South Florida’s Leaders In The Law

Leaders In The Law presents the 2018 South Florida’s Leading Lawyers, a special section featuring exceptional lawyers and law firms practicing in the region.

Finding the right lawyer for any legal issue is a difficult but important decision. We invite you to use this publication as a resource to help eliminate the guesswork of selecting legal counsel. Whether offering legal services in personal injury or medical malpractice, real estate or family law or in numerous other practice areas, these lawyers are available and ready to help you no matter how complex your legal issues may be.

Included this year is a list of some of the largest verdicts and settlements with the names of litigators/law firms who have won “big” for their clients in the last year. Starting at $500,000 and ascending to a whopping $49,268,906 these cases have been litigated by some of South Florida’s elite lawyers, many of whom are featured in these pages.

To learn more about these leading lawyers and law firms and Leaders In The Law, please visit leadersinthelaw.com. For any questions on this section or if you’d like to be included in the future, please contact me at .


Kevin Vermeulen
CEO, Leaders In The Law

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Roberta Mandel

Roberta Mandel

Civil and Criminal Litigation, Family Law, Appellate

Law Offices of Carlos del Amo


Tractor Trailer/Commercial Motor Vehicle, Wrongful death, Personal injury

Phillip J. Sheehe | Civil Litigation & Trial Practice

Sheehe & Associates, PA

Commercial Litigation, Insurance Litigation

Ratzan Law Group

Ratzan Law Group

Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Commercial Law

Burlington & Rockenbach, P.A

Armas Bertran Pieri

Complex Commercial Litigation, Class Actions and Multi-District Litigation

Diana Santa Maria P.A.

Law Offices of Diana Santa Maria P.A.

Attorneys who understand, who care, who can help.

Jay Cohen, P.A.

Michael J. Schlesinger

Commercial and Probate Litigation

Zarco Einhorn Salkowski & Brito, P.A.

Zarco Einhorn Salkowski & Brito, P.A.

Franchise Law, Commercial Litigation, Trial Lawyers

Alan Goldfarb, P.A.

Hickey Law Firm, P.A.

Plaintiff’s Personal Injury, Cruise Ship Accidents, Car Accidents, and Medical Malpractice

Conrad & Scherer

David M. Garvin

Concentrating on federal white collar crimes and tax defense for over 35 years.

Spencer Fox & Associates

Evan Lubell

Electrocution Death, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, & Personal Injury.

Donna B. Michelson, P.A.

Ty Roland

Electrocution Death, Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, & Personal Injury.

Mark P. Mullen and Associates, P.A.

Robert Boyers

Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Commercial Litigation

Julio C. Acosta

Park Avenue Law LLC

Aviation is All We Do. Transactions – Contracts – Litigation

Dennis M. Campbell

DLD Lawyers

Demahy | Labrador | Drake | Victor |Rojas | Cabeza

Andrew L. Ellenberg

Andrew L. Ellenberg

Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Wrongful Death

Andrew Needle

Andrew Needle

Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Products Liability

Harry Payton

Marco E. Rojas

Corporate, Real Estate, Trust, Estate Planning

Barry A. Stein, Esq.

Harry Payton

Complex Commercial Litigation, Professional Liability, Art Law

Robert S. Steinberg

Russo Appellate Firm

Civil Appeals – Torts, Insurance, Commercial, and Maritime

Andrew Needle

Cohen Bolstein & Ayala

Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Complex Commercial Litigation

Harry Payton

Philip Freidin

Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Whistleblower/Qui Tam

Barry A. Stein, Esq.


Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Car Accidents

Robert S. Steinberg

Lance Harke

Class Actions, Commercial Ligation, Civil Litigation, Business Torts