Board of Overseers of the Bar v. Matthew J. Miller

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Docket No.: BAR-18-2

Issued by: Maine Supreme Judicial Court

Date: March 1, 2018

Respondent: Matthew J. Miller

Bar Number: 004097

Order: Immediate Interim Suspension

Disposition/Conduct: Immediate Interim Suspension

M. Bar R. 23

By an Information of February 16, 2018, pursuant to M. Bar R. 23 the Board of Overseers of the Bar's Bar Counsel has requested the interim suspension of former (now administratively suspended) attorney Matthew J. Miller. Mr. Miller was provided an opportunity to respond to the Board's filing and the Court has considered the record as thus far submitted by the parties.

As a result, based upon his plea of guilty and resulting federal conviction and judgment imposed upon him on December 19, 2017 for the serious crime of Accessing with Intent to View Child Pornography, an Order of Interim Suspension from the practice of law in Maine is now imposed upon Matthew J. Miller, effective immediately.

Dated: March 1, 2018

Thomas E. Humphrey
Associate Justice
Maine Supreme Judicial Court