David S. Farber
Managing Attorney at The Farber Law Firm
Managing Attorney David S. Farber founded The Farber Law Firm to provide intelligent, effective and versatile legal representation for a diverse litigation and transactional client base. He concentrates his practice on complex civil and commercial litigation, which includes first party property and casualty insurance disputes, business law, intellectual property, and personal injury.
Mr. Farber began his legal career representing defendants, through insurance companies, in complex civil and commercial litigation matters, which included insurance coverage disputes, doctors/hospitals for claims of medical malpractice, nursing home/assisted living facilities for claims of abuse as well as the defense of personal injury, wrongful death, auto accidents, premises liability, negligence claims, and business disputes. During his tenure at this state-wide defense firm, Mr. Farber supervised a team of attorneys and was instrumental in the firm's growth from 17 attorneys to over 80 attorneys in less than six years.
Following his tenure, Mr. Farber thereafter teamed-up with a prestigious group of nationally recognized preeminent plaintiff trial attorneys to assist the catastrophically injured and businesses/individuals in multi-million dollar injuries and disputes.
Building on his years of litigation experience, Mr. Farber has obtained significant victories for his clients at The Farber Law Firm.
Mr. Farber’s insurance dispute and personal injury practice is unique because Mr. Farber brings together an abundance of insurance industry knowledge and aggressive negotiation skills having represented insurance companies and insureds. He has helped numerous homeowners and owners of large commercial properties recoup substantial funds needed to cover their property damages following a natural disaster or from a general insurance loss (pipe break, fire, roof leak, etc.) as well as significant pain and suffering and economic damages for victims of a personal injury.
Mr. Farber also assists corporations of all sizes with maintaining, protecting, and preserving their established businesses through trademarks, copyrights, litigation, contracts, franchising, and brand/asset management. He currently represents a Fortune 1000 company, numerous domestic and international businesses, and nonprofit organizations. He has also created the Farber Trademark Application™ Wizard to assist his domestic and international clients in the filing of trademarks with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Mr. Farber earned a Juris Doctorate from the University of Miami School of Law. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Majors: Finance and Insurance), with honors, from the University of Florida (while also completing continuing education with a specialization in Property and Casualty Insurance).
Mr. Farber is admitted to practice before the United States Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, the United States District Court for Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida, the Supreme Court of Florida, all local courts within the state of Florida, the Supreme Court of Texas, and all local courts within the state of Texas.
Mr. Farber is ranked AV® from Martindale-Hubbell from both his Peers and Clients. The Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register is limited to only the most distinguished law practices. The “A” signifies the highest level of legal ability, while the “V” denotes “very high” adherence to the professional standards of conduct, ethics, reliability and diligence. An AV rating is a significant accomplishment – a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers and/or clients rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.
Also notable, Mr. Farber has been selected by his peers in “Florida Trend Magazine” in its 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, and 2013 editions as one of Florida’s Legal Elite and named to Florida's Super Lawyers in the 2011, 2012, and 2013 editions of "Florida Super Lawyers Magazine." These magazines list outstanding lawyers who have achieved a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement, an honor only bestowed upon a small percentage of Florida Attorneys.
Mr. Farber routinely teaches Florida Bar approved Continuing Legal Education to fellow lawyers teaching them how to analyze and handle Personal Injury cases.
Mr. Farber is member of the Dade County Bar Association, Broward County Justice Association, Miami-Dade Justice Association, Florida Justice Association, The Florida Bar, International Trademark Association (INTA), and the Asociación Interamericana de la Propiedad Industrial (Inter-American Association of Industrial Property). When not working, Mr. Farber enjoys spending time with his family and fishing.
Attorney at The Farber Law Firm
Helen Farber is an attorney at The Farber Law Firm. She concentrates her practice in the areas of workers’ compensation, personal injury, wrongful death, auto accidents, premises liability, and negligence claims. Mrs. Farber earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology, with Honors, from the Honors College of Adelphi University in Garden City, New York. She graduated magna cum laude. Mrs. Farber subsequently attended the University of Miami School of Law and received her Juris Doctor cum laude. She has been licensed to practice law in the State of Florida since 2000.
Mrs. Farber is admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Florida and all local Courts within the state of Florida. Mrs. Farber began her legal career representing defendants (employers and their respective insurance companies), in a multitude of workers’ compensation matters. Her experience representing defendants during the first three years of her legal career proved to be an invaluable resource for her clients when she joined a well-respected plaintiff’s law firm in 2003. Her practice areas included representation of injured workers in workers’ compensation claims, and expanded to representation of plaintiffs involved in personal injury, medical malpractice, wrongful death, auto accidents, premises liability and negligence claims.
In 2009, Mrs. Farber joined The Farber Law Firm where she continues to represent injured workers and personal injury plaintiffs. Due to her extensive workers’ compensation experience, Mrs. Farber handles all facets of workers’ compensation litigation from the filing of Petitions, to taking expert depositions, through the trial of cases before the Judge of Compensation Claims. When not working, Mrs. Farber enjoys spending timewith her family, traveling, and reading. She is Greek-American and fluent in Greek.