Michele S. Mirman is an award-winning personal injury lawyer with over 43 years of experience. She has won over $1 billion in awards and settlements for her clients. She’s known as a tough negotiator and an excellent trial lawyer.
Ms. 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.
Awards and Achievements
Ms. Mirman is the President of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, and a Past President of the Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association.
She has served on judicial rating committees for different New York State organizations, earned Lifetime Achievement to America’s Top 100 Attorneys, is recognized as a high stakes litigator and enjoys an outstanding 10 ranking from Avvo.
Over Four Decades of Experience
Michele S. Mirman has been an active member of the New York State Bar for 43 years. She is licensed to practice in:
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.
In addition, Ms. 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 AllinBklyn, 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 research into brain cancer in children).
She is a Trustee of the New York City Lower East Side Tenement Museum, one of the leading organizations celebrating the contribution immigrants have made, in addition to being a Trustee of the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy. While heading the Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association, she drove fundraising for Safe Homes Project of Brooklyn which provides shelter and services to abused women and children.