Ruth Miller

177 Bovet Road
Suite 600
San Mateo, CA 94402
650. 574. 1215

32002.jpgDr. Ruth Miller practices Family Law in San Mateo and other selected counties in Northern California. A Family Law Specialist, she has additional qualifications in the area of divorce, including a thorough grounding in interdisciplinary aspects of divorce (sociological, psychological and historical) which led to her Ph.D. in Human and Organizational Systems. In addition to her family law practice, she is available for consultation in Social Psychology of divorce settlement and litigation.

Dr. Miller is the author of California Divorce: Through the Legal Maze, a 1988 divorce guide for the public. She completed a new edition in 1997. Portions of the book are occasionally found on Divorce Online.

Ruth Miller served for 8 years as the original chair of the Family Law Specialization program for the Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California. There are approximately 1000 Certified Family Law Specialists in California today, of which Ruth Miller is one.

Dr. Miller is a member of the prestigious, approximately 1500 member, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, and was the 1987 president of the Northern California Chapter. She was the second chair of her local Bar Association Family Law Section, and for 16 years administered a program for the local judges which provided volunteer lawyers to act as judges 2 days a week.

Dr. Miller is past president of Queens Bench, the San Francisco Bay Area Association to promote interests of women in the legal profession and the judiciary. She has lectured and written extensively in the area of divorce.

Finally, Ruth Miller has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America, 1987 - 1999 editions.