Craig Miller
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP


Craig Miller is a partner in Manatt’s San Francisco office and is the leader of Manatt Financial Services. Craig focuses his practice on representing public and private corporations in a wide range of corporate matters. Over the past 25 years, Craig has led countless transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, and public and private equity and debt securities offerings. He also regularly represents venture capital management companies and their portfolio companies in venture fund structuring, portfolio investments, capital raises and strategic transactions.

Craig counsels both financial institutions and the underwriters and placement agents that service them on securities offerings, branch purchases and sales, and whole bank acquisitions along with day-to-day corporate governance issues and periodic reporting.

A frequent publisher and lecturer, Craig has also served as adjunct assistant professor of law at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, where he taught corporations law.

Bank Failures: Lessons from the Trenches, Observations, and Strategic Outlook