Three Shapiro, Blasi, Wasserman & Hermann Attorneys Named Top Lawyers in 2019 Edition of the South Florida Legal Guide

Boca Raton, FL – Three attorneys from Shapiro, Blasi, Wasserman & Hermann, one of the largest independent full-service litigation and transactional law firms in South Florida, have been named “Top Lawyers” in the 2019 South Florida Legal Guide. Attorneys selected for this list are nominated by their peers, have extensive experience and a distinguished record of achievement.

The Shapiro, Blasi, Wasserman & Hermann attorneys recognized as “Top Lawyers” include:

  • Adam S. Chotiner – Labor and Employment
  • Michael D. Mopsick – Corporate and Business Litigation, Trust and Estate Litigation
  • Jeffrey P. Wasserman – Marital and Family, Corporate and Business Litigation

Biographical information:

Adam S. Chotiner, shareholder, oversees the firm’s Labor and Employment Law practice. He is Board Certified by The Florida Bar as an expert specialist in labor and employment law, and he focuses his practice on representing businesses in all aspects of labor and employment law, including overtime and other wage/hour issues; discrimination; harassment; retaliation; and non-competition and other employment contracts.  He litigates labor and employment issues in federal and state court and before several administrative agencies, and he also routinely counsels clients on employee handbooks, employment contracts, and various policies and procedures.  Additionally, he regularly defends property owners and businesses in public access discrimination claims under the Americans with Disabilities Act.  Mr. Chotiner has been on the South Florida Legal Guide’s “Top Lawyers” list since 2015 and he was previously listed as a “Top Up and Comer.” He received his bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Florida and his J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law.

Michael D. Mopsick, of counsel, represents clients in trust, probate, and guardianship disputes, as well as in business and commercial litigation.  He is also a Certified Circuit Civil Mediator. He is a past president of the South Palm Beach County Bar Association and a past co-chair of the Palm Beach County Bar’s Professionalism Committee.  He has been recognized by the South Florida Legal Guide as a “Top Lawyer” since 2007 and he has been listed in Florida Super Lawyers magazine, as voted by his peers. He received his bachelor’s degree, with highest honors (valedictorian), from Rutgers College and his J.D. from the University Of Virginia School Of Law.

Jeffrey P. Wasserman, shareholder, leads the firm’s Family Law practice Group.  He possess more than four decades of experience in family law matters, including divorce litigation, pre and post nuptial agreements, post judgment enforcement and modifications, paternity suits and custody matters.  Wasserman is also a Fellow in the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL), dealing primarily with international child abductions.  He is currently developing a practice in Collaborative Law, specializing in “peacemaking” and keeping clients out of court.  He has been recognized by the South Florida Legal Guide as a “Top Lawyer” for many years and has consistently been listed in Florida Super Lawyers magazine.  He is a past chair of the Family Law Section of the Florida Bar. He received his bachelor’s degree and his J.D. from the University of Miami.


About Shapiro, Blasi, Wasserman & Hermann

Shapiro, Blasi, Wasserman & Hermann, P.A. is a full-service litigation and transactional law firm and one of the largest independent law firms in South Florida. By focusing on several areas of expertise, the firm utilizes a wealth of knowledge to provide its nationwide client base with high-quality results. The firm’s attorneys have been recognized by Best Lawyers in America, and in the South Florida Legal Guide, Florida Trend Magazine’s Florida Legal Elite and Thompson Reuter’s Florida Super Lawyers magazine. For more information, please visit

Robert Friedman