Lead Firearms Attorney
Orchid Law, PLLC was founded to provide legal services for businesses operating in the firearms industry. By combining practical legal and regulatory services, firearms companies can enlist the services of an attorney who will work with them as a trusted advisor who is aware of their unique position and legal obligations. In addition to legal services, Orchid Law has created relationships with other firearms industry specialists to broaden the spectrum of legal and professional services available to clientele.
Philip D. Milks
Philip’s practice focuses on keeping his clients compliant with federal and state firearms laws and assisting with general transactional matters. Previously leading Remington Outdoor Company’s compliance function for all manufacturing facilities and currently serving clients with Orchid Advisors as a regulatory consultant, Philip has dedicated his professional career to serving businesses within the firearms industry from the largest manufacturers to the smallest start-up company. His experience covers the range of issues faced by firearms businesses, from initial licensing, through product development, commercial transactions, regulated technology implementation, due diligence in mergers and acquisitions, and sunsetting of Federal Firearms Licenses.
Quinnipiac University School of Law, J.D., Magna cum laude
University at Buffalo, B.A., Political Science, Summa cum laude