Philip Milks

Orchid Advisors — Executive Director, Manufacturing Practice

Philip Milks is the Executive Director of the Regulatory Advisory Services practice with Orchid Advisors, delivering advisory and technical implementation services to members of the firearms industry. Phil entered the firearms industry working for the National Shooting Sports Foundation while pursuing his law degree. Upon completion of his legal studies he went to work for Remington Outdoor Company (ROC) in the midst of its period of rapid expansion. While at Remington, Phil served the executive team as the leader of ROCs corporate compliance function which included ATF, Import, and Export (ITAR and EAR). Phil played a key role in advising ROC to facilitate the acquisition of manufacturing entities, the move of major manufacturing facilities to the southern United States and implementing SAP as a leading ERP system. Phil also operates FFL Law, a law firm devoted solely to serving firearms industry members in need of legal services.