- J.D., Washington University in St. Louis [Assoc. Editor of Journal of Law Policy]
- B.A., The Johns Hopkins University
- District of Columbia
- U.S. District Court, District of Columbia
- U.S. Court of Federal Claims
- District of Columbia Court of Appeals
- Maryland Court of Appeals
Ms. Stafiej represents clients in litigation before state and Federal courts and administrative agencies, and provide counsels clients in a variety of matters, including:
- Litigation involving Title VII, ADA, wrongful discharge, confidentiality agreements, trade secrets, and restrictive covenants; conducts workplace investigations and audits; advises on day-to-day employment law issues.
- Bid protests before GAO, agencies and in the Court of Federal Claims; teaming agreements; contract disputes between prime contractors and subcontractors; and issues arising under the Federal Acquisition Regulations.
- Representation of clients through all phases of litigation, including case assessment, dismissal motions, discovery, discovery and trial motions, summary judgment, mediation, settlement discussions and negotiations, trials, and appeals in federal and state courts, and before administrative agencies and arbitrators on claims involving employment matters, business contracts, business torts, trade secrets, non-disclosure and non-compete and non-solicitation and non-use agreements, premises liability, government contracting matters, and debt collection.
Ms. Stafiej is a graduate of The Johns Hopkins University and received her Juris Doctorate from Washington University in St. Louis, where she was Associate Editor of the Journal of Law & Policy. Prior to joining Potter & Murdock, P.C., Ms. Stafiej was an associate in the Insurance and Reinsurance groups of Troutman Sanders, LLP, and Ross Dixon & Bell, LLP. Prior to law school, Ms. Stafiej spent three years working at the U.S. Embassy in Bucharest, Romania as Personal Assistant to the Ambassador. Ms. Stafiej is a certified kundalini yoga instructor.