Michele S. Mirman

America’s Top 100 Attorneys®

Michele S. Mirman has been an active member of the New York State Bar for 40 years.  She is licensed to practice in New York, New Jersey, California, Connecticut, Florida and Washington D.C., as well as the Federal Courts of New Jersey and the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York and is a member of the Supreme Court of the United States.  Mrs. Mirman is President elect of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, immediate Past President of the Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association, has served on judiciary rating committees for different New York State organizationsearned Lifetime Achievement to America’s top 100 Attorneys, is recognized as a high stakes litigator and enjoys an outstanding 10 ranking from Avvo.

Mrs. Mirman’s trial experience focuses on resolving serious personal injury and wrongful death cases that include, medical malpractice, assault, and injuries resulting from defective machinery and equipment.  In 1985 she won the then highest verdict in the United States ($4 million) on behalf of a rape victim.

In addition, Mrs. Mirman is committed to making a difference in her community.  She sponsors little league teams in Washington Heights through the Victor Lebron Little League and is a member of AllinBrooklyn, a women’s organization that provides grants to groups that strengthen Brooklyn.  She is a longtime supporter of both the Brooklyn Kindergarten Society (which raises money for preschools in underprivileged neighborhoods in Brooklyn) as well as the Making Headway Foundation (which raises money for children’s brain cancer research).  She is a Trustee of the Tenement Museum of New YorkCity, one of the leading organizations celebrating the journey of immigrants into this country as well as the contribution immigrants have made.  While heading Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association she drove fundraising for Safe Homes Project of Brooklyn which provides shelter and services to abused women and children.

Education

  • Antioch School of Law – JD, 1976
  • Sarah Lawrence College – BA, 1973

Memberships

  • Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association – Immediate Past President
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association – President Elect
  • Inns of Court of King County
  • Brooklyn Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Bar of the City of New York

Community Involvement

  • Tenement Museum of New York – Board of Trustees
  • AllinBrooklyn
  • Brooklyn Kindergarten Society
  • The Making Headway Foundation
  • Victor LeBron Little League