Jonathan Miller

Associate
Toledo
One SeaGate
Suite 1700
Toledo, OH 43604
P 419.254.5273
F 419.242.0316
P 419.254.5273 | F 419.242.0316

Overview

Mr. Miller focuses his practice in the area of employment law, with an emphasis on workers' compensation defense and general litigation matters. He represents and counsels large and small companies on these issues in a diverse range of employment-related matters. In addition to his involvement in the aforementioned areas, he has experience in crafting Medicare Set Asides. His goal is to help companies avoid litigation by identifying issues before they arise. Should legal action be required, Mr. Miller has extensive defense experience at both the administrative level and trial and appellate levels.

Experience
  • Statewide practice in all aspects of defending workers' compensation claims
  • Successful defense of numerous .512 and Mandamus Actions
  • Successful defense of numerous VSSR applications and OSHA citations
  • Defense of employers in post-administrative appeals filed in common pleas courts throughout Ohio, including preparing pleadings, developing litigation strategy, deposing fact and expert witnesses, completing all activities necessary for trial preparation, representing employers at jury trials and, where appropriate, negotiating and concluding settlements
  • Monitoring claims regarding post-allowance issues such as terminating compensation, claim reactivation, permanent partial disability claims, motions for additional conditions, permanent total disability claims, requests for surgery or additional medical treatment and the necessity of continuing medical treatment
  • Advising employers regarding risk management and claims administration practices
  • Investigating workplace incidents/accidents and occupational disease claims
  • Obtaining, assessing and evaluating medical evidence
  • Assessing the value of claims
Services

Industries

Education

  1. The University of Toledo College of Law, J.D.
  2. Eastern Michigan University, B.S., Political Science

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio
  2. Michigan

Recognitions

  • Selected to Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Transportation Law (2021) 

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • Toledo Bar Association - Member
  • Columbus Bar Association - Member
  • International Committee on Health Care-Certified Medicare Set-Aside Consultant
  • Ohio Self Insured Association

Insights

  1. Alerts
    2021 Outlook on Business and Employment-Based Immigration (Nov 11, 2020)
    Governor DeWine Requests BWC Send $5 Billion Dividend to Ohio Employers (Nov 2, 2020)
    Public Employee Loses First Amendment Retaliation Claim After Publicly Posting a Racial Slur on Facebook That Caused Sufficient Workplace Disruption (Oct 14, 2020)
    DOL Updates FFCRA Regulations, Effective 9/16/2020, in Response to Federal Court Decision (Sep 15, 2020)
    EEOC Acknowledges Limitations to Its Enforcement Powers in Recent Opinion Letter (Sep 14, 2020)
  2. Presentations
    "Managing the Interplay between the FMLA and Workers' Compensation" - Roetzel Employment Services Webinar (2018)
    "Medicare Set Asides: Assessing the Benefits and Analyzing the Risks of Submission" - Ohio School Board Association (OSBA) (2016)
  3. Firm News
    Eleven Roetzel & Andress Attorneys Selected to Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch (Aug 20, 2020)
    Roetzel Transitioning to Virtual Work Environment (Mar 16, 2020)

Overview

Mr. Miller focuses his practice in the area of employment law, with an emphasis on workers' compensation defense and general litigation matters. He represents and counsels large and small companies on these issues in a diverse range of employment-related matters. In addition to his involvement in the aforementioned areas, he has experience in crafting Medicare Set Asides. His goal is to help companies avoid litigation by identifying issues before they arise. Should legal action be required, Mr. Miller has extensive defense experience at both the administrative level and trial and appellate levels.

Experience
  • Statewide practice in all aspects of defending workers' compensation claims
  • Successful defense of numerous .512 and Mandamus Actions
  • Successful defense of numerous VSSR applications and OSHA citations
  • Defense of employers in post-administrative appeals filed in common pleas courts throughout Ohio, including preparing pleadings, developing litigation strategy, deposing fact and expert witnesses, completing all activities necessary for trial preparation, representing employers at jury trials and, where appropriate, negotiating and concluding settlements
  • Monitoring claims regarding post-allowance issues such as terminating compensation, claim reactivation, permanent partial disability claims, motions for additional conditions, permanent total disability claims, requests for surgery or additional medical treatment and the necessity of continuing medical treatment
  • Advising employers regarding risk management and claims administration practices
  • Investigating workplace incidents/accidents and occupational disease claims
  • Obtaining, assessing and evaluating medical evidence
  • Assessing the value of claims

Education

  1. The University of Toledo College of Law, J.D.
  2. Eastern Michigan University, B.S., Political Science

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio
  2. Michigan

Recognitions

  • Selected to Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Transportation Law (2021) 

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • Toledo Bar Association - Member
  • Columbus Bar Association - Member
  • International Committee on Health Care-Certified Medicare Set-Aside Consultant
  • Ohio Self Insured Association

Insights

  1. Alerts
    2021 Outlook on Business and Employment-Based Immigration (Nov 11, 2020)
    Governor DeWine Requests BWC Send $5 Billion Dividend to Ohio Employers (Nov 2, 2020)
    Public Employee Loses First Amendment Retaliation Claim After Publicly Posting a Racial Slur on Facebook That Caused Sufficient Workplace Disruption (Oct 14, 2020)
    DOL Updates FFCRA Regulations, Effective 9/16/2020, in Response to Federal Court Decision (Sep 15, 2020)
    EEOC Acknowledges Limitations to Its Enforcement Powers in Recent Opinion Letter (Sep 14, 2020)
  2. Presentations
    "Managing the Interplay between the FMLA and Workers' Compensation" - Roetzel Employment Services Webinar (2018)
    "Medicare Set Asides: Assessing the Benefits and Analyzing the Risks of Submission" - Ohio School Board Association (OSBA) (2016)
  3. Firm News
    Eleven Roetzel & Andress Attorneys Selected to Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch (Aug 20, 2020)
    Roetzel Transitioning to Virtual Work Environment (Mar 16, 2020)