Settlement Coordinator and Title Agent
Steve works for the law firm as a closing coordinator making the initial contact with clients and agents, ordering titles and surveys and assisting with scheduling. He also works on the back-end assisting in real estate post closing matters.
Steve has worked for the law firm's affiliated title agency since 1998 and is licensed in Virginia for two national title insurance companies. Following his original career as a telecommunications technician he acts as the liaison for the law firm for its Information Technology, telecommunications and equipment needs.
Callie S. Bailey
Callie joined our firm in November 2022. Callie is responsible for assisting Paul Melnick and the Trusts and Estates team. She graduated from George Mason University in May 2019 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Government and International Politics with a Minor in Legal Studies. Prior to joining our firm, she worked as a paralegal for a local Elder Law firm. When she's not in the office, Callie enjoys the beach and trying out new restaurants.
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Desiree joined our firm in July 2022. Desiree is primarily responsible for assisting John C. Altmiller and Heather R. Steele on the litigation team and other attorneys on an as-needed basis. Desiree graduated from George Mason University in 2012 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology, Law & Society with a minor in Intelligence Analysis. She also received her Master’s Degree from George Mason University in Forensic Science in December 2015. With a decade of experience, Desiree previously worked in other areas of the law including, trust/estate administration, medical malpractice and personal injury. Desiree enjoys spending time with her family, completing puzzles and relaxing when she is not in the office.
Steve began working with our firm in January 2024.
Aisyah joined our firm in August of 2022 and has been assisting the litigation team.
She attended Virginia Commonwealth University, where she earned her Bachelor's of Fine Arts in 2021. Prior to joining the firm, she has served in mission driven organizations dedicated to spreading cultural awareness to the community.
She has a curiosity for the legal system and looks forward to learning about the ins and outs of court. When she's not in the office, you can find her relaxing at home with a book or cooking home meals for her loved ones.
Tiesha joined the firm in July of 2022. She is a Washington D.C. native and has attended Gibbs College for Criminal Justice and The University of Phoenix for Social Work. Prior to joining the firm, she worked for a tree company that serves the NOVA area.
In her spare time, Tiesha enjoys cooking, writing and reading, and spending as much time as possible with her two sons. You can also find her listening to her favorite music Jazz, as well and enjoying the great outdoors.
Senior Real Estate Paralegal
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Estefanie joined the firm in February 2023 as a senior paralegal for our transactional real estate team, and primarily works alongside Susan M. Pesner, Nana K. Yeboah, and Janna E. Wolff. Prior to joining the firm, Estefanie worked as settlement processor for about ten years with various title companies. In addition to her experience with real estate transactions, she is also a licensed title producer for Virginia, Maryland and DC. In her spare time, Estefanie enjoys spending time with her two grandkids, her cockatiel, Maxwell, and her Irish wolfhound/terrier mix, Daisy.