Additional awards for business lawyer David Steinfeld
Top Business and Commercial Law Firm in Palm Beach Gardens Award
Out of 390 corporate, business, and investment law firms in Palm Beach County, the Legal Directorate selected the Law Office of David Steinfeld as the Top Business and Commercial Law Firm in Palm Beach Gardens in 2022.
Legal Eagles of America Honor
In 2023, David Steinfeld was recognized by the Legal Eagles of America for his excellence in the practice of law over the past 25 years. Mr. Steinfeld was previously honored in 2022.
South East USA Prestige Awards
In 2022, the South East USA Prestige Awards recognized the Law Office of David Steinfeld as the best Business Law Firm of the Year. This award will published in South East USA Business Magazine.
Business Lawyer of the Year for South Florida
The Law Office of David Steinfeld has won Corp Today Magazine’s award for Business Lawyer of the Year for South Florida in the magazine’s 2022 Global Business Awards.
Best of Palm Beach Gardens Award
The Law Office of David Steinfeld has been selected for the 2021 Best of Palm Beach Gardens Awards in the category of Local Business. Each year only the best businesses in Palm Beach Gardens that lead through customer service and community involvement are chosen for this award. The Law Office of David Steinfeld also received this recognition in 2020.
Avvo Top Rated Lawyer
The premier consumer ratings site of attorneys, Avvo.com, recognized David Steinfeld as one of its Top Rated Lawyers in 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023 and 2024.
Mr. Steinfeld has also received Avvo's Client Choice Award each year from 2014 through 2023 and holds a 10.0-Superb ranking on Avvo with well over 100 five-star reviews from clients.
Author, Florida Bar Small Business Practice Handbook
The Florida Bar has asked Board Certified expert business litigator David Steinfeld to author and edit the chapter on the Sale and Purchase of Business for its Florida Small Business Practice handbook in the 9th, 10th, and 11th editions.
Mr. Steinfeld has also edited the 12th edition, which is due to be published and offered for sale in 2024.
Florida Top Attorney Award
In 2021, Mr. Steinfeld was recognized as one of Florida's Top Attorneys. He was selected for this honor based on peer recognition and professional achievement.
Best Real Estate Attorneys in West Palm Beach
In 2023, Expertise.com selected the Law Office of David Steinfeld as one of the Best Real Estate Attorneys in West Palm Beach. The Firm was previously also honored for 2021.
Top Rated Lawyers in Florida
David Steinfeld was honored by The Daily Business Review as one of the 2021 Top Rated Lawyers in Florida. This award is based on Mr. Steinfeld maintaining an AV-Preeminent Martindale-Hubble Rating and being consistently recognized as an expert in Florida business litigation law.
South Florida Top Lawyer
In 2021, Mr. Steinfeld was recognized as one of South Florida's Top Lawyers based on outstanding peer reviews in the preceding years.
Top Rated Lawyer
Each year AV-Preeminent rated attorneys are selected in certain areas of practice for recognition in The American Lawyer, the National Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel Magazines. David Steinfeld was selected as a Top Rated Lawyer™ in Litigation for 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.
Best Lawyers in South Florida
In 2017, 2019, and again in 2020, Mr. Steinfeld, Esq. was selected by his peers for inclusion in the List of The Best Lawyers in South Florida. The list is published annually in the Wall Street Journal and is based on peer review and past performance in the practice of law.
Top Lawyers in Florida
Mr. Steinfeld has been recognized as a Top Lawyer in Florida by The Legal Network in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016. 2017, and 2018. The Legal Network bestows this limited recognition on only those attorneys who demonstrate significant excellence and ethics in the practice of law.
Acquisition International Most Influential Business Litigator
The Law Office of David Steinfeld is very proud to have been selected as one of the top business litigation practices in Florida for 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 by Acquisition International.
Acquisition International rigorously evaluates nominees for their reputation in the legal community and their results in cases before selecting a very limited number of winners in each State.
Acquisition International also named Mr. Steinfeld one of the Most Influential Business Litigators in Florida in 2018 and its Leading Business Litigation Attorney of the Year in Florida for 2019. He was also honored as the Business Lawyer of the Year for South East Florida in 2020 and in 2023 David Steinfeld was recognized as the Leading Business Lawyer of the Year for Florida.
Top 100 Florida Verdict
In 2017, David Steinfeld was recognized with the prestigious Top 100 Florida Verdicts for a $1,000,000 jury verdict he obtained for Bargain Bob’s Carpets in 2016 on a defamation and tortious interference case against West Palm Beach resident Jack Stein. The jury found that Mr. Stein posted defamatory remarks about Bargain Bob’s on a website and in a community circular that damaged the business. This was the second largest verdict for online defamation obtained in the State of Florida and was the largest such verdict obtained in Florida on this issue in 2016.
The jury verdict that Mr. Steinfeld obtained for his clients in the Palm Beach County Circuit Court case of Michael and Beth Miskiewicz vs. Kurt and Sheri Predmore where the Predmores failed to disclose known material defects in the sale of their home to Mr. and Mrs. Miskiewicz was evaluated and determined by TopVerdict.com to be the second highest verdict issued in such a case in the entire State of Florida in 2018.
Real Estate Litigation Law Firm of the Year
The Law Office of David Steinfeld was recognized as the 2017 Real Estate Litigation Law Firm of the Year by Corporate Insider Magazine.
In 2023, Lawyers.com bestowed its highest award for legal abilities and ethical standards on David Steinfeld. Mr. Steinfeld was also honored in 2022 and 2019 with this recognition.
Best in Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Mr. Steinfeld was selected by Corporate Livewire magazine as the Best in Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution for 2017 and 2018. This award program selects winners based on their achievements and strengths over the past calendar year. Winners of the Award were subject to rigorous assessment criteria and the recognition is published to over 500,000 businesses and professionals and appears in all of the Aspire airport lounges around the world.
Legal Elite Award for Excellence in Business Litigation
The Law Office of David Steinfeld received the Legal Elite Award for Excellence in Business Litigation in Florida by Corporate America Magazine for 2015, 2016, and 2017. The Legal Elite are selected from independent recommendations. The Firm’s founder, David Steinfeld is a former US Army JAG officer and one of the few Board Certified experts in business litigation in Florida.
Top Lawyer in South Florida
Mr. Steinfeld was named a Top Lawyer in South Florida by the Daily Business Review for 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2022.
He was also recognized as a Top Attorney in Florida for 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020.
Top 1% of America's Most Honored Lawyers
David Steinfeld was recognized as one of the Top 1% of America's Most Honored Lawyers for 2020, 2021, 2022, and 2023.
David Steinfeld was also previously chosen as one of the Top 1% of America’s Most Honored Professionals for 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.
Best Business of Palm Beach Gardens Award in Business Law
The Law Office of David Steinfeld received the Best Business of Palm Beach Gardens Award in Business Law for 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. The Best Businesses of Palm Beach Gardens Award is an annual program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses in Palm Beach Gardens. Winners are determined based on information gathered internally by the Program and provided by third parties. The Award was established to recognize exceptional companies, like the Law Office of David Steinfeld, that help make Palm Beach Gardens a great place to live and work.
American Inns of Court
David Steinfeld is a former Master of the Justice Major B. Harding Inn of Court in Stuart, Florida and is a lifetime Emeritus member of the Craig S. Barnard Inn of Court in West Palm Beach, Florida. The American Inns of Court has its roots in England and English legal traditions. It is a national organization that promotes ethics and professionalism in the legal profession. Membership is by invitation only.
Lawyers of Distinction
In 2019, David Steinfeld was selected to Lawyers of Distinction. Once lawyers are nominated by their peers, Lawyers of Distinction ranks the nominee based on case and trial results, client reviews, experience, and ethics. If an attorney receives a passing score, the attorney is selected for acceptance into Lawyers of Distinction.
America's Top 100 Bet The Company Litigators - South Florida
David Steinfeld was selected again for 2024 as one of America's Top 100 Bet the Company Litigators in Southern Florida. Mr. Steinfeld was previously honored with this recognition in 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023.
To become a Bet-the-Company Litigator an attorney must have litigated a matter with the fate of a business worth at least $2,000,000. Fewer than one-half of a percent of all the attorneys in the United States receive this honor making it the premier achievement for High-Stakes Business Litigators throughout the nation.
National Registry A+ Premier Attorney Rating
In 2020, Mr. Steinfeld was recognized by the National Registry with its A+ Premier Attorney Rating.
U.S. Business News Legal Elite Award
In 2019, the Law Office of David Steinfeld was named "Legal Elite" by U.S. Business News and David Steinfeld was recognized as U.S. Business News' 2019 Business Lawyer of the Year.
Marquis Who's Who
In 2019 and again in 2021, Mr. Steinfeld was accepted into the prestigious Marquis Who's Who register. Marquis Who's Who is the oldest and most recognized such register and vets biographees through a nomination and thorough interview process.
Most Dedicated Business Litigation Lawyer in South Florida
In 2023, New World Report recognized attorney David Steinfeld as the Most Dedicated Business Litigation Lawyer in South Florida for 2023. An independent judging panel reviewed peer nominations of David Steinfeld and determined that he demonstrated an expertise in business law, was dedicated to client service and satisfaction, and committed to excellence and quality.
Most Cost-Effective Legal Services Provider
Previously in 2021, the New World Report recognized the Law Office of David Steinfeld as the Most Cost-Effective Legal Services Provider in Florida.
Miami Herald Top Lawyer in Florida
In both 2021 and 2022, David Steinfeld was recognized for his excellence and achievements with the Top Lawyers in Florida award, which honor was published in the Miami Herald.
Yelp People Love Us Award
Yelp awarded the Law Office of David Steinfeld with its People Love Us recognition in 2021 for earning 5 Star ratings from clients. Yelp reserves this recognition for only those businesses that are the most highly rated and best reviewed on Yelp.
Palm Beach Illustrated Top Lawyers
University of Miami School of Law: David Steinfeld attended and graduated from UM Law in Coral Gables, Florida with a juris doctorate in 1996.
University of Wisconsin: David Steinfeld attended and graduated from UW-Madison in 1993 with a Bachelor’s Degree in East Asian Studies. He was also commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the US Army having graduated from the ROTC Program there. He went on to become a Captain in the US Army serving first as an Intelligence Officer and then in the Army's Judge Advocate General's Corp as a practicing attorney.