Samuels Miller believes in the importance of making a lasting impact in the communities we serve through continued involvement and volunteerism.

Our attorneys serve in leadership positions and on governing boards of charitable, religious, professional, business and governmental organizations, and are involved in community and civic activities dedicated to improving the quality of life in Decatur and the surrounding  community.

Samuels Miller volunteers with:

  • Community Foundation of Decatur
  • Decatur Memorial Hospital
  • Webster-Cantrell Hall
  • United Way
  • Decatur Family YMCA
  • The Salvation Army
  • Macon Resources
  • Decatur Area Arts Council
  • Catholic Charities
  • Heritage Behavorial Health Center
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Community Health Improvement Center

Our attorneys are involved at every level with local churches, such as the First Baptist and United Methodist churches, and school associations, such as St. Teresa High School, the Lutheran School Association, Maroa-Forsyth School District, the Richland Community College Foundation and the Decatur Public Schools Foundation.  By giving our time and serving on boards like the Greater Decatur Chamber of Commerce, Decatur Public Library, Decatur Housing Authority, and Illinois State Bar Association, Samuels Miller holds professional and community involvement as a core firm value.

Samuels Miller has been recognized for its work in the community.  The firm received the John C. McAndrews Pro Bono Service Award, the Illinois State Bar Association’s highest pro bono honor, for its active participation in the Land of Lincoln pro bono program and the guardianship program sponsored by Catholic Charities.  Our attorneys have also received the Decatur Bar Association’s Russell D. Hoerbert Pro Bono Award and the Decatur Legacy’s Do Something Great Awards for outstanding professionals.