Charles Miller specializes in litigation in connection with debt and equity securities and derivatives, and structured financial products. Mr. Miller has extensive experience advising corporations, total return funds, high net worth individuals, and other market participants with respect to their positions in securities, derivatives, and structured products, including potential legal claims relating to such positions. Mr. Miller has extensive knowledge of, and experience with, a broad range of financial products, including asset-backed securities, collateralized debt obligations, and structured derivative transactions effecting risk transference through trust structures. Mr. Miller is also experienced in litigation arising in connection with the purchase and sale of residential mortgage-backed securities (“RMBS”), including agency and private label RMBS, as well as collateralized debt obligations (“CDOs”) securitizing or synthetically referencing RMBS and other assets. Mr. Miller has extensive knowledge of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, including securities claims pursuant to Sections 11, 12, and 15 of the ’33 Act, and Section 10(b) and Rule 10b-5 of the ’34 Act.
Mr. Miller has extensive knowledge of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (“ISDA”) form derivative contracts and related
protocols, and remains current with respect to potential changes to derivative execution and clearing pursuant to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
Mr. Miller is a 1997 graduate of the Fordham University School of Law, where he taught trial advocacy as an adjunct professor following graduation.