Tony R. Miller

Tony R. Miller is a Co-Founder of Troppito + Miller, LLC, and is Currently a Named Member of Troppito Miller Griffin, LLC, Focusing His Missouri and Kansas Law Practice on:

  • Driving While Intoxicated (DWI)
  • Criminal Law
  • Traffic Defense

Legal Honors Received:

  • Tony has been recognized as a “Super Lawyer” in Kansas and Missouri. To be recognized as a “Super Lawyer”, Tony was voted by his lawyer peers and then selected by Super Lawyers as one of the top 5% of all lawyers in Kansas and Missouri.
  • Tony has been recognized by the “Kansas City Business Journal” in the “Best of the Bar” list.

Tony is an Ex-Prosecutor:

  • In 2001, Tony served as an Assistant Prosecutor before the City of Kansas City, Missouri Municipal Court immediately after law school.
  • In 2003 and 2004, Tony served as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in the Prosecutor’s Office of Jackson County, Missouri.
  • In 2013, Tony was appointed by the Presiding Judge to serve as a Special Prosecuting Attorney in the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit of the State of Missouri (Jackson County, Missouri).

Additional Professional Experience: 

  • Tony was selected to be the law clerk to The Honorable Marco A. Roldan of the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit of the State of Missouri (Jackson County, Missouri).
  • Tony practiced law with the Kansas City firm of Yonke & Pottenger, LLC where he focused in the legal areas of plaintiff’s personal injury, criminal defense, and claimant’s worker’s compensation.

Educational Background:

Tony Miller Attorney Super Lawyers
  • He graduated from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law in 2001 with a Juris Doctorate.
  • He graduated from Baker University in 1998 with a degree in Political Science.
  • Educational Honors: He was on the Dean’s List, which means he maintained a 3.5 grade point average or higher in law school for each semester that he was recognized.

Law Licenses:

  • Licensed to practice law in Missouri in 2001.
  • Licensed to practice law in Kansas in 2002.


  • Best of the Bar
  • Super Lawyers


  • Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (MACDL)
  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (MATA)
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (KCMBA)
  • Eastern Jackson County Bar Association
  • UMKC Law Alumni Association (Past President / Member)
  • Missouri Bar – YLS Council

Political Career and Professional Positions:

  • Tony was elected to the Jackson County, Missouri Legislature (3rd District – At Large) in November of 2014 and has since been re-elected to a second four-year term beginning January 1, 2019.
  • In 2015, Tony was appointed to serve as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Little Blue Valley Sewer District.
  • He served from 2009 to 2013 as the representative from the legal profession on the Jackson County Drug Commission; spending the last two years as the Chairperson.
  • In 2011, he was named to the Jackson County Prosecutor Advisory Committee to assist the County Executive in the selection of the Prosecuting Attorney due to a vacancy in the office.
  • Tony served on the Law Alumni Board of the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law as President for the 2017-2018 term.
  • He is a member of the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, the Committee for County Progress, and served as an elected representative of District 3 to the YLS Council of the Missouri Bar.
  • In 2013, Tony served as a Co-Chair for the Calvary Community Outreach Network’s Holiday Harvest fundraising drive.
  • In 2014, Tony Co-Chaired the Carnival Fundraiser for CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates).
  • In 2018, he fundraised for the Christo Rey High School through his participation in Dancing with the KC Stars. For a good laugh:


  • Tony is married to Bethany Miller, a local attorney, and they live in Jackson County with their daughters.


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