Miller Legal
Miller Legal Tyler 507-247-4700 Minneapolis/St. Paul 877-492-6620

Legal Assistants

Our staff is here to serve our clients, answer questions and take the time needed so they understand all the options available in designing their plans.

  • • Constantly training and getting updates on new laws and processes to help ensure the best possible service for our clients.
  • • Use the latest technology and software available to create highly customized estate and business planning documents.
  • • Systems in place to ensure a smooth process during the creation and follow-up of client documents.
  • • Backup systems in place to ensure the integrity and longevity of client files.
Carrie Birath

Carrie Birath
Strategic Assistant to Atty Miller & Office Manager

Carrie Birath is the Office Administrator and Strategic Assistant to Attorney Miller. Carrie received her Bachelor degree in Finance from Mankato State University. Carrie began her career with the firm in 2000.

Carrie spends much of her time on our systems and processes and how we can improve our service. She also is the key liaison for financial advisors, insurance advisors and accountants we work with.

Carrie also manages our technology development. We recognize the opportunity to use technology to serve our clients more efficiently.

Carrie lives on a farm outside of Lake Benton with her husband and two boys. She enjoys gardening, cooking and spending time with her family.

Monica Lutterman

Monica Lutterman
Strategic Assistant

Monica assists with trust administration, probate, and medical assistance.

Monica has a strong bookkeeping and financial background gained from her experience working in both public accounting and private accounting prior to joining the firm.

Monica lives in Tyler, MN with her husband and their very spoiled dog.

Gretchen Tommeraasen

Gretchen Tommeraasen
Funding Coordinator

Gretchen Tommeraasen serves as a Funding Coordinator for Miller Legal. Gretchen has the responsibility of maintaining and processing client financial information.

Gretchen worked in a company giving her experience with legal documents for 5 years prior to starting her career with Miller Legal in 2011. Gretchen also has a banking background of 6 years which helps her understand the importance of financial planning.

Gretchen was born and raised and still currently lives in Tyler, Minnesota with her husband and two children.

Kathy Wilmes

Kathy Wilmes
LifePlan Coordinator

Kathy Wilmes began working at Miller Legal in July 2010 and is currently the LifePlan Coordinator and Funding Assistant. Miller Legal is committed to creating and maintaining estate plans that work by offering the LifePlan Maintenance Program.

Previously, she worked for over 20 years in the Business Office of RTR Schools primarily in the payroll department.

Kathy grew up in Tyler Minnesota, is married to Mark and has a daughter, Lindsay. When not at work, Kathy is very active in Relay For Life, the Lake Benton Opera House and loves to read, walk and spend time with family, friends and kitty, Torii.

Bethanni Jobe

Bethanni Jobe
Client Services Coordinator

Bethanni is the Client Services Coordinator and is responsible for scheduling appointments for all of the attorneys. Bethanni manages client expectations, questions, and ensures that clients receive necessary information for their meetings.

Before joining Miller Legal Bethanni worked at nursing homes where she saw first-hand the importance of making sure your assets are protected.

Bethanni grew up in Tyler, MN where she currently resides with her husband and two children.

Jana Votava

Jana Votava
Funding Assistant

Jana Votava joined the Miller Legal team in April 2015 as a Funding Assistant. Jana works with clients and their financial institutions to process and maintain accurate asset information and titling.

Jana previously worked for a medical billing company in Brookfield, Wisconsin for 10 years and also has a background with insurance.

Jana grew up in Marshall, Minnesota and currently lives on Rock Lake with her daughter. Jana enjoys reading and spending time outdoors and with family and friends.

Tabitha Long

Tabitha Long
Receptionist

Tabitha Long joined the Miller Legal team in December of 2012. She is the Receptionist at the Tyler Office and is responsible for receiving incoming calls for both the Tyler and Rochester office and dispatching them accordingly. Tabitha is also responsible for starting the process of all new client information.

In her free time Tabitha enjoys scrapbooking and hanging out with her three children, family, and friends.

Tami Dorenkamper

Tami Dorenkamper
Strategic Assistant

Tami Dorenkamper joined the Miller Legal team in September 2016. Tami assists the attorneys with all our client’s corporate and farm related legal matters.

Tami lives in Ivanhoe, MN with her two dogs. When not at work Tami loves to walk, hunt, and spend time with her nephews and niece.