Steven R. Jaffe


Farmer, Jaffe, Weissing, Edwards, Fistos & Lehrman, PL

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Fort Lauderdale




Steven Jaffe has been an impassioned advocate for individuals, families and consumers, successfully representing them in their quest for justice for over 25 years.

Steven Jaffe began his career in the State Attorney’s office. There he gained a great deal of trial experience, which has continued to serve him well when he continued his career as a trial attorney representing victims of negligent acts.

Steven Jaffe concentrates exclusively on complex civil jury trial matters. As a partner at the firm of Aronovitz Jaffe he handled Class Action cases that have been certified in federal court and state courts involving fraud, false and deceptive trade practices and violations of the driver privacy protection act. He continues to serve class clients in cases involving unsafe and hazardous products, unlawful consumer charges and assessments, and other consumer debt and consumer fraud class action cases.

Mr. Jaffe has been rated AV by his professional peers through the Martindale-Hubbell © Peer Review Rating system. This review reflects the confidential opinions of members of both the Judiciary and the Bar who are familiar with the lawyer’s legal ability and adherence to the highest level of professional ethics. The “A” 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. Mr. Jaffe was named a top lawyer in the annual publication of South Florida legal guide.

Mr. Jaffe prides himself in providing the highest quality legal representation to consumer clients who would not be able to obtain effective redress for their injuries but for the availability of the class action device.

• B.S., Florida State University (1980)
• J.D., Samford Law School (1983)

Areas of Practice:
• Consumer Class Action
• Mass Tort
• Catastrophic Injury
• Wrongful Death
• Products Liability

Bar Admissions:
• Florida
• Colorado
• U.S. District Courts
o Southern District of Florida
o Middle District of Florida
o Northern District of Illinois

Professional Association Positions Held:
• Broward County Bar Association Professionalism Committee (1999-present)
• Mentoring Committee (2001-2003)
• Florida Bar Lomas Committee (2002-2003)
• Broward County Justice Association; Board of Directors (2004-2008); President Elect (2009)
• Stephen Booher Inns of Court; Board of Directors (2004-present) Executive of Board of Inns of Court (Current)
• Florida Justice Association Board of Directors (2008-20012)

• Dade County Bar Association
• Broward County Bar Association
• American Bar Association
• American Association of Justice
• Florida Justice Association
• B’nai Brith Justice Unit
Community Associations and Leadership Activities:
• Florida Chapter of the Chrohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America; Member of the Board of Trustees
• Former Guardian Ad Litem, Broward County
• American Cancer Society; Contributor
• City of Hope; Contributor
• Anti-Defamation League; Contributor
• JAFCO – Jewish Adoption and Foster Care Options; Contributor
• Broward County Humane Society; Contributor
• American Cancer Society; Fundraiser (1993 – 1997)