Steven E. Fineman - Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP

Steven E. Fineman

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 212-355-9500

Steven E. Fineman is the Managing Partner of Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP.

Mr. Fineman, who is based in the firm’s New York City office, has been recognized for his leadership of Lieff Cabraser — Lawdragon Magazine has called him one of the “100 Managing Partners You Need to Know.”

Based in the firm’s New York City office, Mr. Fineman represents institutional and classes of investors in securities and financial fraud cases; classes and groups of individuals in mass tort litigation; classes of consumers in false marketing and deceptive business practice cases; and whistleblowers in False Claims Act matters.

Mr. Fineman has been recognized for his success as a litigator by Best Lawyers in America (2016 New York City Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions, Plaintiffs’ Lawyer of the Year); Super Lawyers (Securities Litigation); and Benchmark Plaintiffs (Litigation Star; National Practice, Mass Tort/Product Liability and Local Litigation Star; New York, Securities and Mass Torts).

Mr. Fineman has been appointed to numerous leadership roles in the legal community. He is a long-time member of the board and is a past President of the Public Justice Foundation. He is currently the co-chair of the Securities Litigation Group of the American Association for Justice. He serves on the Advisory Board of the Stanford Law School Center on the Legal Profession, and the Advisory Board of the Thomson Reuters Legal Executive Institute.

In addition, Mr. Fineman is a member of the National Commission and the New York Regional Board and Executive Committee of the Anti-Defamation League. Mr. Fineman writes and lectures frequently on complex litigation and the business of the law.

University of California San DiegoBA 1985Hastings College of the Law, UCSFJ.D. 1988
Civil Justice FoundationAmerican Association for JusticeAmerican Bar AssociationAmerican Constitution SocietyAssociation of the Bar of the City of New YorkBar Association of the District of ColumbiaFight for Justice CampaignHuman Rights FirstNational Association of Shareholder and Consumer AttorneysNew York State Bar AssociationNew York State Trial Lawyers Association New York State Trial Lawyers Assocation's 'Bill of Particulars'Plaintiff Toxic Tort Advisory Council State Bar of CaliforniaSupreme Court Historical SocietyPublic Justice Foundation

Office Location

250 Hudson Street, Eighth Floor
New York, NY 10013-1413
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs of the New York City Metro Area
Steven E. Fineman has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs (Arbitration and Mediation, Class Actions)

Other Information

Gender: Male