Dana R. Bucy Miller is a Maryland attorney whose practice focuses on counseling individuals and business owners on civil and tax matters. She prides herself on excellent client communication skills and utilizing a collaborative approach. She works with clients to generate creative solutions and evaluate all options to achieve the best outcome. She has experience drafting contracts and negotiating terms, mediating disputes, conducting discovery, advising on the tax implications of transactions, and performing estate accountings. She is also committed to providing pro bono assistance through the Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service and counseling start-up nonprofit groups.
Dana graduated summa cum laude from Bard College at Simon’s Rock in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts and dual majors in Psychology and Politics, Law, and Society. She received her J.D., cum laude, from American University Washington College of Law in 2011. During law school, Dana was a senior staff member of the American University International Law Review, a founding member and inaugural editor-in-chief of the American University Arbitration Brief, and a competing member of the Society for Dispute Resolution. Dana also received her Master of Law in Taxation from the University of Baltimore in 2015.
Dana currently serves as an adjunct at American, coaching teams for the Alternative Dispute Resolution Honor Society. She is a member of both the MSBA and ABA Sections of Taxation, and is always seeking to further explore the law through research and writing. Prior to founding DM Law, LLC, Dana worked as a legal editor, a project manager for large scale litigation discovery, and as an associate and supervising attorney at a mid-size Baltimore area firm.
Dana R. Bucy Miller
221 Mountain Road, Pasadena, Maryland 21122
DM LAW, LLC
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DM Law is an innovative law practice serving business owners, artists, and creative entrepreneurs in the areas of business, tax, and intellectual property.
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Formation and consultation on sole proprietorships, partnerships, LLCs, and corprorations. Drafting of articles, bylaws, and operating agreements.
Review, negotiation, and drafting of contracts, nondiscolure agreements, and licensing agreements.
Preparation of Wills, Advanced Directives, Health Care Powers of Attorney, and Financial Powers of Attorney.
Assistance with filing for, obtaining, and maintaining nonprofits. Drafting of bylaws and 501(c)(3) application preparation.
Tax planning and controversy assistance for individuals and businesses. Negotiation of payment plans and offers in compromise for both state and federal tax matters.
Service as a third party neutral for private mediation proceedings.
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"Dynamic, sharp, flexible and exacting, Dana Miller is one of the best legal counsels I've ever had the honor of working with. She possesses a financial and institutional understanding of the music and film industry, yet at the same time holds compassion for the culture and trade for the life of an artist. A very rare mix of abilities and talents.
- Shodekeh Talifero, Musician
Dana's professional knowledge is immeasurable! As a creative professional I am constantly on deadline and I don't have a lot of time to read through pages and pages of legal documents and sometimes I simply don't understand them all, but with Dana's help I am able to astutely speak with clients about contracts.
- Jermaine Bell, Designer
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