Miriam Nemetz is a member of the Supreme Court & Appellate practice in Mayer Brown’s Washington DC office. Miriam has briefed dozens of cases in state and federal appellate courts and the US Supreme Court, and has argued before the US Courts of Appeals for the DC, Second, Sixth and Seventh Circuits. Miriam handles a wide variety of appeals but has developed specialized expertise in cases involving punitive damages and employment-related claims. Since 2009, Miriam has been selected by her peers every year for inclusion in The Best Lawyers In America in the specialty of Appellate Law. She is a co-author of Mayer Brown's Federal Appellate Practice treatise, published by BNA Books in December 2008.
Before joining Mayer Brown in 1997, Miriam served for two years as an Associate Counsel in the White House, where she responded to Congressional and Independent Counsel investigations of the President and White House officials. Previously, she was a litigator at another prominent law firm in Washington DC. After graduation from law school, she served as Law Clerk to The Honorable Edward N. Cahn, US District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.