Miriam R. Epstein, ESQ.

Miriam R. Epstein, ESQ.

Associate

Contacts

(703) 225-3620
Education
  • William and Mary Law School, J.D., 2012
  • Yale School of Drama, M.F.A., 2002
  • Williams College, B.A., cum laude, 1997
Admissions
  • Virginia State Bar
  • District of Columbia Bar
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia

Miriam Epstein is an attorney at Peterson Saylor, PLC. She concentrates her practice in trust and estate litigation and business litigation. Miriam represents clients in all stages of litigation, from early phases of discovery and motions practice through judgment or settlement.

Prior to joining the firm, Miriam served as the law clerk to the Honorable Lorraine Nordlund at the Fairfax County Circuit Court from 2012 to 2013. She is a member of the Fairfax Bar Association and served as a board member of the Young Lawyers Section from 2014 through 2017. She is also a member of the George Mason American Inns of Court, the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, and the Virginia Women Attorneys Association.

As a law student, Miriam was an articles editor for the William & Mary Law Review and President of the Jewish Law Student Association. She was selected as a graduate research fellow for the Center for Legal and Court Technology studying the use of technology in the courtroom and legal issues around social media in state courts. In addition, she coordinated a laboratory trial to assess jury understanding of allegedly fabricated computer evidence, conducted with assistance from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section.

Before law school, Miriam worked as a theatrical sound designer based in Atlanta, Georgia. During her career in theater, she designed over 125 professional plays and musicals. She received two awards and eight nominations for sound design.