Areas of Practice
  • Mississippi College School of Law, J.D., 1984
  • University of Mississippi, B.B.A., 1978
Bar Admissions
  • Mississippi, 1985
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1988
  • 5th Cir., 1988
  • D.C. Cir., 1988
  • S.D. Miss., 1985
Dennis Miller
Suite 800
190 E Capitol St
Jackson, MS 39201
601.949.4776 tel
601.949.4674 fax

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Dennis Miller is a partner in the firm's Government Relations Practice Group and practices from the firm's Jackson office. With his practice focused primarily on legislative and governmental relations, as well as public utility law, Mr. Miller combines his corporate and public service experience to serve clients across a broad range of industries.

Mr. Miller is a graduate of the University of Mississippi, where he received his Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, and from Mississippi College School of Law, where he was awarded a juris doctor degree. He has previously held the position of Senate Sergeant-at-Arms for the Mississippi State Senate and as a staff attorney in the Senate Legislative Services office. He has also served as Senior Attorney for the Mississippi Public Service Commission and as the Regional Public Affairs Manager for a major paper company. Additionally, he is the author of the Mississippi Chapter, Lobbying, PACs and Campaign Finance: 50 State Handbook.

Mr. Miller is a member of the Capital Area Bar Association, the Sections of Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental Law, and Gaming Law of The Mississippi Bar. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Mississippi Forestry Association and the Business and Industry Political Education Committee (BIPEC). Mr. Miller is an Adjunct Professor of Law at Mississippi College School of Law teaching the course, Legislation.


  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2019 (Copyright 2018 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC) in the areas of Energy Law and Government Relations Practice (listed annually since 2001)
  • Recognized by Best Lawyers® as the 2018 Government Relations Practice "Lawyer of the Year" in Jackson-MS
  • Named "Jackson Best Lawyers'® Government Relations Practice Lawyer of the Year" 2013
  • Recognized in "Chambers USA – America's Leading Lawyers for Business" in the area of Energy & Natural Resources (listed 2011–2015)
  • AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rating in Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2010 U.S. Army War College National Security Seminar participant




  • "Lobbying, PACs and Campaign Finance"
    50 State Handbook, Mississippi Chapter


  • Capital Area Bar Association
  • Mississippi Bar Foundation (Fellow)
  • Mississippi Forestry Association (Board of Directors)
  • The Mississippi Bar (Member, Sections of Gaming Law and Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental Law)
  • United States Tennis Association (Southern Section, Treasurer 2013–2018)
  • USTA, Mississippi (President, 2011–2012)