Jeff was born in 1959 and is a well-known lawyer and advocate of rape cases, sexual abuse, and exploitation. Jeff has the great passion of helping prevent child sexual abuse and has therefore dedicated his career to the path of exposing pedophiles and the organizations that act as their protectors. Most of the cases that the lawyer is primarily recognized for is an act of exposure of clergy in the Archdiocese of Miami as well as in dioceses in the states who were involved in the child sexual abuse scandals. In 2011, Jeff got to win a landmark hundred million dollar verdict when he represented a client who had previously been involved in the scene of sexual abuse by a member of the clergy. Herman has recently also been involved in the famous case where he represented various men who had earlier filed lawsuits against the sexual abuse against Kevin Clash, former Elmo puppeteer. Herman has a law firm in Boca Raton known as Herman Law that is merely dedicated to only representing victims of sexual abuse cases in many lawsuits filed across the United States of America. Even when he is not serving clients in the courtroom, Jeff continues to exercise his passion for justice for the victims of the sexual abuse cases. He has also been previously featured in some of the shows on the Television such as CNN, FOX, HLN, and MSNBC and magazines such as The New York Times, USA Today, Forbes and New York magazine that have often aired his story and work.
Herman is also known for his excellent skills in the child forensic interviews as well as training professionals from different children welfare groups on proper ways of assisting children involved in the sexual abuse to heal by disclosure. For more than a decade, Jeff has become famous for exposing sexual predators without fear or favor. Herman referred to the way child sexual abusers talk when they want to justify their adverse actions as “pedophile speak” when he was discussing the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal on MSNBC. In his interviews, he revealed that he was always listening to the abuse victims in need to make them heard. He has also been well-known for handling the state’s high-profile sexual abuse cases that other attorneys have not tried in the past.