Steve Heimberg – Heimberg Law Group LLP

Practice/Organization Description

An Extraordinary Background

In addition to his success as an attorney, Dr. Heimberg had a notable career as a physician. He graduated with honors in many medical school courses, including earning top honors in pharmacology. Dr. Heimberg also received post-graduate medical training at the prestigious Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He is a Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners.

After attending the University of California at Los Angeles School of Law, where he was a member of UCLA’s Law Review, Dr. Heimberg was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1987.

Dr. Heimberg spent several years in Washington, D.C. as a health-law attorney, specializing in the law of medical devices and pharmaceuticals. In addition, he served as special assistant to the Assistant Secretary of the United States Department of Health and Human Services. Dr. Heimberg gained further experience in product liability issues as a lawyer with the renowned corporate defense firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom LLP.

Legal Victories

Dr. Heimberg translated this diverse training and background into great success in the courtroom. Never hesitating to try cases, he has won many multi-million dollar trials, including the largest medical verdict ever awarded in California, the largest personal injury verdict of any kind in the history of Santa Barbara, as well as the largest medical malpractice verdict in the history of Ventura County (at the time it was awarded).

Because of Dr. Heimberg’s willingness to go to trial and his skill in the courtroom, he is able to regularly obtain favorable settlements for his clients. He has negotiated numerous multi-million dollar settlements, including the largest medical settlement in the history of Los Angeles County and the largest medical settlement in the history of Kern County.

Between his successes in trial and in settlement, Dr. Heimberg has obtained well in excess of $500 million on behalf of his clients.

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Bar Admissions

California

Arizona

Texas

District of Columbia

Honors and Awards

CAALA Trial Lawyer of the Year

Contact

1801 Century Park East Suite 1920
Los Angeles, CA 90067, United States


Areas of Practice
  • Litigation
  • Personal Injury
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