The leading rule for the lawyer, as for the man of every calling, is diligence.
- Abraham Lincoln
Jeffrey D. Kirby, Esq. is a Civil Trial Personal Injury Attorney at the Law Offices of Craig Goldenfarb, P.A.
Mr. Kirby was born in Virginia and raised on the Gulf Coast of northwest Florida, where he completed his undergraduate work at Florida State University, earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in International Affairs. Mr. Kirby would go on to earn his J.D. (Juris Doctorate) from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama.
Following graduation from law school, Mr. Kirby moved to South Florida and was admitted to the Florida Bar in the summer of 1990. In his role as a civil trial lawyer with the LOCG, Mr. Kirby litigates personal injury cases on behalf of clients and their families who were harmed, injured, or killed by the negligent actions of another person, business, or organization.
Although he works in all manners of personal injury law, he has secured several outstanding results for injured clients who were hurt in auto accidents, including pedestrian crashes. He has also successfully represented victims injured due to medical or legal malpractice, trucking crashes, nursing home abuse, negligent security, and product defects. Mr. Kirby is a valuable addition to the already prodigious team at The Law Offices of Craig Goldenfarb, P.A.
Leadership, Honors, & Community
Mr. Kirby began his career in personal injury defense, working on behalf of insurance companies and self-insured businesses. He made the switch to plaintiff work in 2000. For nearly 20 years, Mr. Kirby has been representing injured victims of personal injury and negligence actions.
During his entire career, Mr. Kirby has worked for only four law firms, holding positions that range from senior associate to shareholder. Mr. Kirby is a member of the Palm Beach County Bar Association, whose mission is to enhance the public’s understanding of the legal system. Mr. Kirby is also a member of the Palm Beach County Justice Association, which has a goal of providing civil trial lawyers with the tools needed to enhance their trial practices.
As a personal injury trial lawyer, Mr. Kirby has obtained several substantial settlements and verdicts for his clients, including three verdicts over $1,000,000, and a $603,000 verdict in a negligent security case.
Whenever possible, Mr. Kirby enjoys spending his time fishing. Whether on a coastline or deep sea, there are few things that he enjoys more than taking a relaxing boat ride out and spending a day fishing with close friends and his two boys.
Cumberland School of Law
Doctorate of Jurisprudence – 1990
Florida State University
B.S. in International Affairs – 1987
• Florida Bar Association
• Palm Beach County Bar Association
• South PBC Bar Association
• Palm Beach County Justice Association
• Martin County Bar Association
$7.2M – Francisco Rivera v. Safeco
Auto wrongful death of child
$5.2M – Thomas Higgins v. GEICO
Auto crash, rear end collision
$2.3M – Gerald Scoggin v. Nationwide
Passenger in auto crash
Hear What Our Clients Say
The kindest, most caring and truly amazing human beings. When you are injured you find yourself most vulnerable, you need a trustworthy team to lean on. I found myself completely at ease with my team, from the beginning to the end.
— Trudy Quesada
Excellent experience. From my initial meeting, through the updates and delays, they kept me in the loop. They responded quickly to any of my status requests. They overdelivered on the amount promised.
— Walter Lopez
Everyone we met was very helpful and understood just how traumatic our experience had been. Based on what we were told initially, the case was completed much more quickly and the outcome was much better than we had expected.
— Harmon Garfinkel
Jeff, Kasten and Donald were an amazing support during a very hard time. I can’t recommend this law firm enough. They have the expertise you need when you get injured, and are looking out for your best interests.
— Marlee Brannock