Steven L. Miracle


 

slm@mtfn.com

111 East Kilbourn Avenue, 19th Floor
Milwaukee, WI 53202

Steven L. Miracle is an attorney in Meissner Tierney’s litigation practice group. He primarily represents insurers and their insureds in a wide variety of civil matters involving both liability and insurance coverage issues for both personal and commercial lines. He also advises insurers on extra-contractual claims handling issues, including bad faith and duty to defend issues. Additionally, Steven defends businesses against professional liability claims. He has litigation experience in both state and federal courts.

Prior to joining Meissner Tierney, Steven worked as an Associate Attorney for several years at an insurance defense firm in Milwaukee. While in law school, Steven served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Joan Kessler of the Wisconsin Court of Appeals and was actively involved in Moot Court, where he sharpened his advocacy skills in national competitions. Steven is currently a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin’s Insurance & Member Benefits Committee.

Honors


  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch (2022 – Present)

Professional Organizations


  • State Bar of Wisconsin, Insurance & Member Benefits Committee
  • Milwaukee Bar Association
  • Wisconsin Defense Counsel
  • DRI

Speeches & Publications


  • Speaker, Bad Faith Insurance: Legal Risks and Imperative Actions to Take, The Knowledge Group Webinar (September, 2022)
  • Speaker, Bad Faith Insurance Claims, National Business Institute Seminar (April 2021)
  • Speaker, Property and Torts Update, Wisconsin Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (September, 2016)
  • Speaker, Unfair Claim Settlement Practices, Calumet Equity Mutual Insurance Company, (May, 2015)

Marquette University Law School, J.D., 2013, cum laude
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, B.A., 2008, cum laude


  • Wisconsin
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
  • United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit

Articles & Videos


California Court of Appeals Pushes Back on Bad Faith “Set Up”

Steven L. Miracle Given the potential for the award of punitive damages and attorney’s fees, third-party claimants and their counsel...
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The 2023 Edition of “Best Lawyers in America” Recognizes 13 MTFN Attorneys

Best Lawyers in America recognizes nine Meissner Tierney Fisher & Nichols S.C. shareholders in their 2023 edition. Additionally, two shareholders...
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Claims Adjusters or Lawyers? Federal Court Sees No Difference.

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The 2022 Edition of “Best Lawyers in America” Recognizes 13 MTFN Attorneys

Meissner Tierney Fisher & Nichols S.C. is proud to announce that nine of its shareholders were recently selected for recognition...
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MTFN LAWYERS OBTAIN 7TH CIRCUIT AFFIRMANCE ON BUSINESS DEFAMATION CASE

We are pleased to share that Shareholder Mark Malloy and Attorney Steven Miracle received 7th Circuit Court of Appeals affirmance...
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Meissner Tierney Welcomes Steven Miracle as an Associate Attorney

Meissner Tierney is pleased to welcome Steven Miracle as an Associate Attorney. In his new position, Steve will focus his practice...
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