As of January 22, 2017, Mr. Millar is no longer accepting new clients.

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MICHAEL MILLAR, ESQ.

Attorney at Law

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    Trials
    Litigation

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    Consumer
    Protection

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    Business
    Law

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    Real
    Estate

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    Realtor®
    Defense

About Michael Millar

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Michael Millar is a lifelong resident of New Jersey. He is a graduate of Point Pleasant Beach High School, Lafayette College and Vermont Law School. Between college and law school, he served as a combat arms officer in the United States Army, rising to the rank of Captain. While in law school, he served as associate editor of the law review and interned with the Environmental Crimes Section of the United States Department of Justice. After law school, he clerked for two trial judges in Atlantic County. Mr. Millar taught MBA level business law and risk management classes at the University of Phoenix for ten years. He has been practicing law for more than twenty years. He is an experienced litigator who handles cases from initial interview through trial. He is admitted in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Mr. Millar is a member of the Ocean County Bar Association, the New Jersey State Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association.

Mr. Millar is of-counsel to the law firm of McCusker, Anselmi, Rosen & Carvelli, P.C. ("MARC"), where he manages the firm’s South Jersey office located in Toms River, New Jersey. MARC also has offices in Florham Park, New Jersey and in New York City. The firm has approximately thirty attorneys on staff.

The focus of Mr. Millar’s law practice is business, real estate and commercial litigation with an emphasis on prosecuting and defending claims made under consumer protection laws including the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act. Mr. Millar's clients range from individuals to Fortune 50 companies including real estate brokers, title insurance companies, insurance brokers, and mortgage companies. Mr. Millar is involved in all aspects of commercial and residential real estate including both transactions and litigation. He handles construction disputes, construction liens, commercial and residential leases and landlord tenant matters.

If you you need legal representation, you should contact Mr. Millar today.

The initial consultation is free.

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Professional Negligence Law
  • Consumer Protection Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Business Law

BAR ADMISSIONS
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Pennsylvania

EDUCATION
  • Vermont Law School (J.D. 1992; Member, Vermont Law Review)
  • Lafayette College (A.B. 1984)

MR. MILLAR HAS RECENTLY:

  • Successfully represented a large mortgage company against claims made by a borrower of alleged violations of RESPA, TILA and the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act in the refinancing of a mortgage on plaintiff’s home;
  • Obtained summary judgment against a plaintiff for claims made against a real estate broker and its agents relating to the sale of a home alleged to contain “toxic mold”;
  • Obtained summary judgment against a plaintiff who claimed a violation of the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act by a real estate broker and its agents for alleged misrepresentations made concerning the condition of the home;
  • Obtained the dismissal of two different actions brought against real estate brokers and their agents for dog bites to social guests of the tenants / dog owners;
  • Obtained dismissal against a plaintiff alleging professional malpractice against an insurance broker for the alleged failure to provide adequate counsel and advice relating to commercial construction.
  • Obtained dismissal against a plaintiff alleging professional malpractice against title insurance broker where the plaintiff alleged that the title insurer negligently failed to identify the correct parcel of land or pay the correct amount of taxes and liens at closing.
  • Obtained a dismissal of a class action lawsuit brought against a title insurance broker alleged to have withheld funds above and beyond the actual costs incurred at closing.
  • Successfully defended an adverse possession action brought against the owners of a parcel of commercial property by adjoining landowners.
  • Successfully defended a multinational corporation in a products liability matter for the manufacturer of a component part of a refinery.
  • Successfully defended a multinational corporation in a products liability matter for the manufacturer of a component part of a machine used to produce envelopes.
  • Negotiated contracts related to interstate and international sale, transportation and cryo-storage of donor human ova for use in fertility clinics.

As of January 22, 2017, Mr. Millar is no longer accepting new clients.

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Offices
98 East Water Street
Toms River, NJ 08753

210 Park Avenue
Suite 301
Florham Park, NJ 07932

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