News - September 13, 2021

Steven J. Rothman Named Vice President, ABOTA Palm Beach Chapter

Jones Foster is proud to announce that Litigation Shareholder Steve Rothman has been named Vice President of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) Palm Beach Chapter.

Steve was invited to join the national organization in 2020, and earlier this year he was named to the local chapter’s Board of Directors and served on the Remote Jury Trial Committee.

ABOTA is a national association of experienced trial lawyers and judges and is considered to be one of the most prestigious affiliations for trial attorneys. Membership is by invitation only and all members must meet a list of professional requirements as well as exhibit the virtues of civility, integrity, and professionalism. The organization and its members are dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the civil jury trial right provided by the Seventh Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

The local Palm Beach Chapter is comprised of only 103 select members of the legal community. Chapter activities support the mission of ABOTA through educational programs, judiciary events honoring local, state, and federal judges, juror education and recognition, and local scholarships.

Steve is an accomplished Florida Bar Board Certified Civil Trial attorney experienced in high-stakes litigation, often in cases with complex technical issues. He focuses his practice on product liability, wrongful death, personal injury, defamation, real estate litigation, and commercial litigation, representing clients in a wide variety of matters involving pharmaceutical and nutritional supplements, medical devices, mold & Chinese drywall contamination, electrical contact & electrocution, under & above-ground utility cases, nursing home negligence, premises liability, negligent security, equestrian and farm cases.

Steve’s leadership role in ABOTA adds to his notable honors and recognition in the legal industry, which includes an AV Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell® and is consistently named to peer-reviewed lists of outstanding attorneys including The Best Lawyers in America and Florida Super Lawyers.

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