News - January 19, 2023

Litigation Shareholder Steven J. Rothman Elected to Jones Foster’s Board of Directors

Jones Foster is pleased to announce that Litigation Shareholder Steven J. Rothman was elected at the firm’s annual Shareholders’ meeting to serve on the Board of Directors for a three-year term.

Steve, a Florida Bar Board Certified Civil Trial attorney, counsels clients in a wide variety of matters, often in cases with complex technical issues, with an emphasis on product liability, wrongful death, personal injury, defamation, real estate, and commercial litigation. He represents individuals, businesses, and governmental bodies, and his cases have included numerous multi-million dollar claims.

As a result of decades of high-stakes litigation experience, Steve has gained extensive knowledge, skills, and understanding of the intricacies of various industries, enabling him to better serve clients across all sectors. He handles cases in areas including personal injury, wrongful death, product liability, commercial disputes, pharmaceutical and nutritional supplements, medical devices, mold contamination, electrical contact & electrocution, under & above-ground utility cases, nursing home negligence, premises liability, negligent security, equestrian and farm cases, psychiatric & psychological damage, and catastrophic illnesses and injuries.

Steve currently serves as President of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) Palm Beach Chapter, an invitation-only national association of experienced trial lawyers and judges, considered to be one of the most prestigious affiliations for trial attorneys. Steve’s latest leadership role in ABOTA adds to his honors in the legal industry, which includes recognition by Best Lawyers in America as a 2023 "Lawyer of the Year" in the West Palm Beach metropolitan area.

About Jones Foster

Jones Foster is a commercial and private client law firm headquartered in West Palm Beach, Florida. Established in 1924, the firm has served as an integral part of South Florida’s growth and prosperity for nearly a century. Through a relentless pursuit of excellence, Jones Foster delivers original legal solutions that help clients, colleagues, and the community to move forward. The Firm’s attorneys focus their practice in Real Estate, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Private Wealth, Trusts & Estates, Corporate & Tax, and Land Use & Governmental. For more information, please visit