Steven Brotman

Steven J. Brotman


  • West Palm Beach


Steve Brotman is a counsel in the West Palm Beach office of Locke Lord LLP where he works with the financial services litigation group. He has experience representing institutional lenders and servicers throughout the Florida state and federal courts arising from claims alleging violations of the Real Estate Settlement Practices Act (RESPA), Truth-In-Lending Act (TILA), Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), and the Florida Consumer Practices Act (FCCPA). Additionally, he has vast litigation experience throughout Florida’s state and appellate courts on contested residential and commercial foreclosure litigation and has handled numerous trials and appellate oral arguments. He has also represented clients throughout the Florida bankruptcy courts in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 matters.

Reported Decisions

  • HSBC Bank USA v. Nelson, 246 So. 3d 486, 487 (Fla. 2d DCA 2018)
  • Calarese v. Bayview Loan Servicing, LLC, 17-60747-CIV, 2017 WL 3267932 (S.D. Fla. July 31, 2017)
  • Nardolilli v. Bank of New York Mellon, 16-81653-CIV, 2017 WL 5634714 (S.D. Fla. June 21, 2017)

Professional Affiliations and Recognitions

  • Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • Named, “Up and Comer,” Florida Trend Legal Elite, 2013
  • Florida Blue Key Alumnus
  • Palm Beach Post Pathfinder Award (Forensics/Speech)