Portrait of


Government Experience

  • U.S. Federal Trade Commission—Trial Attorney (1991-1994)
  • U.S. Department of Justice: Antitrust Division—Trial Attorney (1998-2004), Assistant Chief of Litigation 1 Section (2004-2010)


  • Emory University, B.A. economics (1986)
  • George Mason University, J.D. (1991)


  • District of Columbia
Joseph M. Miller, Partner Washington, D.C.
Phone: +1.202.624.2809
1001 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20004-2595

Joseph M. Miller is a partner in Crowell & Moring's Washington, D.C. office and a member of the firm's Antitrust and Health Care groups, where he advises clients on a broad range of health care and antitrust issues, including health care reform risk and regulatory issues arising under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and developing corporate compliance policies.

Joe is the former general counsel of AHIP, the national trade association of the health insurance industry, where he was at the forefront of critical legal, regulatory, and policy issues facing the health industry. He supervised a team of attorneys on all aspects of AHIP's legal work, including policy development, strategic advice, and general corporate work. Joe also served as AHIP's policy lead on cybersecurity.

Before joining AHIP, Joe served as assistant chief of the Department of Justice (DOJ) Antitrust Division's Litigation 1 Section, where he was responsible for antitrust enforcement in the health industry and other sectors. Joe spearheaded the Division's competition advocacy program in the health care sector, providing advice and testimony to state and federal government officials. His previous experience also includes serving as lead attorney on DOJ’s antitrust investigations in multiple industries, including paper products, appliances, beer, newspapers, and steel. He started his legal career as a trial attorney in the Federal Trade Commission's Bureau of Competition.

Joe is a frequent presenter at AHLA, ABA Antitrust Section, trade associations, American Conference Institute, AHIP conferences, government agencies, and private organizations.


Admitted to practice: District of Columbia

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Speeches & Presentations

  • "Health Care Expansion: Good for Consumers?” ABA – 64th Antitrust Law Spring Meeting, Washington, D.C. (April 8, 2016). Presenter: Joseph M. Miller.
  • "Health Care Recovery," Crowell & Moring's Second Annual In-House Recovery Conference, Dana Point, CA (March 10-11, 2016). Presenters: Robert T. Rhoad, Chris Flynn, Joseph Miller, and Matthew Verzally.
  • "Managed Care Mega Mergers, Part I: Antitrust Analysis," American Health Lawyers Association Webinar (October 30, 2015). Presenter: Joseph M. Miller.
  • "Dominant Providers and Dominant Plans: The Antitrust Issues," AHLA Health Plan In-House Counsel Institute, Washington, D.C. (June 29, 2015). Panelist: Joseph M. Miller.
  • "Mitigating the Risk of Anti-Trust Violations with Business Strategies: New Concerns and Recent Cases," American Conference Institute, 6th Annual Advanced Forum on Managed Care Disputes & Litigation, Chicago, IL (May 14, 2015). Panelist: Joseph M. Miller.
  • "American Arbitration Association 2014 Healthcare Dispute Resolution Innovation and Strategy," The State of Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), Dallas, Texas (November 14, 2014). Co-Chair and Panelist: Joseph M. Miller.
  • "Do Health Care Mergers Deliver Better Health Care?" ABA Antitrust Section Spring Meeting, Washington, D.C. (Spring 2014). Panelists: Margaret Guerin-Calvert (Compass Lexecon), Melinda Reid Hatton (American Hospital Association), Joseph M. Miller, and Jeffrey Perry (Federal Trade Commission).
  • "The Alternative is Worse: Why Health Care Providers Should Welcome Antitrust Enforcement," MacEachern Symposium at the Kellogg School, Northwestern University (June 2013). Presenter: Joseph M. Miller.


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Dec.08.2015 Crowell & Moring Expands Antitrust and Health Care Groups with Partner Joseph M. Miller
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