Mayersohn Law Group, P.A. (MLG), founded in 2000, is a woman- owned law firm providing full-service legal services to the mortgage banking and default services industries and services the entire State of Florida from its offices in Fort Lauderdale. We focus on commercial and residential real estate litigation, transactional work, compliance work, commercial and complex litigation, creditor bankruptcy work, white collar/ criminal defense, and corporate criminal investigations. Leah Mayersohn is a former prosecutor, she is particularly in tune with all regulatory and compliance issues in the State of Florida and considers the same in advance of litigation to structure our files accordingly. This is of particular importance in today’s environment, especially in Florida. MLG was voted by South Florida Legal Guide as one of the top law firms in Florida in 2013. Additionally, MLG is AV-Rated and Leah Mayersohn is listed on the bar register of preeminent lawyers. MLG has been voted one of the Best Places to Work by the South Florida Business Journal.
Ms. Mayersohn, the firm’s founder and owner, is a graduate of the University of California at Los Angeles in 1991 where she received her B.A. in History and emphases in both Speech and Spanish as well as the Frederick G. Levin College of Law at the University of Florida in 1994 where she was Editor-In-Chief of the Florida Journal of International Law as well as Justice of Phi Alpha Delta. Leah has been in private practice since 1999 after serving five years as an Assistant State Attorney with the Broward County State Attorney's Office where she gained extensive trial and litigation experience, handling approximately one hundred jury trials as first chair as well as a few hundred nonjury trials and about eighteen hundred appellate matters. Ms. Mayersohn is a long standing agent of a major title insurance company and also is the separate owner of a title insurance agency. Leah handles both commercial and residential real estate litigation, creditor bankruptcy work, complex commercial litigation, compliance issues, and corporate criminal investigations. Ms. Mayersohn is admitted to the United States District Court for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Florida, the United States Bankruptcy Courts for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Florida, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit as well as some federal district courts outside of Florida. Furthermore, Leah was again recently named a Top Lawyer, and her firm a Top Law Firm, for 2013 by the South Florida Legal Guide.