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Steven A. Merril Selected as a Member of Virginia’s 2013 Legal Elite


Steven A. Merril has been selected as a member of Virginia’s 2013 Legal Elite.

FAIRFAX, VA, February 13, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ — Whitestone, Brent, Young & Merril, P.C., is pleased to announce that attorney Steven A. Merril has been selected as a member of Virginia’s 2013 Legal Elite. Mr. Merril was chosen by his own peers for the honor and was listed in Virginia Business magazine under the category of criminal defense.

A founding principal of Whitestone, Brent, Young & Merril, P.C., Mr. Merril decided to go into law after serving in the United States Army as a lieutenant. As part of his military service, he spent 12 months in Vietnam on a duty tour. After graduating from American University Washington College of Law, Mr. Merril served as a prosecuting attorney for several years.

In 1982, Mr. Merril changed his focus to criminal defense, using his experience to help people accused of committing a crime. With over 30 years of experience, he has handled every type of criminal case including shoplifting, possession of drugs, counterfeiting, money laundering, sex offenses and murder. He uses his knowledge of the criminal system to help his clients understand their rights and their legal options.

Mr. Merril’s dedication to legal ethics and superior skills has earned him the highest rating possible of AV-Preeminent from Martindale Hubbell for the past 25 years.

About Whitestone, Brent, Young & Merril, P.C.

Whitestone, Brent, Young & Merril, P.C., represents clients in Fairfax and throughout Northern Virginia. The firm focuses its practice on criminal defense, personal injury, family law, general civil litigation and estate law. Cases handled by Whitestone, Brent, Young & Merril, P.C., include the following: wills and trusts, DUI, divorce, juvenile offenses, car accidents, drug crimes, child custody, contracts, sex crimes, serious injuries and business formation.

For over 40 years, the law firm has protected the rights of its clients. Staff treats each case differently as they understand that every person’s situation is unique. The firm’s staff, including 10 attorneys, works as a team to ensure that their clients’ goals and needs are met.

When you are dealing with a legal matter, it is important to seek experienced representation. Contact Whitestone, Brent, Young & Merrill, P.C., today at 703-591-0200 to set up an appointment or visit for more information.