Elyse Stiner is a founding partner of CLG. She focuses her practice primarily in workers’ compensation and helping injured workers get the benefits they deserve. Elyse also handles civil litigation matters, including personal injury, premise liability and civil rights law. In addition to appearing before the Workers’ Compensation Commission, Elyse practices in General District Court, Circuit Court, and Federal Court in the Eastern District of Virginia.
Elyse received her Juris Doctorate, Cum Laude, from the University of Miami. While in Miami, Elyse dedicated her time to providing legal services to low income clients. She obtained leadership positions in public interest law school organizations and spent time with both the public defender and the American Civil Liberties Union. She was rewarded with a public interest scholarship for her efforts. Elyse previously worked with the Legal Aid Justice Center and provided pro bono services to individuals living in Section 8 housing.
Elyse’s public interest background shapes her perspective and provides a unique insight that enriches her interactions with injured clients. As a lawyer dedicated to helping the injured seek justice, Elyse continues to achieve her goal of consistently helping others.