Barry A. Stein
Top rated workers' compensation attorney in Miami, FloridaDe Cardenas, Freixas, Stein & Zachary, P.A.
Practice Areas: Workers' compensation, General litigation, Personal injury; view more
Licensed in Florida since: 1980
Education: University of Miami School of Law
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
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Barry A. Stein is a partner and the managing shareholder at the Law Offices of De Cardenas, Freixas, Stein & Zachary, P.A. The law firm is located at the historic Ingraham Building in downtown Miami and serves clients throughout Miami-Dade County, Florida. At the firm, Mr. Stein focuses on representing employees in workers' compensation matters; accident-related personal injury matters, including automobile accidents and slip-and-fall claims; persons harmed by the negligence of physicians or lawyers; commercial litigation; and individual and corporate contract disputes.
Mr. Stein graduated cum laude from Washington University in St. Louis in 1977 with a Bachelor of Arts in history, with honors, and he later received his Juris Doctor, with honors, in 1980 from the University of Miami, School of Law. He was admitted to practice law in Florida in 1980. Mr. Stein maintains membership in local and national legal organizations such as the Miami Dade County Bar and American Bar Associations, Florida Justice Association, American Association for Justice and Miami-Dade Justice Association.
Since 1997, Mr. Stein has been board certified in workers' compensation by the Florida Board of Legal Specialization and Education. He has also received an AV-Preeminent* peer rating from Martindale-Hubbell and a superb rating from Avvo. In addition to his continued legal education and peer recognition in the legal community, Mr. Stein's office has a multilingual background and is fluent in both Spanish and Portuguese.
*AV-Preeminent and BV-Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Practice areasWorkers' compensation: claimant, General litigation, Personal injury - general: plaintiff, Professional liability: plaintiff
Litigation, Motor vehicle accidents, Personal injury - plaintiff, Wrongful death, Premises liability - plaintiff, Legal malpractice, Professional malpractice - other, Ethics & professional responsibility
- 70% Workers' compensation: claimant
- 10% General litigation
- 10% Personal injury - general: plaintiff
- 10% Professional liability: plaintiff
First Admitted: 1980, Florida
Professional Webpage: https://www.dcfsz.com/attorneys/
- Board Certified, Workers' Compensation, 1997 - Present
- Washington University in St. Louis, AB in History, cum laude, 1977
- Florida, 1980
- Member, US District Court, Southern & Middle Districts of Florida, 1980
- Member, Florida Justice Association
- Member, The Florida Bar
- Member, Miami Dade Justice Association
- Member, Miami Dade County Bar Association; American Bar Associations; Florida Justice Association; American Justice Association
- Member, American Association for Justice
Office location for Barry A. Stein
25 Southeast 2nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33131
See legal Q & A provided by Barry A. Stein
Q: Do I need a lawyer for worker's compensation case in Florida?A: Yes because there are two benefits, and only two benefits, which you receive in a workers' compensation case.You get medical expenses that are …
Q: How do I get the medical care I need in a worker's compensation case in Florida?A: In Florida, all workers' compensation cases begin by asking your employer for medical care for an accident-related injury. If a physician appointment … See all answers by Barry Stein