Of all the media agents I've ever known, none has been as paranoid or distrustful of the media as Lisa Miller. She not only goes out of her way to keep her name out of the public eye, but she insists that her clients never, ever have any contact with the press.
I can't tell you how many of Miller's clients over the years told me they were forbidden by her to communicate with me (or other columnists, I presume) no matter how innocuous the inquiry. The irony, of course, is that the bulk of those clients are members of the media themselves -- including her husband, Brant Miller, who's been a Chicago TV weatherman and radio deejay for decades.
So I have no doubt that it must be killing Miller to see her name and her company, Miller Broadcast Management, being splashed all over the media in connection with a lawsuit she recently filed against a former client, longtime Chicago radio personality Jonathon Brandmeier.
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