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Seth Michael Lehrman

Seth Michael Lehrman

Practice areas:

Class Action, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death

About Me


Seth M. Lehrman litigates class actions, in state and federal courts in Florida, California, and across the United States. He represents consumers and businesses in class action and whistleblower cases to hold corporate wrongdoers accountable.


 


Mr. Lehrman also serves as class-counsel in class action cases involving hidden fees, unfair insurance practices, dangerous or defective products, consumer fraud, false and deceptive advertising, and credit reporting issues.


 


Mr. Lehrman is an experienced electronic discovery practitioner and is a Certified E-Discovery Specialist by the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists (ACEDS).


 


Mr. Lehrman is a member of the The Florida Bar, the State Bar of California, and various other federal courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court. He is also a member of the American Association for Justice, serves on the AAJ's Public Education Committee, Florida Justice Association, and Broward County Justice Association. The Legal Aid Society of Broward County has recognized Mr. Lehrman several times for his outstanding contribution of pro bono legal service.


 


Mr. Lehrman is AV rated by his professional peers through the Martindale-Hubbell © Peer Review Rating system. According to Martindale-Hubbell, the "AV" rating of "Very High to Preeminent" legal ability is a testament from peer legal professionals of the highest level of professional excellence and of unquestionable ethics. He has also been selected as a Top Rated Lawyer by ALM & Martindale-Hubbell.




 


In between injuries, Mr. Lehrman enjoys running, paddleboarding and playing Lacrosse. He is a proud of the Buzzards, a men's masters lacrosse team in South Florida. He's coached youth soccer and lacrosse in South FLorida for more than eight years as a volunteers. He's a volunteer board member of the Daniel D. Cantor Senior Center, a hub of social, educational and recreational activities for seniors in the North West part of Broward County, Florida. Mr. Lehrman recently joined the board of the Cornell University College of Human Ecology Alumni Association (HEAA), to help promote the college's mission of "Improving lives by exploring and shaping human connections to natural, social and built environments." He is an active member of the congregation and brotherhood of Temple Dor Dorim.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Class Action: 50%
    15 years
  2. Personal Injury: 40%
    19 years
  3. Wrongful Death: 10%
    19 years

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Lakota Robin Denton

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Lakota Denton Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Seth. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Farmer, Jaffe, Weissing, Edwards, Fistos & Lehrman, P.L.

425 North Andrews Ave., Suite 2
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33301-3268

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing199808/12/2015
CAActive199505/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Nation's Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Top Rated LawyerALM & Martindale-Hubbell2014
TOP Up and ComersSouth Florida Legal Guide2013
Top Rated LawyerALM & Martindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Nominated for Annual Pro Bono AwardFlorida Bar2010
Recognition for Contribution of Pro Bono (Free) Legal ServicesFlorida Bar2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerFarmer, Jaffe, Weissing, Edwards, Fistos & Lehrman, P.L.2009 - Present
AttorneyRothstein Rosenfeldt Adler2009 - 2009
PartnerLehrman & Lehrman, P.A.1998 - 2008
PartnerLaw Offices of Seth Lehrman1995 - 1998

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Association for JusticePublic Education Committee2014 - Present
Cornell University College of Human Ecology Alumni Association (HEAA)Board Member2014 - Present
American Association for JusticeLeaders Forum Member2012 - Present
Daniel D. Cantor Senior CenterBoard of Directors2011 - Present
Florida Justice AssociationEagle Member2009 - Present
Broward County Justice AssociationMember2008 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1998 - Present
The Florida BarMember1998 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1985 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Villaflor and Brice v. EquifaxClass Action Settlement
U.S. v. Scott W. RothsteinWon forfeiture trials and restitution claims on behalf of victims of ponzi scheme.
Mowat, et al. v. DJSP Enterprises, Inc., et alA class action settlement was approved which provided for cash payments to be sent directly to class members without any claims submission process.

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Farmer Jaffe Weissing BlogWrongful Death Lawyer Is Key to Effective Investigation2012
Farmer Jaffe Weissing BlogDeclined Whistleblower Cases: What Happens Next?2012
Farmer Jaffe Weissing BlogVanishing Credit and Hidden Fees2012
Farmer Jaffe Weissing BlogCPA Whistleblower Nets $1Million in False Claims Case2012

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brooklyn Law SchoolN/AJ.D.1995
Cornell UnivPolicy AnalysisB.S.1991

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
2015 Workhorse SeminarE-Discovery: How To Identify, Obtain, And Review The Documents Needed To Win Your Case2015
Workhorse SeminarE-discovery: How to Streamline Production and Reduce Costs — Electronically Stored Information (ESI) — Guidelines and Protocols.2014
2014 Fall SeminarE-discovery: How to Streamline Production and Reduce Costs — Electronically Stored Information (ESI) — Guidelines and Protocols.2014
Guest LecturerProtecting Clients' Rights Following the Dissolution of a Law Firm2012
Professional Responsibility ClassEthics2011
Guest LectureEthics2011
Guest LectureEthics2010
Guest LectureMarketing and Practice Management2009