Nevada Workers’ Compensation Attorney Jason Mills has been practicing workers’ compensation law in Las Vegas since 2000 and assists injured workers throughout the state of Nevada.
Jason Mills was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada. He learned respect for hard work from his parents who both worked in busy Las Vegas casinos. At the age of fourteen, he began working after school at a local plant nursery where he further honed his respect for hard work. After graduating from Western High School, Jason Mills attended the University of Nevada Las Vegas and was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society and the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology in 1996. Mr. Mills then attended California Western School of Law in San Diego, California. While pursuing his law degree Mr. Mills joined the law school’s national Gafford Mock Trial Team and was elected to be the Student Bar Association Vice-President. In 2000, Mr. Mills returned to Las Vegas and obtained his license to practice law in Nevada and begun his professional legal career. Mr. Mills also became licensed to practice law in the state of Washington in 2015.
Mr. Mills focuses his practice on Nevada workers’ compensation claims representing Nevada’s injured workers. Indeed, many new clients are regularly referred to him by not only former clients who are highly satisfied with the outcome of their worker’s comp cases, but also from fellow attorneys throughout the Nevada bar who recognize Mr. Mills’ legal skill in the field of Nevada workers’ compensation law. Professionally, there is nothing that Mr. Mills enjoys more than helping Nevada’s injured workers get the benefits they are owed.
Over his career, Mr. Mills has acted as lead counsel on several thousand contested workers’ compensation claims. He has developed a reputation as a tireless advocate for his injured clients. Mr. Mills has successfully litigated workers’ compensation cases through the Nevada Industrial Insurance system at all levels of the administrative law process; from the initial Hearing Office through the Nevada Supreme Court. After his former partner retired from the practice of law in December 2017, Mr. Mills continues to operate and rebranded the law firm as Jason D. Mills & Associates. Jason D. Mills & Associates merged with GGRM on January 1, 2021.
Mr. Mills is also active in the state trial lawyers association, the Nevada Justice Association (NJA). In that capacity, Mr. Mills has both lobbied and testified for the NJA on important issues related to Nevada’s injured workers at the Nevada Legislature since 2015. In 2016 Mr. Mills was elected to the Board of Governors for the NJA. In 2017 Mr. Mills was awarded the NJA’s “Badger Award” for his distinguished service to the association and the people of the State of Nevada. In 2018 Mr. Mills was elected to the Board of Trustees for the Citizens for Justice, the NJA political action committee. In 2018 the State Bar of Nevada selected Mr. Mills as one of the five co-founding board members to serve on the State Bar of Nevada Board of Workers’ Compensation Legal Specialization in order to create and administer a state bar certification and testing process for attorney specialization in the field of Nevada workers’ compensation law. Mr. Mills is also a member of the national trial lawyers association, the American Association of Justice (AAJ) and Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group (WILG).