SIMMS FIRM’S ASSOCIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS
- Fairfax Bar Association
- Washington D.C. Bar Association
- Alexandria Bar Association
- Virginia State Bar Association
- U.S. District Court for Eastern
- District of Virginia
- U.S. District Court for Washington D.C.
Stephanie L. Duran, Esq. — Associate Attorney
Stephanie L. Duran joined the Simms Firm, PLC as an associate attorney in October of 2016. Attorney Duran earned juris doctors in both the United States and Canada as part of a select dual degree program between the University of Windsor and University of Detroit-Mercy.
While in law school, Attorney Duran volunteered as a student attorney for the University of Detroit-Mercy’s Urban Law Clinic, providing legal services to Detroit’s elder community. She also worked briefly for legal aid of Windsor, Ontario, providing valuable services to the Windsor community.
Following graduation from law school in 2011, Attorney Duran returned to Northern Virginia where she began her career as a general practice, civil litigation attorney. Attorney Duran has handled matters including divorce and domestic relations, real estate transactions, real estate litigation, landlord/tenant law, foreclosures, business law, personal injury law, contract law, traffic law, estate planning, probate administration, medical malpractice, guardianship, employment law, and criminal law.
Attorney Duran’s practice with the firm includes civil and criminal matters.