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Joseph R. Miller

Joseph R. Miller
Patrick T. Caine
Maria J.R. Goncalves


Mr. Miller is a business and immigration attorney with over twenty-five years of legal experience. His lending practice focuses on precious metals financing (including consignment, leasing and other hedging mechanisms) but also includes a significant amount of traditional commercial lending. He acts as outside legal counsel to the collateral agent in a number of multi-lender facilities. He also maintains an extensive immigration practice, and serves as legal counsel to several Fortune 500 companies, as well as a number of closely-held businesses, colleges and universities, non-profit organizations and individuals. His immigration practice ranges from securing temporary visas (including B-1, B-2, E-1, E-2, E-3, F-1, H-1B, H-1B1, H-2, H-3, J-1, L-1, O, P, R and TN visas), to obtaining permanent residence based on employment status (including the labor certification process) and family relationships, to nonimmigrant and immigrant visa consular processing. Mr. Miller also provides business representation to medical practices, owners of hotels and resorts, jewelry designers, artists and interior designers.


The George Washington University (B.A., 1982)
The George Washington University National Law Center (J.D., 1987)
Managing Editor, The George Washington University Journal of International Law and Economics

Bar & Court Admissions

Rhode Island (1987)
U.S. District Court, District of Rhode Island (1988)

Professional Memberships & Associations

Mr. Miller serves as a member of the Banks & Trusts Committee, the Labor Law and Employment Committee and the Confidential Assistance Committee of the Rhode Island Bar Association. He is also a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.



Mr. Miller was the long-standing Vice Chair of the Rhode Island Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and Chair of its Governance Committee. He currently serves as a Member of the Board of Directors of the Epsilon Educational Foundation of the Sigma Chi Fraternity. He also serves as Chair of St. Joseph's Church's Finance Council. Mr. Miller and his family live in Providence, Rhode Island.

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