West Palm Beach, Jupiter, Boca Raton & Stuart, Florida Attorneys

I. Jeffrey Pheterson

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Areas of Practice
  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Business and Corporate Law
  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Healthcare Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Probate Litigation


I. Jeffrey Pheterson - South Florida Top Lawyer
I. Jeffrey Pheterson

Pheterson believes in having an ongoing dialogue with clients, gaining an in-depth understanding of the clients’ businesses, essential objectives or goals, and then, in consultation with the client, taking prompt action to accomplish those goals. His motto is: “You can’t steer a parked car. Let’s get moving.”

Bar Admissions
  • Florida Bar
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida, General and Trial Bar
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Florida
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • United States Circuit Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
Honors
  • Best Lawyers in America® Employment Law: Individuals & Labor Law: Management, 2007- Present
  • Florida’s Super Lawyers™, 2008 – Current, Top 5 Percent of Attorneys in Florida
  • Top Lawyers, 2007  Current;  South Florida Legal Guide.
  • AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, indicates highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards
  • Palm Beach & Martin County’s Top Lawyers, Palm Beach Illustrated.
  • Elder Advocacy Pro Bono Award , Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County
Professional Memberships
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • South Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • Executive Council of the Labor and Employment Section of  the Florida Bar; Former Chairperson and Member (1984-93)
  • Public Employees Relations Commission of the State of Florida;  Former Administrative Hearing Officer and Trial Attorney (1976-81)
  • Weiss Treasury Only Money Market Fund, a Mutual Fund affiliated with Weiss Capital Management, Inc; Former Member, Board of Directors
Education
  • University of Florida College of Law (J.D., 1976)
  • Florida Atlantic University (B.A., Political Science, Business Administration, 1973)
Community and Civic Service
  • Bethesda Memorial Hospital; Trustee
    • Former Chairman; Board of Directors
  • Bethesda Health, Inc., formerly Bethesda Healthcare System, Inc., Trustee
  • Palm Beach Wine Auction Committee; Founding Member
  • Hispano-Latino Cultural Alliance, Inc., Board of Directors
  • Corporate Partners Program of the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts; Executive Committee
  • Health Care District of Palm Beach County, Former Gubernatorial Appointee; Board of Commissioners
    • Former Member; Finance and Audit Committee
  • Palm Beach County Sub-District of the Health Care District of Palm Beach County; Former Member