Elizabeth (Beth) Milito

Senior Executive Counsel, National Federation of Independent Business

Beth MilitoBeth has been with National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) as the Senior Executive Counsel since March 2004. She previously worked at the U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs where she defended the agency in employment and labor lawsuits and was responsible for training and counseling managers on fair employment and HR practices.

Ms. Milito has testified before Congress, federal agencies, and state legislatures on the small business impact of labor and employment issues. She also comments and writes regularly on small business cases before federal and state courts. Ms. Milito frequently counsels businesses facing employment discrimination charges, wage and hour claims, wrongful termination lawsuits, and in most other areas of human resources law. She also provides and develops on-line and on-site training on a variety of employment law matters and is a frequent media spokesperson on employment and labor matters.

She is a graduate of the University of Maryland School of Law and The George Washington University.