SOUTHFIELD, Mich., January 2, 2014––Jill Miller, a partner at Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, P.C., has been named an Up & Coming Lawyer by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. Jaffe CEO Bill Sider made the announcement.
Miller counsels independent sales organizations, point of sales (POS) providers and other clients in card processing, mobile payments, automated clearing house (ACH) and electronic fund transfer businesses on contractual, corporate, and compliance matters. She keeps businesses appraised of legal and regulatory developments, including compliance with Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover rules. She also advises clients on buying and selling merchant and residual portfolios. Her clients are primarily entrepreneurs that rely on her expertise to negotiate agreements, settle disputes and to benefit from her industry knowledge and connections.
She routinely speaks at conferences, forums and panels educating her clients and peers on a local and national level, including the Northeast Acquirers Association, Southeast Acquirers Association, Midwest Acquirers Association and the Western States Acquirers Association. She is also an active writer. Miller blogs for electronicpaymentslaw.com and has been published in multiple national trade publications, including Transactions World Magazine, ISO & Agent, Greensheet, Transaction World Magazine and The Michigan Business Law Journal. She is also an active leader and member in the Electronic Transaction Association (ETA) in Washington, D.C. The ETA is an international trade association representing more than 500 companies, from financial institutions to independent sales organizations.
Miller is a graduate of the Michigan State University College of Law, and she received her bachelor’s degree in accounting from Eastern Michigan University.
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Michigan-based Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss is recognized throughout the nation as a relationship-based, highly qualified, full-service business law firm. With an outstanding reputation for providing sophisticated legal services and counsel to businesses of all sizes, family-owned enterprises, individuals and entrepreneurs, Jaffe has more than 100 attorneys in its Southfield, Detroit, Ann Arbor, Philadelphia and Naples offices.
Among the Firm’s practice areas are appellate, aviation, corporate, criminal, e-commerce, electronic banking, employee benefits, environmental, estate planning, family law, financial services, franchise law, immigration, insolvency & reorganization, insurance, intellectual property, information technology, litigation, labor, mergers & acquisitions, mortgage banking, property tax appeals, public finance, real estate, securities and tax law.