Prior to founding Milam Law Firm, lawyer Jeffrey Milam spent more than seven years working inside of the Social Security Administration (SSA) as an attorney/advisor to administrative law judges who make rulings on Social Security disability (SSD) and Supplement Security Income (SSI) claims.
Areas of Practice
Social Security Disability
Honors and Awards
Commissioner's Award for Excellence
Distinguished Lawyer, Who's Who-Professional, Martindale-Hubbell
Community Activities and Awards:
Visiting Teacher: James Madison University, Bridgewater College, 1982.
Vice Chairman: Rockingham County-Harrisonburg Democratic Party, 1982.
Valley Christian Center 02-04
Kingdom Ministries 99-03
Pregnancy Care Center 95-02
St. James Episcopal Cathedral 85-92
Fresno OHA with administrative law judges
Affiliations/speaking engagements with County and Mental Health groups, illness/disease support groups YFC, Young Life, Rescue Mission, Vet Center, Rotary Club, Church groups, High Schools.
Sunday School/Youth Teacher: often
Basketball Coach: Clovis West High School-Girls
Soccer Coach: Clovis Soccer Youth League, Odyssey Soccer Club, Clovis West H.S.- Boys
Primary Awards/Credits: good husband to my wife, good father to my children, good son to my parents, and hard worker for my clients, community and church. Others lesser awards include: annual Social Security service awards, including Commissioner's Award for excellence; Sustaining Member, National Association of Social Security Attorneys; Distinguished Lawyer; Who's Who-Professional; Martindale-Hubbell; Virginia Supreme Court appearance and victory; Veteran's service award.
Professional Associations and Memberships
NOSSCR (National Social Security Law Attorneys), 1991 Present
Past Employment Positions
Fresno OHA with Administrative Law Judges, Social Security Attorney-Advisor, 1983 1990
Hoover, Hoover, Penrod and Davenport, Harrisonburg, Va.,, Attorney, Trial Lawyer, 1980 - 1982
Jeffrey Milam, Painter, 1970 1980
Pro Bono Activities
Valley Christian Center, 2002 2004
Kingdom Ministries, 1999 2003
Pregnancy Care Center, 1995 2002
St. James Episcopal Cathedral, 1985 1992
Clovis West High School-Girls, Basketball Coach
Clovis Soccer Youth League, Odyssey Soccer Club, Clovis West H.S. Boys, Soccer Coach