Steven Heimberg’s unique background—he is both a physician and a personal injury attorney—makes him a particularly dangerous foe against those who have wrongfully harmed others.
In more than 25 years of practicing law, Dr. Heimberg has consistently earned remarkable results for his clients, including:
- Highest Medical Verdict in California history*
- Highest Medical Verdict in Los Angeles County history*
- Highest Medical Verdict in Ventura County history*
- Highest Medical Settlement in California history*
- Highest Medical Settlement in Los Angeles County history*
- Highest Medical Settlement in Riverside County history*
- Highest Medical Settlement in Kern County history*
- Highest Personal Injury Verdict in Santa Barbara history*
- Responsible for Numerous Changes in the Law in Favor of injured victims
In addition to his success as a top personal injury attorney, Dr. Heimberg is a physician. He graduated with honors in many medical school courses, including earning top honors in pharmacology. Dr. Heimberg is a Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners.
After attending the University of California at Los Angeles School of Law, where he was a member of UCLA’s Law Review, Dr. Heimberg was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1987.
Dr. Heimberg spent several years in Washington, D.C. as a health-law attorney, specializing in the law of medical devices and pharmaceuticals. In addition, he served as special assistant to the Assistant Secretary of the United States Department of Health and Human Services. Dr. Heimberg gained further experience in product liability issues as a lawyer with the renowned corporate law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom LLP.
Since 1992, Dr. Heimberg has had his own law firm specializing in helping and protecting those injured by the wrongdoing of others. Because of the serious nature of the injuries in these cases and the fact that medical experts are almost always necessary, his background places him head and shoulders above his legal peers. He is able to better assess medical damages and all medical liability issues in your case. He is able to find and retain all necessary medical experts. He is better able to understand the details of your case and better able to convey all the necessary facts and issues to your medical experts. In addition, Dr. Heimberg can better handle and cross-examine the opposing experts and better prepare and react to all the technological occurrences and surprises at trial. While Dr. Heimberg has successfully tried many medical malpractice cases, his medical knowledge and expertise make him uniquely capable of handling all types of life altering personal injury cases