Milton C. Johns has been in the private practice of law for over 20 years and has spent over 34 years in government and defense contracting arenas in a variety of roles.
Mr. Johns’ primary areas of practice are in business litigation, corporate law and formation, corporate compliance, government contracts and serving as outsourced general counsel for government contracting companies. This practice includes drafting and review of contracts (prime and sub), overall corporate compliance oversight and advice, drafting and negotiating merger and acquisition agreements, and employment law compliance and counseling. Mr. Johns prosecutes and defends bid protests at the Government Accountability Office and at the Court of Federal Claims. He assists clients with establishing Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses, Woman Owned Small Businesses and HUB Zone Businesses. He pursues and defends small business and socioeconomic status protests at the Small Business Administration. He also prosecutes and defends claims under the False Claims Act.
His litigation efforts include discovery, motions practice, and bench and jury trials. Other practice areas include intellectual property, export control (ITAR/EAR), personal injury, criminal and civil defense, domestic relations, wills, employment, consumer law, collections, bankruptcy and landlord/tenant law.
Mr. Johns is admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, the Court of Federal Claims and the Virginia Supreme Court.