Personal Injury Attorney Dennis Schaefer
Mr. Schaefer has been successfully representing individuals injured by the negligence of others since 1979. He has been involved in more than 15,000 separate settlements or jury verdicts totaling tens of millions of dollars. Mr. Schaefer is one of the founding partners of Attorneys Dell & Schaefer and has been practicing law since 1976. Mr. Schaefer has been repeatedly recognized by U.S. News and World Report magazine as a Best Lawyer in the field of Personal Injury.
A New Jersey native, Mr. Schaefer received a B.S. in Economics from Syracuse University and his Juris Doctor from Oklahoma City University. Mr. Schaefer represents clients in state and federal courts throughout Florida. He is a member of the Broward County Bar Association, the Broward County Justice Association and the Florida Justice Association.
He has been involved in Best Buddies, a nonprofit organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. He has also been a volunteer for the Special Olympics, and has also been actively involved in Florida youth hockey. Mr. Schaefer is also a founder of the Attorneys Dell & Schaefer Charitable foundation, which promotes health and wellness in the community through charitable giving to local organizations.
Fun Facts About Dennis Schaefer
Describe yourself in three words: Honest, loyal, ambitious
Best thing to do in your spare time: Play golf
Favorite place to travel: Italy
Favorite food: Italian
Favorite Movie: Sandlot, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
Favorite Book: The Charm School
Favorite Musician: John Lennon
Favorite Quote: “Life is a journey, not a destination.” “Be who you are and say what you feel, because those that mind, don’t matter and those that matter don’t mind”
What do you like about your job: I love problem solving – I love teaching and leading the way–I really enjoy winning
Interesting Fact: I played in a rock band in high school.