Steven M. Katzman


Steve moved to Florida when he was four years old. After 50 years, he considers himself a native. Loyalty and commitment are very important to him, as evidenced by his decision to co-found the firm with his best friend since high school, Jay Wasserman. Steve has been married to his wife, Sharon, since 1986, and has two sons, Adam and Jason.

Case Results

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The other lawyers in the Firm have each practiced law with Steve for many years, as have many members of the Firm’s staff. This level of loyalty and personal commitment is the foundation upon which Steve practices law and defines his dedication to each client and their case.

Prior Experience:

Prior to cofounding the Firm with Jay Wasserman, Steve was a partner in Tew Cardenas, where he was the managing partner of the Palm Beach County offices, and was a shareholder co-managing the litigation department of Greenberg Traurig’s West Palm Beach, Florida office. Before that Steve practiced law with Cadwalader Wickersham and Taft.

Office: Boca Raton, Florida

Practice Areas

  • Civil Litigation and Arbitration
  • Business Litigation
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Partnership Litigation
  • Securities Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Construction Defect and Hurricane Claims
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Probate Litigation
  • Family Law

Martindale Hubbell Peer Review: AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5

University University of Florida, Class of 1980, B.A., magna cum laude
Law School University of Florida, Class of 1983, J.D., cum laude
Admitted Admitted in 1983, Florida, U.S. District Court, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida including Trial Bar and U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
Memberships Palm Beach County (Past Co-Chairman, Commercial Litigation Committee; Past Chairman, Attorney-Accountant Liaison Committee) and American Bar Associations; The Florida Bar (Chairman, Grievance Committee, Fifteenth Judicial Circuit); Inns of Court; American Board of Trial Advocates.
Born New Rochelle, New York, Born in 1959

Katzman Wasserman Bennardini & Rubinstein PA
Attorney | Firm Partner
Areas of practice include, but are not limited to: Complex corporate & business litigation, securities litigation, partnership litigation, employment law, real estate law, civil litigation & arbitration. Steven is a founding Partner of The Firm.
Boca Corporate Plaza – Suite 140, 7900 Glades Road
Boca Raton,Florida
Phone: 561-477-7774