About Barb


Barb Miller is a seasoned trial lawyer committed to representing individuals in a range of legal matters. With a focus on personalized service and a compassionate approach, she specializes in:

  • Divorce and Family Law: Navigate the complexities of divorce with a skilled partner who understands the intricacies of family law. Barb is dedicated to helping you achieve the best possible outcomes in matters of child custody, alimony, and marital property division.
  • DUI and Criminal Defense: Facing criminal charges can be overwhelming. Whether it’s a DUI or other criminal matters, Barb provides robust defense strategies to protect your rights and secure a fair legal process.
  • Juvenile, Guardianship, and Custody Rights: When it comes to protecting the vulnerable, especially children and grandparents, Barb’s expertise is invaluable. She offers dedicated support in cases of juvenile law, guardianship, and advocating for grandparent custody rights.


Professional Background:

  • Experienced Trial Lawyer: With 40 years of legal practice, Barb Miller brings a wealth of experience and a proven track record of success in the courtroom.
  • Former Prosecutor: Her background as a prosecutor provides her with unique insights into the criminal justice system, ensuring comprehensive and effective representation.
  • Extensive Legal Education: Barb earned her Juris Doctor in 1984 from Hamline University School of Law in Saint Paul, Minnesota, and holds a Bachelor of Letters and Sciences in English, awarded in 1981 by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She is also a member of an Honorary English Fraternity, recognizing her academic excellence.


Personal Commitment:

  • Community Engagement: Barb is deeply committed to her community, actively participating in church and civic service. Her roles include serving five years on the City of Hudson Advisory Parking Board, leadership in the Girl Pioneers, and positions on the Board of Directors for both a cooperative association and a startup non-profit organization.
  • Family Life: Barb is married and a proud mother of two children, embodying the balance between professional dedication and personal life.


Your Legal Advocate and Community Leader

Barb Miller is not only your advocate in the courtroom but also a dedicated leader in your community. Trust her extensive experience and community-focused approach to guide you through your legal challenges.


Assistant District Attorney (1985-1989): Barb Miller served as an Assistant District Attorney in both Portage and Eau Claire Counties, Wisconsin. During her tenure, she handled a wide range of legal proceedings, including:

  • Numerous criminal jury trials
  • Court trials and motion hearings
  • Juvenile hearings and child support cases
  • Traffic-related matters
  • Civil cases under district attorney jurisdiction such as wage claims


Private Practice (1989-Present): Building on her substantial experience in public service, Barb established her private practice in Hudson, Wisconsin. Her practice areas encompass:

  • Family Law: Providing compassionate and competent legal support for family-related issues.
  • Personal Injury: Advocating for those injured due to the negligence of others.
  • Criminal and Traffic Defense: Offering robust defense in criminal and traffic cases.
  • General Litigation: Addressing a broad range of litigation needs.


Trust Barb Miller’s decades of legal experience combined with a personal commitment to each client’s unique needs. Whether navigating complex legal challenges or planning for the future, Barb provides the expertise and care you deserve.


Barbara Miller has been a pillar of legal excellence in Wisconsin for over 40 years, diligently serving clients with a blend of deep knowledge and dedicated advocacy. As a member in good standing with the Wisconsin Bar Association, she holds licenses to practice across the State of Wisconsin and in Federal Court for the Western District of Wisconsin.


Professional Credentials:

  • Licensed Trial Attorney: Expert in conducting trials and handling a diverse array of cases in various legal fields.
  • Wisconsin Bar Association Member: Upholds the highest standards of legal practice as recognized by peers and the governing body.
  • Federal Court Admittance: Qualified to represent clients in high-level federal cases, ensuring expertise that spans beyond local jurisdictions.


Commitment to Clients:

  • Analytical Prowess and Diligence: With her well-developed analytical skills, Attorney Miller pursues the best outcomes for all client matters, ensuring every angle is considered and every option explored.
  • Dedication and Trust: Her commitment to legal service has not only earned the trust and respect of her clients but has also solidified lasting relationships within the community.
  • Professional Integrity: Barbara's work ethic and professionalism are the cornerstones of her practice, fostering trust and dependability.


Choose Barbara Miller for Reliable Legal Representation When you need a seasoned attorney who will fight for your rights and work tirelessly to secure a favorable outcome, turn to Barbara Miller. Her experience, combined with a personal commitment to her clients, makes her a distinguished advocate in the legal community.