Attorney Dana B. Miles, a founding partner of Miles Patterson Hansford Tallant, LLC, has practiced law in Forsyth and Dawson counties for over 25 years. He specializes in general corporate and business litigation with a significant emphasis on local government law as he serves as City Attorney for both Cumming and Dawsonville.
Attorney Miles is active in the local community and has served as Chairman of the Forsyth County Zoning Board of Appeals. He has an interest and specialty practice in real estate based litigation. Miles is also a past President of the Forsyth County Rotary Club, the Blue Ridge Bar Association and the Forsyth County Bar Association.
Throughout his career, Miles has also been extensively involved in the following:
Georgia Bar Association, having served as
- Exective Committee Treasurer
- President of the Young Lawyers Section
- Chair of the Professionalism Committee
- Member of the Disciplinary Review Panel and the Disciplinary Investigative Panel
- Board of Trustees of the Institute of Continuing Legal Education
Circuit Vice-President of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
Chairman of the Board of the Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce
Member of the founding class of Leadership Forsyth
Georgia Judicial Nominating Commission
- Chief Justice's Commission on Professionalism
Born in Toronto, Ontario, Miles received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Emory University in 1977 and his law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1980. He has served in the offices of President, Secretary, Treasurer and District Representative for the Law School Alumni Council at the University of Georgia.
Mr. Miles and his wife Mary Ann are blessed to have their children and grandchildren living in the area. They are members of the Pleasant Grove Methodist Church.
If you would like to schedule an appointment with Mr. Miles, please call 770-781-4100 and ask to speak with his assistant, Rebecca Williams, or access our contact form here.