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Joseph M. Miller

Joseph M. Miller, Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Practice Areas

  • Health Law
  • Business Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Securities and Equity Finance

Admitted to Practice in

  • Iowa
  • Arizona

Contact Information

Joseph M. Miller
Associate Attorney
Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Phone: (319) 731-2237
Fax: (319) 365-8443

Joseph’s Assistant

Name: Clare Birdsell
Phone: (319) 731-2314

About Joseph M. Miller

Joseph represents companies and individuals in matters relating to business and healthcare. Joseph draws on his experience as a federal judicial clerk, in-house counsel, and an attorney at a large law firm in Phoenix, Arizona, to provide enduring and practical solutions to his clients. Joseph is admitted to practice in both Iowa and Arizona. Joseph is also fluent in Spanish.

The following are representative of the services Joseph provides:

  • Health Law – Compliance programs, HIPAA compliance planning, including the Business Associate Toolkit, Stark and Anti-kickback analysis, CHOW analysis for business transactions, review of employment and recruiting agreements, and compliance training.
  • Business Law – M&A, securities and venture capital, corporate formation, including non-profits, commercial contract review, and outside general counsel.


  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces (2010-2011)
    • Law Clerk to Judge Jamie Baker
  • University of Iowa, J.D. (2010, with Honors)
    • Iowa Law Review Board, Volume 95
  • Brigham Young University, B.A. (2005, with University Honors)

Professional Affiliations

  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • American Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association

Awards and Recognitions

  • 2015 Top 50 Pro Bono Attorneys in Arizona
  • 2014 Adoption Attorney of the Year, Volunteer Lawyers Program/Children’s Law Center

Community and Personal

  • Volunteer Adoption Attorney, Children’s Law Center (2012 – 2015)
  • Boy Scouts of America (2011 – Present; Assistant District Commissioner (2015 – 2017); Unit Executive (2017 – Present))
  • American Cancer Society, Survivor/Volunteer (1994 – Present)
  • Cedar Rapids Community Schools Foundation, Board Member (2017 – Present)
  • Junior Achievement, Volunteer Teacher (2018 – Present)

Speeches and Publications

  • HIPAA Business Associate Toolkit (2017)
  • HIPAA Risks and Cyber Security Landscape in the Health Care Industry, Moderator, Health Care Compliance Association, Scottsdale Regional Conference (2017)
  • Contracting for Physicians: Employment (and Recruitment) Agreements, Presenter, University of Iowa Pediatric Residency Program (2017)
  • Fraud and Abuse – Legal Aspects of Health Care, Guest Lecturer, University of Iowa Executive MHA Program (2018)
  • The Business of Physical Therapy, Presenter, University of Iowa Physical Therapy Program (2018)

Recent News Updates

From the Desk of Joseph M. Miller

Tech Companies Responsible for HIPAA Compliance? You Bet.

Tech Companies Responsible for HIPAA Compliance? You Bet.

It is an exciting time for technology businesses considering or already providing services in the health care space. While technology is driving the growth of big data in health care, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights (OCR) is taking steps to ensure the security and privacy of patient medical records, also known as protected health information (PHI).

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