2015-16 VSB President
Edward L. Weiner, of Fairfax, will be inaugurated as the seventy-seventh president of the Virginia State Bar and will assume that post after the annual meeting in June 2015.
Weiner, founder and senior partner at Weiner Spivey & Miller PLC, is a former chair of the VSB Conference of Local Bar Associations. He is immediate past president of the Fairfax Bar Association and a past president of the Fairfax Law Foundation. He was also appointed by the Supreme Court of Virginia to serve on the faculty of the Virginia State Bar’s Harry L. Carrico Course on Professionalism.
Weiner is a member of the board of directors of the George Mason University Center for the Performing Arts and host of an annual Law Day celebration that benefits the Fairfax Law Foundation’s pro bono programs. Weiner is the founder of Jazz 4 Justice, a fund-raising model that partners local bar associations with university music departments to raise money for legal aid and pro bono programs as well as music scholarships.
Weiner graduated from the State University of New York at Binghamton. He received his law degree from the University of Richmond and his LL.M in international law from the Georgetown University Law Center.
He and his wife, Maura, have two daughters, Maurissa and Brianna.
Updated: March 9, 2015