Ed Weiner is founder and Senior Partner of Weiner and Associates, which later became Weiner, Spivey & Miller, PLC. He has been an active member of the Fairfax Bar Association since 1980, and is a past President. He has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Fairfax Law Foundation since January 2002 and is a past President. He has served on the Virginia State Bar Council of Local Bar Leaders as a member and as Chair of the Council. Ed serves on the Virginia Supreme Court Professionalism Faculty and is President of the Virginia State Bar.
A graduate of the State University of New York at Binghamton, Ed received his J.D. from the University of Richmond and his LL.M in International Law from Georgetown University Law Center. He has appeared before the U.S. Supreme Court and has numerous published state and federal court decisions. Many of his cases have received national media attention.
Ed is the national fundraising chairman for the Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis Foundation, a member of the Board of Directors of the George Mason University Center for the Performing Arts, a 5-year platinum level fundraiser for the American Cancer Society and host of an annual Law Day celebration which benefits the Fairfax Law Foundation’s Pro Bono programs. Ed and his wife, Maura, have two daughters, Maurissa and Brianna.
PRACTICE AREAS: Medical Malpractice; Personal Injury.
BORN: Suffern, New York
EDUCATION: Law School:University of Richmond, J.D., 1980; Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M. (International Law), 1993
COLLEGE: State University of New York at Binghamton, B.A., 1977
Professional Honors & Activities/Biography: Delta Theta Phi. Listed in Who's Who in Business Leaders, 1996-1997. Nominated Top 5% of Virginia Lawyers and Superlawyer by Richmond Magazine. Fellow: Fairfax Law Foundation (President, 2006).
Publications & Reported Cases: Russ v. Destival, 267 Va. 458 (2004); United States vs. Gooding - 695 F.2d 78 (1982); Roshan vs. Fard - 705-F.2d 102 (1983).
Bar Admissions:Virginia State Bar (Member, Executive Committee); Local Bar Leaders; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Virginia Trial Lawyers Association; Fairfax Bar Association (Member Board of Directors, 2005).
Court Admissions: 1980, Virginia, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit; 1983, U.S. Supreme Court
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