Steven M. Weinger Esq.

Steven M. Weinger Esq.

Location:
Miami, Florida
Phone:
305-444-0060
Fax:
305-444-3503
Email:

Steven M. Weinger is a graduate of Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts (B.A.) and the University of Chicago Law School (J.D.). Immediately upon graduation, Mr. Weinger moved to Miami, Florida to teach civil rights litigation, legal writing and criminal law at the University of Miami Law School. Shortly thereafter, he joined the law firm now known as KURZBAN KURZBAN WEINGER TETZELI & PRATT, P.A. Mr. Weinger is a seasoned lawyer with a broad trial practice. Through careful preparation, vigorous advocacy and creativity; Mr. Weinger consistently obtains outstanding results for his clients in litigation

For over two decades, Mr. Weinger has concentrated his practice in complex civil litigation. He practices in federal and state trial courts, appellate courts and administrative agencies. He represents businesses and individuals, cities and government agencies. He also represents court appointed receivers and trustees and serves as appointed counsel in class action cases. Through careful preparation, vigorous advocacy and creativity; Mr. Weinger consistently obtains outstanding results for his clients in litigation.

Mr. Weinger typically represents parties in disputes involving commercial law and contracts, business torts, real estate contracts, construction law, insurance, intellectual property, employment, professional negligence and fraud claims, and healthcare.

Clients have come to rely on Mr. Weinger's expertise to provide representation and advice for success in their ventures and to avoid litigation. Thus, Mr. Weinger now also handles commercial transactions and advises his clients on business, employment and healthcare related topics. Mr. Weinger counts among his current clients both national and international corporations, individuals, governmental units and court appointed receivers.

Mr. Weinger is nationally recognized for his successful litigation on behalf of individuals with developmental disabilities. His skills and successes have been recognized with a variety of awards and honors. While maintaining his active practice, Mr. Weinger manages to donate significant time to charities, including educational institutions, advocacy groups for the disabled and non-profit health care providers. He is also currently a director of several not-for-profit arts organizations, GableStage, Inc. and Miami Light Project, Inc. He is also the proud father of Blake, Paige and Haley.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Business transactions
  • Healthcare
  • Construction Litigation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Insurance Law
  • Employment Law

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida
  • Southern District of Florida Trial Bar
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Education

  • University of Chicago Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D.
  • Hampshire College
    • B.A.

Representative Clients

  • Ann Stork Center, Inc.
  • Autana Capital, Ltd
  • Basketball Properties, Inc.
  • City of Palm Bay, Florida
  • Intertrade Courier International, Inc.
  • Miami Heat Limited Partnership
  • PMC Physician Associates, LLC
  • Receiver for Global Entertainment/Holdings, Inc.
  • Sunrise Community, Inc.

Classes/Seminars

  • Civil Rights Litigation, Legal Writing, and Criminal Law, University of Miami School of Law

Honors and Awards

  • Recognized by Who's Who in American Law

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Association for Justice
  • American Bar Association
  • The Florida Bar
  • The Florida Justice Association

Pro Bono Activities

  • GableStage, Inc.
  • Miami Light Project, Inc.