Lance Miller is admitted to practice in New York and California. His principal areas of practice are commercial, retailing and distribution, cross-border mergers and acquisitions and financings.

His experience includes working with financial institutions and funds throughout Asia, Latin America and the US. He is widely recognized for his work in corporate and commercial matters involving branded apparel and accessories, electronic goods, consumer products, power, telecommunications, advertising and downstream petrochemicals. Prior to joining DLA Piper in October 2005, he was the Southeast Asia Managing Partner for Coudert Brothers LLP in charge of Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia.

Lance has been recognised as a leading lawyer in Japan by Chambers Asia Pacific for Corporate/M&A, Japan, since 2012 and for Employment (2012, 2013 and 2014). Lance has been described by Chambers Asia Pacific 2013, as a "very smart and hands-on lawyer, with highly effective negotiation skills and a keen awareness of Japanese business conventions." He won the Lawyer Monthly award for "Corporate & Commercial Lawyer of the Year 2013" in Japan. Chambers Asia Pacific 2015 has described him as "time, cost and value-conscious…reliable and responsive" and in 2017 as having a "great understanding of client expectations." and in 2018 "commercial knowledge of what to do and his local insight."