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Cassandra P. Miller is a Partner at Edelman, Combs, Latturner & Goodwin, LLC, specializing in the practice of consumer law both individual and class action litigation.  She has been appointed class counsel in numerous federal class actions that have resulted in significant recovery to consumers.

Cassandra has spent her legal career helping consumers subjected to unfair and abusive debt collection efforts, as well as assisting consumers correct credit reporting errors, and protecting individuals from deceptive business practices.  Cassandra has successfully briefed, argued and been appointed class counsel in numerous class actions involving issues of first impression.  Cassandra is experienced in a variety of consumer areas and statutes including, but not limited to, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Illinois Consumer Fraud & Deceptive Practices Act, Telephone Consumer Protection Act, and both the Illinois and Federal Whistle Blower Act.   

Cassandra has also successfully help defend consumers being sued by debt collectors attempting to collect a wide variety of types of debts including, credit card, student loans, auto loans, nursing home bills and others.  

Cassandra earned her J.D. in 2006 from the John Marshall Law School, Magna cum laude, and her B.A. in 2001 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  While in law school, she externed for the Honorable Edward Burr in the Circuit Court of Cook County, Law Division, and earned CALI awards for the highest grade in six classes.  

Bar Admissions:

  • Illinois, 2006
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 2007

Education:

  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois, 2006
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Magna Cum Laude
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, 2001
    • B.A.

Representative Cases:

  • Pietras v. Sentry, 513 F. Supp. 2d 983 (N.D. Ill. 2007)
  • Hernandez v. Midland, 2007 Lexis 16054 (N.D. Ill. 2007)
  • Pietras v. Sentry Ins. Co., U.S. Dist. LEXIS 16015 (N .D.Ill. 2007)
  • Hernandez v. Midland Credit Mgmt., 2007 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 16054 (N.D. Ill. 2007)
  • Balogun v. Midland Credit Mgmt., 2007 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 74845 (S.D. Ind. 2007)
  • Miller v. Midland Credit Mgmt., 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 18518 (N .D. Ill. 2009)
  • Miller v. Midland Credit Management, 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 16273 (N .D. Ill. 2009)
  • American Fmaily Mutual Ins. Co. V. CMA Mortgage, Inc., 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 30233 (S.D. Ind. 2008)
  • Herkert v. MRC Receivables Corp., 254 F.R.D. 344 (N.D. Ill. 2008)
  • Walker v. Calusa Investments, LLC, 244 F.R.D. 502 (S.D. Ind. 2007)
  • Frydman v. Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC, 2011 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 69502 (N.D. Ill. 2011)

Languages:

  • Spanish