Mediation Firm, Inc.       401 East Las Olas Boulevard., Suite 1220, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301          954-765-8000

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Steven Farbman

EDUCATION

Muhlenberg College, BA 1982

NSU-Shepard Broad School of Law, J.D., 1985

MEDIATION / NEGOTIATION

Mr. Farbman has been a certified and court appointed mediator since 2010. Working for his private mediation firm he specialized in helping parties resolve their issues ranging from matters  involving personal injury and wrongful death, insurance coverage disputes, credit collection matters, and commercial litigation.  Utilizing his more than 32 years of experience as a trial lawyer and his more recent mediation experience, Mr. Farbman brings to Mediation Firm Inc a wealth of knowledge and experience which helps all parties gain a unique prospective of their issues allowing them to gain insight helping to achieve a successful mediation.    

AREAS OF PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE

After 18 years as the lead trial lawyer in a local personal injury firm, Mr. Farbman opened his own law firm in Hollywood fourteen years ago. For more than thirty two years he has represented individuals who have sustained catastrophic injuries occurring from defective products; motor vehicle and trucking crashes; falls; assaults; animal attacks; bicycle/pedestrian accidents; construction accidents; sexual assaults; aviation crashes; prescription errors; drowning; and drunk drivers.  Mr. Farbman has argued appeals and litigated insurance coverage disputes.  As local  counsel for an out of state insurance carrier, he has defended lawsuits brought against truck drivers and has been called upon by  his former clients to defend them in premises liability claims.  

ADMISSIONS

Board Certified by the Florida Bar in Civil Trial Law since 1994

NSU Shepard Broad College of Law-Law Alumni Association (Past President)

Florida Justice Association. Palm Beach County Justice Association

Broward County Bar Association (Past Trial Law Chair)

South Broward Bar Association (Board of Directors)

Broward County Volunteer Guardian Ad Litem

Leadership Hollywood (Former Chair)

Hollywood Chamber of Commerce (Former Board of Director-Vice President)

Member of the Bar, State of Florida, admitted 1985

Member of the Bar, State of New Jersey, admitted 1986

Member of the Supreme Court of Florida admitted 2016

AV rating by Martindale Hubbell. 

10 rating by AVVO

Founding Member of the Russian American Chamber of Commerce

Member of Super Lawyers and Multi-Million  Dollar Advocates.