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Making headlines around the world

Sexual abuse thrives in secrecy and silence. When our brave clients speak out and reveal what happened to them and inform the general public, kids are protected and healing can begin. 

The media is particularly crucial to the advancement of our cause to protect children.  Through press conferences, media statements, and television interviews, we can shine a light on the evil deeds that are done in the dark.  Members of the media often contact our attorneys to offer comment on various issues surrounding sexual abuse, rape, and sexual exploitation.  Media inquiries should be directed to Herman Law Media Director Thao Le at 305-931-2200 or email tle@hermanlaw.com.


April 15, 2014

Jury Awards $5.25 Million in Downtown Miami Charter School Sex Assault Case

December 3, 2013

Lawsuit alleges autistic students sexually assaulted at Seagull Academy for Independent Living

Palm Beach Post: Lawsuit; 2 autistic sisters raped while at Seagull charter school in Riviera Beach

August 26, 2013

Lawsuit alleges West Palm Hospital employee sexually abused 9-year-old patient  


July 23, 2013

Three former Boy Scout leaders named in sexual abuse lawsuit 
Attorney Jeff Herman discusses sex abuse allegations against Joseph "Pepe" Laurita, David Aiken, and Ronald Charles Rotz

July 10, 2013

Jeff Herman files second child sexual abuse lawsuit against Discovery Preschool 

Miami Herald: Suit filed against Coconut Creek pre-school alleging sexual abuse

Sun-Sentinel: More parents sue preschool after allegations of sexual abuse

CBS Miami: Second Lawsuit Filed Against Daycare Worker Accused Of Molesting Children


June 19, 2013

Child sex abuse lawsuit alleges pastor knew music teacher was abusing boys in Coral Springs school

Miami Herald: Miami Archdiocese faces another sex abuse suit over teacher serving 23-year sentence

Sun-Sentinel: Lawsuit against archdiocese alleges more abuse at Coral Springs school


June 11, 2013

Child sexual abuse lawsuit filed against Discovery Preschool; Jeff Herman discusses allegations against Coconut Creek music teacher 'Mr. Ola'

Sun-Sentinel: Parents sue Coconut Creek preschool following sex abuse allegations


May 1, 2013

Dark Knight: Boca Raton Attorney Jeff Herman Fights For The Most Vulnerable Victims

Boca Raton Observer: The Men's Issue, May 2013 


April 23, 2013

Coral Sunset Elementary Sex Abuse Case: Jeff Herman files lawsuit against Palm Beach County School District

Sun-Sentinel (article): Attorney: Six-year-old sexually assaulted by other kids; school district at fault

Palm Beach Post (article): Father sues PBC School District claiming daughter was sexually harassed, assaulted at Boca elementary school


February 21, 2013

Child sexual abuse lawsuit filed against Florida daycare; Jeff Herman discusses the allegations with the Ledger

The Ledger (article): Parents Sue a Lake Alfred Day Care, Saying Child, 3, Injured


February 5, 2013

Attorney Jeff Herman files sexual assault lawsuit against owner of La Dorada restaurant in Coral Gables

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El Nuevo Herald: Demanda por acoso sexual contra dueño de restaurante de Miami


January 29, 2013

Sixth sexual assault lawsuit filed against Doral Golf Resort & Spa

CBS Miami: New Sex Assault Lawsuit Filed Against Doral Golf Resort & Spa

WSVN: Local exclusive spa hit with another sex assault suit

The Miami Herald: Lawsuit - Massage therapist sexually touched woman at Doral spa


January 28, 2013

Jeff Herman on South Florida priest's 15 year sentence: "Hopefully this is the end of the reign of terror for Father Doherty."

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The Huffington Post: Neil Doherty, South Florida Priest, Sentenced On Child Sex Abuse Charges

Sun-Sentinel: Ex-priest sentenced to 15 years in prison in child sex abuse case


January 22, 2013

Bloomberg TV: Jeff Herman talks with Bloomberg Law about allegations against Kevin Clash.

Herman, managing partner of Herman Law, also discusses his landmark $100 million verdict on behalf of a client who brought claims of sexual abuse against Father Neil Doherty, a Roman Catholic priest of the Archdiocese of Miami.

December 10, 2012

Jeff Herman, attorney for fourth Kevin Clash accuser files suit

Sexual abuse attorney Jeff Herman discusses lawsuit against Kevin Clash, former voice of Elmo celebrity

Baltimore Sun: 4th man claims he had underage sex with Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash

The Daily Beast: Fourth Accuser Emerges in Elmo Sex Scandal

Entertainment Weekly: Fourth accuser steps forward against Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash

USA Today: Fourth accuser sues Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash

E! News: Ex-Elmo Puppeteer Kevin Clash Sued Again, Man Claims Underage "Sexual Contact"

November 29, 2012

Attorney Jeff Herman discusses Kevin Clash lawsuits on HLN's Evening Express and Dr. Drew On Call

November 27, 2012

Jeff Herman, attorney for third Kevin Clash accuser files suit

Baltimore Sun: Third accuser claims to have had underage sexual relations with Elmo puppeteer

New York Daily News: 'Elmo' hit with third underage sex allegation

New York Post: 'Elmo' voice Kevin Clash hit with third teen-sex accusation


November 26, 2012

Jeff Herman and Cecil Singleton discuss sex abuse lawsuit against Kevin Clash on Dr. Drew


November 20, 2012

Voice of Elmo resigns following lawsuit filed by Jeff Herman

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Wall Street Journal: Lawyer Details Sex Allegations Against Elmo Puppeteer Kevin Clash

ABC News: Elmo Actor Kevin Clash Resigns From Sesame Street Amid New Sex Allegation

EXTRA: Elmo Accuser Cecil Singleton Speaks Out

CNN: Voice of Elmo quits after underage sex lawsuit filed

November 16, 2012

Father Neil Doherty Named in Another Child Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Filed by Jeff Herman

The Miami Herald: Former Miami priest named in another molestation lawsuit

Sun-Sentinel: Former Margate priest subject of another abuse lawsuit; Archdiocese of Miami accused of systematic coverup

Miami New Times: Archdiocese of Miami Hit With New Sex Abuse Lawsuit, Responds By Targeting Attorney

Local 10: Lawsuit filed against retired Archdiocese of Miami priest

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VIDEO: WSVN-- Man files lawsuit against Archdiocese 


October 28, 2012

Miami Priest Suspended Following Sexual Abuse Lawsuits Filed by Attorney Jeff Herman

The Miami Herald: A Miami priest accused of sex abuse for fourth time shrouds Miami archdiocese in controversy

The Miami Herald: Miami archdiocese suspends priest accused of sexual abuse 

Sun-Sentinel: Priest put on leave amid sex allegations

VIDEO--Huffington Post: Rolando Garcia, St. Agatha Priest, Placed On Leave Following New Claims of Sexual Abuse

VIDEO--WSVN: Catholic priest gets placed on leave


October 19, 2012

The Boy Scouts' "Perversion Files" Released-- Jeff Herman Discusses Sexual Abuse Cases Against Boy Scouts

The Miami Herald: Long-held files about abuses in Boy Scouts released
WLRN: (ARTICLE)-- Scores Of Floridians Named In Boy Scout 'Perversion Files'
Sun-Sentinel: Boy Scouts 'perversion files' include South Florida cases


October 18, 2012

New Allegations against active Miami priest, Father Rolando Garcia-- Attorney Jeff Herman Speaks with South Florida Media


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Video: Univision 23-- Un joven de 23 años renuncia las supuestas acciones del párroco de la iglesia St. Agatha en Miami.

Sexual abuse attorney Jeff Herman discusses clergy abuse case in Miami

Jeff Herman en El Nuevo Herald

El Nuevo Herald: Surgen nuevas acusaciones contra sacerdote de Miami

Huffington Post Miami: Father Rolando Garcia, Embattled Miami Priest, Faced With New Allegations Of Covering Up Sex Abuse 


October 10, 2012

Parents at St. Agatha Catholic School Seek Removal of Priest, Following Sex Abuse Allegations

UNIVISION: Clergy sexual abuse attorney, Jeff Herman, discusses the case on Spanish language program, Primer Impacto.

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October 3, 2012

Hawaii Lawsuit alleges Prominent Priest Sexually Abused Altar Boy on Military Base-- Jeff Herman Discusses the Case and New Hawaii Law

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VIDEO: KHON2-- Lawsuit alleges sexual abuse by a Hawaii military chaplain decades ago

Jeff Herman Hawaii Sex Abuse Lawsuit

Honolulu Star-Advertiser: New suit filed alleges sexual assault by priest on Oahu

Sex Abuse Lawsuit Honolulu Priest

The Garden Island: Man Sues Church, Alleging Abuse by Priest in 1970s

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Hawaii military priest accused of sexual abuse

Denver Man Alleges he was sexually abused by Hawaii Priest


September 12, 2012

Sexual Assault Lawsuit Against Courtyard by Marriott-- Jeff Herman Speaks to Media

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Telemundo 51: Demandan a un hotel de Coral Gables

Miami NewTimes: Coral Gables Manager Raped, Molested Housekeeper, Suit Says

Miami Herald: Undocumented housekeeper files abuse lawsuit against Coral Gables hotel


September 6, 2012:

Jeff Herman Files Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Against Archdiocese of Miami


Video: CBS Miami-- Lawsuit against Archdiocese of Miami for child sexual abuse

Video: Univision-- Acusacion sexual contra el padre rolando garcia

Huffington Post: Father Rolando Garcia Named in Sex Abuse Lawsuit Against Catholic Archdiocese of Miami


July 2, 2012:

Attorney Jeff Herman gestures as he speaks during a news conference, Monday, July 2, 2012 in Aventura, Fla. Herman announced the filing of a lawsuit against a Miami charter school, in which a woman claims that her 7-year-old son was bullied and sexually assaulted by an 11-year-old boy. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Washington Examiner: Clergy sexual abuse attorney Jeff Herman gestures as he speaks during a news conference, Monday, July 2, 2012 in Aventura, Fla. Herman announced the filing of a lawsuit against a Miami charter school, in which a woman claims that her 7-year-old son was bullied and sexually assaulted by an 11-year-old boy. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)


June 23, 2012:

MSNBC: Clergy Sexual Abuse Attorney Jeff Herman: 'Many victims suffer in silence'

MSNBC's Ed Schultz talks with Jeff Herman, an attorney who specializes in representing sexual abuse victims, about the difficulties the victims in the Sandusky case would have had in stepping forward with allegations.

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November 17, 2011:

MSNBC: Sex Abuse Attorney Jeff Herman on Sandusky Interview: Classic ‘pedophile speak?

A former Penn State defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky spoke out for the first time since being charged with sexually abusing eight young boys. MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell gets analysis from attorney Jeff Herman, an expert in representing sex abuse victims, and Goldie Taylor of TheGrio.com.

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Jeff Herman's recent media appearances discussing the Penn State Sexual Abuse Scandal

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November 10, 2011: 

Jeff Herman wins landmark $100 million verdict on behalf of survivor of sexual abuse.   



September 20, 2011:

Jeff Herman quoted in Chicago Tribune regarding new lawsuit against 3ABN and Tommy Shelton


July 6, 2011:

Adam Horowitz quoted in National Catholic Reporter