Malcolm A. Purow

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Malcolm A. Purow is an attorney with Steinger, Iscoe & Greene serving both the Fort Lauderdale and Miami offices. He has tried over 100 jury trials and has been litigating personal injury cases for over 27 years. Mr. Purow specializes in personal injury and he litigates cases involving auto and truck accidents, slip and falls, wrongful death, products liability, cruise ship accidents, and many other forms of personal injury claims.

Mr. Purow is a Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist as certified by the Florida Bar. Board certification recognizes attorneys’ special knowledge, skills and proficiency in various areas of law and professionalism and ethics in practice. Mr. Purow is also AV (pre-eminently) rated by Martindale-Hubbell, which is an objective indicator of a lawyer’s high ethical standards and, generated from evaluations of lawyers by other members of the bar and the judiciary.

Prior to becoming a civil litigator, he was an Assistant State Attorney for Dade County, working for State Attorney Janet Reno. He was a Major Crimes Prosecutor handling First Degree Murder and other high profile cases and was also Deputy Chief of the Felony Division, supervising 36 felony prosecutors.

Mr. Purow attended the State University of New York at Albany, obtaining a Bachelor’s of Science Degree, and earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University Of Miami School Of Law. Mr. Purow is licensed to represent clients in state and federal courts throughout Florida. He is a member of the Florida Justice Association, Broward County Justice Association, and Palm Beach County Justice Association. He has taught trial tactics at the State Attorney’s Office and has lectured at the Miami-Dade Community College Police Academy on constitutional law.

Areas of Practice (80)

  • Trial Practice
  • Trial Lawyers
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Birth Trauma
  • Chiropractors Malpractice
  • Cosmetic Surgery Malpractice
  • Gynecology Malpractice
  • Medical Negligence
  • Medication Errors
  • Nursing Malpractice
  • Nursing Negligence
  • Obstetric Malpractice
  • Optometric Malpractice
  • Orthopedic Malpractice
  • Pediatric Malpractice
  • Podiatric Malpractice
  • Wrong Site Surgery
  • Personal Injury
  • Accidents
  • Animal Attacks
  • Aquatic Injuries
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Boating Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Bus Accidents
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Cumulative Trauma
  • Dog Bites
  • Electrical Injury
  • Head Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Personal Injury Appeals
  • Personal Injury Mediation
  • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
  • Power Line Contact Injury
  • Rental Vehicle Litigation
  • Repetitive Stress Injury
  • School Bus Accidents
  • Severe Burns
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Slip and Fall
  • Spinal Injury
  • Third Party Wrongful Death
  • Tourist Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Premises Liability
  • Inadequate Security
  • Negligent Security
  • Premises Security
  • Products Liability
  • All Terrain Vehicle Products Liability
  • Automotive Crashworthiness
  • Automotive Design Liability
  • Automotive Products Liability
  • Automotive Restraints
  • Biomedical Products Liability
  • Drug and Medical Device Litigation
  • Elevator Liability
  • Escalator Liability
  • Heavy Equipment Products Liability
  • Motorcycle Products Liability
  • Product Defects
  • Product Failure
  • Product Recall
  • Product Safety
  • Product Warning Labels
  • Recreational Vehicle Products Liability
  • Seat Belt Injury
  • Tire Defect Litigation
  • Tire/Rim Mismatch
  • Vehicle Rollovers
  • Transportation
  • Truck Accidents
  • Workers Compensation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
561-408-0116  Phone
954-491-7703  Fax
University Attended:
State University of New York at Albany, B.S., 1976
Law School Attended:
University of Miami, J.D., 1979
Year of First Admission:
1982, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida; 1979, Florida
Broward County Bar Association; The Florida Bar; National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers.
Reported Cases:
Rivera v. State, 542 So. 2d 864; State v. Neil, 457 So. 2d 481; Ramirez v. State, 542 So. 2d 352; Perry v. State, 522 So. 2d 817; Ulloa v. State, 441 So. 2d 169; Elkin v. State, 531 So. 2d 219.
Payment Information:
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Peer Reviews

4.7/5.0 (1 review)
A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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