Milton C. Johns is a founding attorney at the law firm, Day & Johns, PLLC. He has been in private practice for over 17 years and has spent almost 30 years in government and defense contracting arenas in a variety of roles. He is an adjunct professor of Business Law at Northern Virginia Community College, and a former adjunct professor of business law at Strayer University in Woodbridge, Virginia and of legal research and writing at George Mason University School of Law.
A graduate of George Washington University with a B.A. in Political Science, he earned a Master’s Degree from that school in Security Policy Studies. His Juris Doctorate was awarded by the George Mason University School of Law with High Honors.
Mr. Johns has appeared and argued in General District, Juvenile and Domestic Relations District, and Circuit Courts of numerous Virginia jurisdictions, and the Supreme Court of Virginia. He is also admitted to practice and has appeared and argued in U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Virginia. His primary areas of practice are in business litigation, corporate law and formation, government contracts and serving as counsel for government contracting companies. This practice includes drafting and review of nondisclosure agreements, teaming agreements, contracts (prime and sub), compliance review and advice (FAR, DFARS, ITAR, EAR, SBA), novations, mergers and acquisitions, GSA Schedules, NISPOM security matters and employment law. His litigation efforts include discovery, motions practice, and bench and jury trials. Other practice areas include intellectual property, export control (ITAR/EAR), employment law, personal injury, criminal and civil defense, domestic relations, wills, employment, consumer, collections, bankruptcy and landlord/tenant law.
Mr. Johns has served as an elected representative to the Prince William County School Board since 2004, and since 2008 has served as the Chairman at Large. Mr. Johns was awarded the Aeronautical Merit Cross, second class, by the government of Spain in 1995. He is published in fiction and nonfiction.