“ We carefully evaluate all aspects of a case before agreeing to accept it, but once we do, our clients can be certain we will be their most passionate advocates.”

Offices

 

New York

Mills & Edwards, LLP

14 Penn Plaza

20th Floor

New York, NY 10122

Phone: 212.635.2969

Fax: 212.635.2905

 

Philadelphia

1500 Walnut Street, Suite 800

Philadelphia, PA 19102

Phone: 215.279.8810

Fax: 484.842.7034

 

DMills@MElawNY.com

www.MElawNY.com

Donte Mills, Esq.

Founding Partner

 

> Police brutality and wrongful arrest > Criminal law > Auto accidents

> Trip and falls/Slip and falls > General negligence

 

Experienced in all areas of complex civil litigation, Donte recently recovered a large award for the family of a man who died while in the custody of the New York City Police Department. Many other verdicts of Donte’s have been featured in the New York Law Journal, as well as in other publications, including a million dollar award for a mother who witnessed her child being struck and killed by a car and a 1.2 million dollar verdict for a client injured in his apartment.

 

Honors

Named one of the Top 10 lawyers in America under 40

Law Professor at Temple University Law School 

Guest lecturer at Columbia University

Published in Super Lawyer Magazine

Million Dollar Advocates Forum invitee

Published in New York Times as a New York Metro Area's Outstanding Young Lawyer

Published in New York Magazine, “Top Verdicts & Settlements,”

Member, Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commission,

  Twelfth Judicial District

Proclamation from the Mayor of the Township of North Brunswick, NJ

  (for service to the community)

Creator of the annual Martino Harmon Service Award, awarded to members of the community for excellent service

 

Admitted

Supreme Court of the United States

New York State Bar

United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio

 

Education

J.D., Temple University, James E. Beasley School of Law, 2005

B.A. University of Toledo

 

Associations and Memberships

American Association for Justice

American Bar Association

New York City Bar Association

New York State Trial Lawyers Association