Ms. Milgram previously worked in the criminal section of the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, where she prosecuted hate crimes, official misconduct, and human trafficking cases. She also supervised attorneys and advised local, state and federal prosecutors and law enforcement agents. She was awarded the Justice Department’s Special Commendation for Outstanding Service in December 2004. After leaving the Justice Department, Ms. Milgram served as counsel to Governor Corzine during his last year in the U.S. Senate.Ms. Milgram graduated summa cum laude from Rutgers College, and received a master of philosophy in social and political theory from the University of Cambridge. She received her J.D. from New York University and clerked for U.S. District Court Judge Anne E. Thompson in Trenton.