Jeff Milsteen

Jeff Milsteen was appointed Chief Deputy Attorney General in 1997. He serves as the principal advisor to the Attorney General on all legal and administrative matters and is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the office. Jeff has served in various capacities in the Georgia Department of Law since he joined the office in 1984, including service as a Deputy Attorney General and Director of both the Labor and Employment Division and the Government Services Division. 
Jeff has chaired a number of national leadership committees within the National Association of Attorneys General. He is a recipient of the Marvin Award, which is awarded each year to "the individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership, expertise and achievement in advancing the goals of the National Association of Attorneys General."  He also currently serves on the Chief Justice's Commission on Professionalism and is a Master member of the Lamar Inn of Court at Emory University School of Law.
Jeff graduated with a B.A. in Political Science from Johns Hopkins University in 1981. He received his law degree in 1984 from Emory University School of Law, where he served as managing editor of the Emory Law Journal. He is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, as well as all federal and state trial and appellate courts in Georgia.