Baron & Herskowitz is a law firm that focuses on representing people who have suffered wrongful injury, death, damage or injustice due to a car accident, medical malpractice, or the negligence or misconduct of others. We are based in Miami, Florida, and have successfully represented many clients throughout the State of Florida as well as other states.
At Baron & Herskowitz, we treat every case as if it will go to trial. When you are represented by us, you can be sure your case will receive its full value. We always begin with a proper investigation of all medical records and the facts surrounding the incident. Once we understand your situation and the future consequences of the incident, we will serve as your advocates and do everything we can to get you and your family the full amount of compensation possible.
Baron & Herskowitz has been awarded the highest possible AV rating by Martindale—Hubbell*. This rating indicates a preeminent level of skill and integrity, backed by the highest professional and ethical standards. We have a proven record of success in serious personal injury and wrongful death claims involving matters such as auto accidents, trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, bicycle accidents, boating accidents, cruise ship accidents, medical malpractice, nursing home abuse and more. We also have extensive experience in cases involving defective and unsafe products as well as accidents caused by negligent security and other matters involving premise liability.
David F. Baron has been admitted to practice in Florida and New York since 1980. David graduated in 1979 with honors from the University of Miami School of Law. He earned his undergraduate degree in history from Lafayette College. While in law school he was the Editor of The Slip Sheet and Vice Chairman of the Moot Court Board. He was awarded the Roger Sorino Award and was an instructor in the first advance moot court course at the law school .
After working as an attorney in New York City David returned to Miami and began practicing as a plaintiff’s personal injury lawyer. He has tried in excess of 100 jury trials and is A.V. rated by Martindale Hubbell. He has obtained numerous large personal injury and medical malpractice verdicts and settlements. David teaches lawyers at the National Institute for Trial Advocacy. He has also served on the Executive Board at Temple Beth Am for many years and is currently a member of the Junior Orange Bowl basketball committee.
Jon M. Herskowitz joined his father as a partner in The Herskowitz Law Firm in 1994. Prior to that time, he was a prosecutor at the State Attorney’s Office for five years where he investigated and prosecuted over 65 jury trials. Jon graduated from the University of Georgia and earned his Juris Doctorate degree in 1989 from Emory University School of Law. He has been a lecturer and published articles for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy. Jon is a member of the Florida Bar, Florida Justice Association and American Association of Justice as well as other professional organizations. He has worked with various charities including Make A Wish Foundation and Ronald McDonald House Charities. Jon brings to his work an expansive knowledge of Florida and Federal law as an experienced litigator in a variety of cases.
Jon has been chosen by his peers as one of Florida’s Legal Elite and a Super Lawyer for the State of Florida. These are annual listings of lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. This listing includes more than 60 areas of legal practice and the selection process includes peer nominations (in which lawyers are asked to nominate the best attorneys that they have personally observed in action), as well as a blue ribbon panel review process that includes independent research of candidates. Those receiving these prestigious honors are counted in the top 2% of all licensed active attorneys in a given state.
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