Justin O. Milligan 2018-02-15T14:47:55+00:00
JUSTIN O. MILLIGANAssociate Attorney, Personal Injury Lawyer
Background and Experience:

Mr. Milligan has been litigating personal injury cases since he began his practice of law in 2003 after graduating Cum Laude from Empire Law School in Santa Rosa, California.

Mr. Milligan started his legal career working for the insurance industry. In that capacity, he defended the insurance carriers against the very claims that are now being handled at the Law Offices of Michael Fiumara for injured plaintiffs.   Fortunately, for Fiumara & Milligan Law, PC Mr. Milligan quickly realized that he preferred to work for injured plaintiffs and not the defense or the insurance industry.  However, the knowledge and experience that Mr. Milligan acquired is invaluable to our current clients. It taught him how the insurance defense attorneys truly operate to minimize and deny valid personal injury claims.

During the time Mr. Milligan worked on behalf of the insurance industry he handled cases ranging from premises liability matters to serious wrongful death cases.  He also learned how the insurance defense industry uses deceitful and unethical tactics to reduce the chances of success for the injured plaintiff.

From 2006 to 2010, Mr. Milligan opened his own law practiceMilligan Law, where he only handled plaintiff personal injury cases.  In this new role, Mr. Milligan handled a variety of plaintiff person injury cases.  Mr. Milligan has either favorably settled or successfully litigated every case on behalf of his clients.

While working for his own Law Firm, Milligan Law, Mr. Milligan represented a variety of injured plaintiffs.  In one case, Mr. Milligan represented a bicyclist who was run over by a car, a thrill seeker who slipped and injured herself at an amusement park, and  handled numerous serious automobile collision cases—all obtaining GREAT RESULTS.

Mr. Milligan is a member of the experienced and highly skilled personal injury attorneys at Fiumara & Milligan Law, PC.   In addition, Mr. Milligan has worked with other experienced attorneys and law firms involving complex mass tort class actions and complex commercial litigation.

Mr. Milligan’s legal experience acquired in California, Washington, D.C., and in the state of Maryland has given him a keen sense of awareness of his clients’ rights.  Mr. Milligan works hard to stay current on the important issues and topics of the day. Mr. Milligan’s current knowledge keeps him ahead of the curve and able to deliver the very best quality legal service for the firm’s diverse client base.


Mr. Milligan is a graduate of the Empire School of Law in Santa Rosa where he earned the Witkin’s Award for the top grades in both Contracts and in Criminal Law.  He graduated in the top 10 of his class of 2003.

  • Empire College Law School, Santa Rosa, California
    • Honors:
      Cum Laude
    • Honors: top 10 of his class of 2003
    • Honors: Witkin’s Award for the Top Grades in both Contracts and in Criminal Law, 2003

Honors and Awards

Sonoma County Pro Bono Award, Sonoma County Public Law Library

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Sonoma County Bar Association, Member
  • California DUI Lawyers Association, Member
  • State Bar of California, 2003 – 2014
  • NORML, Legal Committee Member

Mr. Milligan’s first priority is to serve the clients of this law firm with his wide variety of legal experience and his true life experiences that he acquired from living and practicing on the West Coast and the East Coast.

Community and Volunteer service

In 2007, Mr. Milligan received the Sonoma County Pro Bono Award on behalf of the work he did for the Sonoma County Public Law Library.  He organized and held several fund raisers including “Music for the Law Library” which was held at CHOPS Teen Club, another nonprofit, located in the Old Railroad Square District in Santa Rosa, California.

In that same year, Mr. Milligan volunteered for the Rule 18 Committee of the Sonoma County Civil Bench Bar.   There he was assigned to review Local Rule subdivisions and suggest modifications and improvements.

In 2011, Mr. Milligan served as a Volunteer Adjunct to the District Court of Fairfax, Virginia for Fairfax Opportunities, Alternatives, and Resources.



Mr. Milligan fights hard to get you the best possible outcome for your case.  You have come to the right place for legal representation that is personally tailored to your particular needs. WE know what you are going through, and are here to walk with you and your loved ones through this very difficult time. Our Law Firm’s main focus remains—always getting the best results for you.  We tie our success to yours.

For over a decade, Mr. Milligan who is a highly experienced and skilled legal team member has zealously fought and has successfully won millions of dollars for the firm’s personal injury clients in and out of the courtrooms of Northern California.  Mr. Milligan believes in a strong, collaborative, and a big law firm team-approach to the practice of personal injury law which has yielded the “best” results for the law firm’s personal injury clients.  The results speak for themselves.

Mr. Milligan never rests on his laurels and strongly believes that the practice of personal injury litigation should be practiced with undivided dedication and conviction to serve those most in need of legal representation.  Finally, Mr. Milligan stands by his mantra and the firm’s slogan since the Firm’s founding in 1992—-“The right attorney makes all the difference.” At this law firm, we fight for the MAXIMUM compensation for injured plaintiffs!

Please call our office at (707) 571-8600 in our centrally located Santa Rosa office in Sonoma County or call our office in San Rafael in Marin County at (415) 492-4507 to schedule a free and confidential case evaluation.  If you call after hours, ask one of our professional and friendly operators to please contact you immediately to one of our personal injury attorneys.