Lauren E. Miller is an Officer in the firm’s Trust and Estate Department. Her practice focuses on elder law, special needs planning, guardianships and conservatorships, MassHealth Applications and MassHealth appeals. She serves as an advocate for her clients who are in a nursing home, and helps advise families regarding the legal and financial implications of aging in place, moving to an assisted living or moving to a nursing home. Ms. Miller also advises clients regarding asset protection strategies both in advance of the need for long-term care or in crisis situations when the client has done no advance planning.
Ms. Miller graduated summa cum laude from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. She subsequently received her Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles. Prior to joining Fletcher Tilton, Ms. Miller practiced at an estate planning firm. She is admitted to practice in Massachusetts.
Education & Certifications
- Loyola Law School, J.D.
- San Diego State University, B.A. in Political Science, summa cum laude
Ms. Miller is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association and the Massachusetts chapter of the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys. She is also a board member for the Estate & Business Planning Council of Worcester County. While in law school, Ms. Miller was an extern for the Honorable Ernest M. Robles in the Central District Bankruptcy Court. During this time, she also volunteered for the Cancer Legal Resource Center, and was an active member of the Women’s Law Association.
Significant Representation and Achievements
- “The whole process went well. Lauren explained the complicated stuff well. She was always responsive.” R.B., Harvard, MA 2019
- “My experience with Fletcher Tilton was very satisfying and rewarding. I would like to mention the excellent services my family and I received from Lauren Miller: Not only an exceptional attorney, she was very prompt in returning our calls, very knowledgeable and thorough in her duties, and most importantly very compassionate to my family during this difficult time. I truly appreciate all she and her team did for my family, and would highly recommend her and the firm to anyone.” D.N., Shrewsbury, MA
- “It was due to unfortunate circumstances that I came to require legal help for my disabled dependent, and it was due to Attorney Lauren Miller that our predicament has yielded such fortunate results. Mrs. Miller, along with her paralegal, Lainie Petrou, have been diligent and attentive since first contact, and have provided thorough and efficient legal counsel throughout the entire process. I sincerely recommend her services to anyone in need of advocacy when facing issues of disability, elder care, navigation of public benefits and with the behemoth that is Mass Health. I cannot express the gratitude I feel for her exhaustive efforts on our behalf. Thank you, Lauren.” N.E., Roslindale, MA