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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas

  1. Unspecified: 33%
  2. Mediation: 30%
    11 years, 800 cases
  3. Credit Repair: 20%
    11 years, 200 cases
  4. Debt Agreements: 15%
    11 years, 100 cases
  5. Workers Compensation: 2%
    31 years, 15 thousand cases



Hourly ($150-450/hour), contingent (30-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (15 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

2 total 

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  • Lyle Brian Masnikoff

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Mr. Herman for 14 years. I originally worked against him in workers compensation cases. I have also used him as a mediator to help settle workers' compensation cases. I have also referred many clients to him to resolve outstanding their medical bills and to resolve their credit issues. Mr. Herman knows the law extremely well. He is easy to get in touch with. He cares about his clients and tries to get them the best results.


    Lyle Masnikoff Workers compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Seth Alden Kreiner

    I endorse Paul. I had the chance to work with Paul and I found Paul to not only be quite knowledgeable, but he is well respected, and more importantly to his clients' benefit, he is able to cut to the chase and get to the heart of the matter quickly and efficiently. He is able to dissect the case, and work professionally yet still represent all of his clients zealously. I highly endorse Paul in his areas of specialization.


    Seth Kreiner Employment and labor Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Reciprocal - Interim Suspension
    issued in DC, 2015


    This means that the attorney's misconduct in another state, or jurisdiction, also violated the rules for practicing law in District of Columbia Bar.

  2. Suspension with Conditions
    issued in FL, 2015


    This means an attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

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Top 100 LawyersMiami Herald2012
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Board Certified - Workers' CompensationFlorida Bar1991
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell1990
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell1989
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Paul A. Herman, P.A.2011 - Present
Equity PartnerMiller, Kagan, Rodriguez & Silver, PA1985 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Florida BarMemberN/A
National Association of Consumer AdvocatesMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Florida Bar, Workers' Compensation Law SectionMemberN/A
Association of South Florida Mediators and ArbitratorsMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Palm Beach PostConsumer Law Column2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Miami School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
University of MarylandJournalismBS - Bachelor of Science1978
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
WINZ 940 MiamiCommunity News and Consumer Affairs2012
Loyola University Longshore ConferenceMediation in Longshore cases2009
Public Televison Program "Worker's Comp Today"Worker's Compensation1996