AVENTURA OFFICE
18851 NE 29th Avenue
Suite 303
Aventura, FL 33180

Phone: 305-929-8500
Fax: 305-675-0564

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1089 W. Morse Avenue
Suite D
Winter Park, FL 32789

Phone: 850-391-5060
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Aventura, FL

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Mr. Blinderman's primary focus is on commercial litigation; however, he increasingly consults with clients on corporate strategies as those strategies relate to commercial disputes.
To do this, Blinderman relies on his previous 20 years of experience as a dedicated trial attorney. For his first 5 years, he served as a felony prosecutor and legal counsel to the Broward County Sheriff’s Office, learning and studying human nature and the human response. Using that experience as a tool, particularly how to relate to a jury, how to tell a story and how to meet the greater evidentiary burden of a criminal prosecution, he spent the following 15 years representing both plaintiffs and insurance carriers in insurance litigation. Blinderman uses that experience to (i) unravel the complexities of commercial litigation so that a trier of fact can best understand the disputes and (ii) help clients navigate the realities of commercial litigation.
Blinderman handles a myriad of complex cases in Florida’s state and federal courts and before arbitrators including all aspects of the automotive industry such as commercial, consumer, class action and complex civil litigation. A court appointed expert on attorney’s fees, he regularly testifies before the courts in South Florida on these matters. He also frequently presents on topics of interest to motor vehicle dealers statewide.

Areas Of Practice

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Tort/Insurance Law 10%
  • Administrative/Criminal/Appellate 5%

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida, 2012
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 2013

Education

  • Western Michigan University, Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan
    • J.D. - 1991
  • University of Florida
    • B.S. - 1986
    • Major: Advertising

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Nova Southeastern Univ. Ambassadors Board , Ambassador , 2015 to Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Broward County Sheriff’s Office, Felony Prosecutor
  • Broward County Sheriff’s Office, Legal Counsel
  • Mrejen Blinderman PL , Partner, 2002 to 2012

Pro Bono Activities

  • Member, Nova Southeastern University’s Ambassadors Board

Languages

  • English