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Steven A. Krieger
Mr. Krieger has ten years of public interest advocacy and experience. His passion is helping people gain access to legal remedies, and in serving traditionally underserved or marginalized populations.
Mr. Krieger earned his Juris Doctor from the UCLA School of Law, David J. Epstein Program in Public Interest Law and Policy. Prior to law school, Mr. Krieger earned a Bachelor in Business Administration from the University of Michigan School of Business.
Mr. Krieger has published five articles on access to justice issues:
- Defamation Per Se Cases Should Include Guaranteed Minimum Presumed Damage Awards to Private Plaintiffs, San Diego Law Review (forthcoming 2021);
- The Difficulty in Waiving the Appellate Bond Requirement for Indigent Defendants Appealing from General District Court to Circuit Court Pursuant to Virginia Section 16.1-107, 3 Georgetown Journal on Poverty Law & Policy 1 (2020);
- Low Bono Legal Counsel: Closing the Access to Justice Gap by Providing the Middle Class with Affordable Attorneys, 18 The Scholar: St. Mary’s Law Review on Race and Social Justice (2016);
- Why Our Justice System Convicts Innocent People and the Challenges Faced By Innocence Projects Trying to Exonerate Them, 14 New Criminal Law Review 333 (2011);
- Do “Tough on Crime” Politicians Win More Elections? An Empirical Analysis of California State Legislators from 1992 to 2000, 45 Creighton Law Review 131 (2011).
Mr. Krieger is licensed to practice law in Virginia and the District of Columbia.
Ms. Nguyen is experienced working in family law, contracts, and civil litigation and arbitration both domestically and internationally. She obtained her Juris Doctor from the Georgetown University Law Center and her Bachelor of Arts from Christopher Newport University.
Ms. Nguyen is licensed to practice law in Virginia and the District of Columbia.
Ms. Murphy is, first and foremost, a litigator handling criminal and civil matters and is experienced trying cases before both judges and juries. Ms. Murphy works diligently with her clients to ensure a thorough understanding of the legal process, allowing for informed solutions, whether a case concludes in or outside of the courtroom.
Ms. Murphy is admitted to practice law in the Commonwealth of Virginia, the District of Columbia, and the State of South Carolina. She is also admitted to the bar of United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia and the Supreme Court of the United States.
Ms. Murphy earned her Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, in English, from the College of Charleston and her Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the Charleston School of Law.
Mr. Granoski has been practicing law since 1991. He has represented clients and appeared in state and Federal courts in Virginia and Washington, D.C. James is an experienced litigator and transactional attorney, with a broad-based background of legal work, which includes Civil, Criminal and Commercial Litigation, Commercial Contracts, Mergers and Acquisitions of Small Businesses, Real Estate, Estate Planning and Probate, and Landlord/Tenant representation. Obtaining favorable results for clients is what Mr. Granoski's values the most.
Adele Garmirian is Of Counsel to the firm and has been practicing law in Virginia since 2010. Her professional background includes experience in estate planning and small business law, as well as extensive experience in family law and litigation. Adele strives to be a thoughtful and compassionate advocate for her clients, and to minimize their stress through a process that can often be difficult or overwhelming.
Adele is a member of the Virginia State Bar, and has been named to the Virginia Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list for 2015–2020. Adele earned her Juris Doctor from the George Mason University School of Law, and her Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Virginia Tech.
Ms. Moss began her time with Steven Krieger Law in 2019. She brings a decade of customer service experience to the firm. Often the first point of contact, providing compassionate and empathetic support to clients is where her focus lies.
In her spare time, Ms. Moss enjoys cooking, crafting and spending time outdoors with her husband and dogs.
Mrs. Callas has been working in the legal field since 2010. She brings with her many years of litigation experience in family law, criminal law, personal injury, medical malpractice, and workers’ compensation. She is also an active member of the National Association of Legal Assistants and has received the Advance Paralegal designation in both Family Law and Trademarks.
Mrs. Callas received her associate degree in Paralegal Studies from Dona Ana Branch Community College in New Mexico in 2010. She received her bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from New Mexico State University in 2012. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with friends and family and exercising by either going out for runs or doing Crossfit workouts.
We are looking for an associate attorney with at least 3 years of litigation experience in Virginia. Here is the full job description.