Jeff Wasserman is proud to be an Accredited Collaborative Professional with the Florida Academy of Collaborative Professionals (FACP). He has been practicing Collaborative Law since 2014 when he had his initial training. Since then he has lectured several times on Collaborative Law for both local practice groups, the FACP and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP). Jeff has become a Peacemaker through the Collaborative Law Process.
Jeff has entered his 50th year of practice before the Bar, specializing in Family Law and doing primarily Collaborative Law. This includes representing clients in divorce and family related matters and in helping clients structure Life Planning Agreements, such as Pre-nuptial Agreements, Post-Nuptial Agreements and Cohabitation Agreements. Jeff serves on the Board of Directors of FACP and has co-chaired the Fundraising committee and Standards and Ethics committee. He has also served on the Board of the Boca Raton Collaborative Law Practice Group, Choose Collaborative, and is a member of the Miami (CFLI) and Ft. Lauderdale (CLPSF) Practice Groups.
He is currently Of Counsel to the Firm, Shapiro, Blasi, Wasserman & Hermann, P.A., practicing collaborative law with the Family Law division of the Firm. He has served as Chair of the Family Law Section and the Family Law Rules Committee of the Florida Bar. He is currently serving on the Supreme Court Forms Workshop, of which he was the original chair.
Jeff is a Fellow in the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL) where he represents clients dealing with international child abductions. He also serves on the IAFL Dispute Resolution Committee and has presented on Collaborative Law.
Jeff is AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell and has consistently been listed in Florida Super Lawyers magazine as a “Super Lawyer” and the South Florida Legal Guide as a “Top Lawyer” in the family law area. He has lectured on behalf of the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL), and the Family Law Section of The Florida Bar. In addition to presenting on the Collaborative Law Process, he has articles that have been published on Collaborative Law. Jeff is a veteran of the Vietnam War, honorably discharged in 1970.