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Samantha  Schosberg Feuer
Samantha  Schosberg Feuer
Of Counsel 
222 Lakeview Avenue
Suite 400
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
 
Tel:
561.653.5000
Fax:
561.659.6313
 
 

Samantha Schosberg Feuer is an experienced trial attorney who concentrates her practice on complex commercial litigation with a focus on representation of clients in the investigation and litigation of civil racketeering (RICO) and related matters. Additionally, she defends corporations in state and federal government investigations and lawsuits involving claims of false advertising, fraud, and deceptive and unfair trade practices under The Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act (FDUTPA). Samantha also has substantial experience in the investigation and defense of employment litigation for management including non-compete agreements, theft of trade secrets, and discrimination in the workplace. Samantha has experience in over 30 jury trials.

In addition, Samantha has experience in the litigation of consumer claims across various industries, such as mortgage, timeshare, debt collection, credit counseling, and credit repair. She has litigated claims arising out of state and federal protections laws, including Fair Debt Collection Practices (state and federal), Timeshare and Telemarketing Vacation Plans, the Foreclosure Rescue Prevention Act, the Lanham Act, False Claims Act, and Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organization (RICO) Act. She also has experience in the area of receiverships, including the requirements and proof necessary for the appointment of a Receiver in complex ligation matters.

Prior to joining Akerman, Samantha worked for the Office of the Florida Attorney General where she served as the Chief of the South Florida Bureau, Consumer Protection Unit, and previously as an Assistant Attorney General. While there, Samantha investigated and prosecuted antitrust lawsuits, in conjunction and collaboration with the Federal Trade Commission. She is experienced handling government investigations, regulatory enforcement matters and complaints, internal investigations, and complex civil litigation involving fraud. Samantha also served as an Assistant State Attorney in both West Palm Beach and Miami.
 
Awards & Recognition
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Florida Trend's Legal Elite 2014, Listed as an "Up & Comer"
 
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Jupiter Magazine and Palm Beacher Magazine 2014, Listed as one of the "Women in Power" in the Palm Beaches
 
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Florida Trend's Legal Elite 2010-2013, Recognized as "Top Government Attorney" in Florida
 
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Prudential-Davis, Productivity Award, 2011-2013
 
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Florida Association for Women Lawyers (FAWL) 2013, Recipient of the Annual Justice Barbara Pariente Award
 
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Florida Attorney General, Manager of the Year, 2012
 
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American Jewish Committee, Women of Valor Award, 2012
 
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Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches, Athena Award, Finalist, 2012
 
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Florida Association for Women Lawyers (FAWL) 2011, Recognized as a "Leader in the Law" Honoree
 
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South Florida Legal Guide, 2005-2006, Recognized as "Top Government Attorney" in South Florida
 
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Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rated
 
Published Works & Lectures
 
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Florida Power & Light's Women In Energy Group (WiE), Panelist, "Perspective of Accomplished Women," March 2014
 
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The National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) Spring Consumer Protection Conference, Panelist, "Challenges and Effective Approaches for Engaging with Federal Law Enforcement on Consumer Protection Issues," May 2013
 
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American Resort Development Association (ARDA), Speaker, "Consumer Protection: Scams, Lies and Outright Fraud; How to Protect Your Owners," April 2013
 
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Florida Law Day Masters Class, Speaker, "How to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft," March 2013
 
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Electronic Retailing Association, Speaker, "Up, Down & Sideways: How Enforcement Actions Traverse the Value Chain," February 2013
 
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Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Florida Attorney General's Office Tax Fraud/ID Theft Town Hall, Speaker, "Identity Theft in South Florida," February 2013
 
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American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law's Consumer Protection Committee What's in Store Newsletter, Co-Author, "FTC’s Latest Revisions to the Green Guides," January 2013
 
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Florida Association for Women Lawyers (FAWL) Luncheon, Speaker, "Women and Government Law," November 2012
 
Professional Memberships & Activities
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State Florida Association for Women Lawyers, Membership Chair
 
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University of Florida Law School, Law Alumni Council, Member
 
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Junior League, State Public Affairs Committee, Task Force Chair
 
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Palm Beach County Bar Association, Diversity Subcommittee, Chair
 
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Palm Beach County Commission on Ethics, Volunteer Advocate
 
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The Florida Bar, Unlicensed Practice of Law Committee, Member
 
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Florida Association for Women Lawyers, Palm Beach Chapter, Past President
 
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Democratic Professionals Council, Past Chairperson
 
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Women's Foundation of Palm Beach County, Co-Founder
 
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Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Palm Beach Chapter, Board Member
 
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Raise the Bar, Chair, 2011-2013
 
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Executive Women of Palm Beaches, Member
 
Related Professional Experience
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Office of the Attorney General, Consumer Protection Division, State of Florida, Assistant Attorney General, 2008-2011; South Florida Bureau, Chief, 2011-2013
 
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Office of the State Attorney, 15th Judicial Circuit, West Palm Beach, Florida, Assistant State Attorney, Prosecutor, 2006-2008
 
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Office of the State Attorney, 11th Judicial Court, Miami Florida, Assistant State Attorney, Prosecutor, 2002-2005; Career Criminal/Robbery Division, Special Prosecutor, 2005
 
Other Languages
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Spanish
 

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Samantha  Schosberg Feuer

Practice
Labor & Employment
Litigation
Education
J.D., University of Florida Levin College of Law, 2002; Florida Blue Key
B.A., Tufts University, 1998; International Relations
Bar Admissions
Florida
 
 
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