Steven J. Hammer
With 30 years of trial experience in criminal defense in his own firm, Attorney Steven J. Hammer has represented clients who were charged with serious crimes in State and Federal courts throughout the State of Florida and the country. He has protected thousands of clients due to his aggressive legal strategies and skill in the courtroom.
Since joining Schlesinger Law Offices, Steven has taken those same trial skills and aggressive strategies into the civil courtrooms to bring justice to those injured by the negligence and wrong doing of others.
As a result of his ethics and level of quality representation, Steven achieved an “AV rating” from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available; and has been annually recognized by the National Trial Lawyers Association as one of the “Top 100 Trial Lawyers“ in the nation.
Notable Case Results
In his first trial with Schlesinger Law Offices, P.A., Steven obtained a $30 million dollar verdict in one of the largest medical malpractice cases in Broward County.
Additionally, he obtained a $5 million dollar verdict for a soft tissue injury suffered in a motor vehicle accident.
Steven is one of the lead trial attorneys for the firm in the ongoing Engle Tobacco litigation throughout the State of Florida and has obtained verdicts totaling over $100 million dollars for his clients and their families.
Nova Southeastern University, 1986
University of Florida, 1982
Professional Associations & Memberships
- Broward County Justice Association