Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith, PLLC focuses on serious personal injury and wrongful death cases. All of our clients are referred to us by our current and former clients, lawyers and other professionals and our friends in the community. As all of our clients are referred to the Firm, this allows us to work hard on pushing our cases forward and focus on service to our clients. We have been able to obtain significant settlements and verdicts over the years. We hope to be of service to you and your family.
The Firm’s lawyers have significant trial experience, having tried thousands of cases. We are well known to insurance companies and insurance defense lawyers, and we have a reputation for working hard and pushing our cases forward to get the best possible result. The Firm and its partners are all “AV” rated by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating in ethics and legal ability. The Firm’s Partners have been recognized as one of “The Best Lawyers in America” one of the Legal Elite by Florida Trend magazine and Board Certified by the National Board of Trial both Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Florida Bar.
The Firm’s lawyers have significant leadership within the Florida Bar and the personal injury legal community. Gary S. Lesser has served as Chair of the Florida Bar Professional Ethics Committee, and Mickey Smith and Joe Landy have served on the Board of trial lawyer organizations. The Firm has donated significant time and money to a variety of charitable endeavors, including the Florida Bar Foundation, the Jewish Federation, the Salvation Army and many other charities and important causes.
As we are a referral based personal injury practice, please feel free to call the Firm, or review the Firm’s Website for more information about the type of cases the firm can handle and for more information about our lawyers’ experience and areas of practice. We handle cases all over the State of Florida, with offices in Palm Beach, Boca Raton and Stuart.
All personal injury cases are handled on a contingency fee basis, which means we will not receive any fee unless we recover money damages on your case. We will also initiate the investigation of your case without any cost to you. No retainer is required and all of the expenses for the case are advanced by the Law Firm. Costs are not recovered by the firm unless we recover money damages on your case.
The firm has expanded to 10 lawyers, and we handle all personal injury cases including car accidents, premises liability (“slip and fall”), wrongful death, nursing home liability/neglect, defective product injuries and related matters. We have obtained significant monetary recoveries for our clients over the years. Let us see if we can help you with your case.
Joseph Lesser established the firm’s beginnings, both in terms of professional service and dedication to clients’ needs, as well as setting the finest example of the importance of community service back in 1927. The attorneys at Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith, PLLC have continued this tradition of service to our clients, community involvement, and dedication to professionalism.
We look forward to hearing from you, answering your questions and pushing your case forward to a successful resolution in the future.
Founded in 1927, our roots in South Florida are deep. The focus of our practice is personal injury and wrongful death cases, and we enjoy a reputation in the community for superior legal skills, hard work, client services, and high ethical standards.
Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith does no formal advertising. The vast majority of our clients are referred to us by our current and former clients, other professionals, and our friends in the community. Instead of producing slick ad campaigns, we choose to spend our time working hard for our clients. This allows us to aggressively push our cases forward, while constantly focusing on service to our clients. We have been able to obtain significant settlements and verdicts, and we hope to be of service to you and your family.
Our lawyers have extensive trial experience. Many of our lawyers spent years defending the insurance industry before representing the interests of the injured and their families. We are known to insurance companies and insurance defense lawyers as skillful advocates. This experience and reputation allows us to maximize the results for our clients.
The Firm’s lawyers have held long term leadership positions within the Florida Bar, the personal injury legal community, and they have served on the Boards of numerous trial organizations, chaired the Florida Bar Professional Ethics Committee, and have also donated significant time and funds to a number of charities and nonprofit organizations.
The Firm’s lawyers have received a wide variety of honors and accolades, including:
- The Florida Bar Board of Governors
- Chair of the Florida Bar Professional Ethics Committee and Advertising Committee
- The Best Lawyers in America
- The Lawdragon 500 Leading Plaintiffs’ Lawyers in America
- Florida Super Lawyers
- Florida’s Top Lawyers
- Florida’s Legal Elite Hall of Fame
- Board Certification as a Specialist in Civil Trial Law by The Florida Bar
- Board Certification in Civil Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy
- “AV” rated by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating in both ethics and legal ability
- President of the American Board of Trial Advocates, Palm Beach Chapter
- Board positions with a wide variety of legal, civic, charitable, and religious organizations
Please feel free to contact us today for a free initial consultation. No recovery, no fee. That’s confidence. This means you only pay if we recover for you. Contact us today to find out how we can best represent your interests.
The lawyers at Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith are here to serve you and your family as we have done for our clients for over 85 years.
Joseph H. Lesser graduated from the University of Georgia in 1917. He moved from Rome, Georgia to West Palm Beach in 1926 and began selling real estate. Joe Lesser began practicing law in West Palm Beach in 1927, and the Firm has continued in active practice throughout Florida since that time. Joseph Lesser set the Firm’s standards of practicing law with professionalism, hard work ,and attention to client service that are still adhered to today.
Joseph Lesser quickly became very involved with numerous organizations in town. He was a founder and the first President of Temple Beth El, Palm Beach County’s first Conservative synagogue. He was the founder and one of the first Presidents of the first local B’nai B’rith chapter, and he was a regional President of and a volunteer for the Lion’s Club for most of his life. Joseph Lesser was also very involved with the Salvation Army, at one point serving as General Counsel. He was recognized by a number of organizations for his community involvement and leadership, most notably receiving the Ben Gurion award from the State of Israel Bonds. Mr. Lesser stayed very active in the community and continued to practice law until his death in 1982.
Joseph Lesser established the Firm’s beginnings, both in terms of professional service, hard work and dedication to our clients’ needs, as well as setting the finest example of the importance of community service.
The attorneys at Lesser, Lesser, Landy & Smith have continued this tradition of service to our clients, community involvement and dedication to professionalism.