Shapiro Profiled in the Daily Business Review

Shapiro Profiled in the Daily Business Review
Jeffrey Shapiro on Leading Giant Mergers and Crusading Against 'Rambo' Lawyers
December 27, 2018
Raychel Lean

Jeff Shapiro, the Firm’s Miami office managing partner, is profiled by the Daily Business Review. Jeff discusses law firm culture and the Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr 2017 merger. He explains the thought that went into ensuring the two firms’ cultures were compatible.

"The numbers don’t matter if the people don’t get along," said Jeff.

Jeff also comments on his 40-year career as a litigator, and in particular, tricks to defending products liability cases.

"The trick to defending a products liability case is explaining the concept of individual responsibility," said Jeff. "If you’re dealing with a plaintiff who’s not taken responsibility for their own conduct, they in a sense contributed to their own injury."

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