Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP, is a
sixty-plus attorney, AV-rated law firm founded in 1972 with offices in San Francisco, New York
and Nashville. We have a diversified practice, successfully
representing plaintiffs in the fields of personal injury, securities and investor fraud, employment discrimination and unlawful employment practices, product defect, antitrust and intellectual property, consumerprotection, environmental and toxic exposure, False Claims Act, and human
Our clients include individuals,
classes or groups of persons, businesses, and public and private entities.
Lieff Cabraser has served as court-appointed Plaintiffs’
Lead or Class Counsel in state and federal coordinated, multidistrict, and
complex litigation throughout the United States. With co-counsel, we have represented clients
across the globe in cases filed in American courts. Lieff Cabraser is among the largest firms in the United
States that only represent plaintiffs.
Described by The American Lawyer as “one of the nation’s premier
plaintiffs’ firms,” Lieff Cabraser enjoys a national reputation for
professional integrity and the successful prosecution of our clients’ claims. We possess sophisticated legal skills and the
financial resources necessary for the handling of large, complex cases, and for
litigating against some of the nation’s largest corporations. We take great pride in the leadership roles
our firm plays in many of this country’s major cases, including those resulting
in landmark decisions and precedent-setting rulings.
Lieff Cabraser has litigated and resolved thousands of
individual lawsuits and hundreds of class and group actions, including some of
the most important civil cases in the United States over the past three
decades. We have assisted our clients
recover over $85 billion in verdicts and settlements.
In the 2013 edition of its annual list of the top plaintiffs’ law firms,
The National Law Journal again selected Lieff Cabraser. In compiling the list, The National
Law Journal examines recent verdicts and settlements and looked for
firms “representing the best qualities of the plaintiffs’ bar and that
demonstrated unusual dedication and creativity.” Lieff Cabraser is one of only two plaintiffs’
law firms in the United States to receive this honor for the last ten years.
Best Lawyers and U.S. News have named Lieff Cabraser as a "Law Firm of the Year" each year the publications have given this award to law firms. For 2011-2012, we were recognized in the
category of Mass Torts Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs. For 2013, the publications selected our firm
as the nation’s premier law firm in the category of Employment Law –
Individuals. U.S. News and Best Lawyers
ranked firms nationally in 80 different practice areas based on extensive
client feedback and evaluations from 70,000 lawyers nationwide. Only one law firm in each practice area
receives the “Law Firm of the Year” designation.
We have also received top rankings from U.S. News and Best Lawyers in multiple practice areas, including antitrust, employment law, product liability, personal injury, and securities law.