A litigation and appellate law firm.

Manuel S. Hiraldo

Mr. Hiraldo has extensive experience in all aspects of litigation in state and federal courts, including motion practice, oral argument, discovery, mediation, trial, and appellate practice. 

Prior to opening Hiraldo P.A., Mr. Hiraldo was Of Counsel at Blank Rome LLP.  His practice focused on defending loan originators and servicers in consumer claims under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, and state collection and deceptive trade practices statutes.  

Mr. Hiraldo is fluent in Spanish.

Practice Areas
Commercial Litigation
Financial Services Litigation
Class Actions  
Appellate Litigation
Real Estate Litigation
Construction Defect
Wrongful Death
Catastrophic Injury

J.D., Emory University School of Law – 2006
BBA, Emory University, Goizueta Business School – 2003


Hiraldo P.A.: 2016 – present

Blank Rome LLP: 2011 – 2016

Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell, P.A.: 2008 – 2011

Wicker, Smith, O’Hara, McCoy & Ford, P.A.: 2006 – 2008

2012 – 2016, "Florida Rising Star" by Super Lawyers

Court Admissions
U.S. District Court - Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court - Northern District of Florida
U.S. District Court - Southern District of Florida
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit



  •  Horn v. iCan Ben. Grp., Ltd. Liab. Co., 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 98777 (S.D. Fla. 2018) ($60,413,112 Consent Judgment)

  • Goldschmidt v. Rack Room Shoes, Inc., 1:18-cv-212200-KMW (S.D. Fla. 2018) ($25,969,965 (cash) + $51,939,930 (purchase vouchers) Class Settlement)(pending final approval)

  • Pena v. Lexington Law Firm, 1:18-cv-24407-UU (S.D. Fla. 2018) ($11,450,863 Class Settlement)(pending final approval)

  • Albrecht v. Oasis Power, LLC, 1:18-cv-1061-HDL (N.D. Ill. 2018) ($7,000,000 Class Settlement)(pending final approval)

  • Eisenband v. Schumacher Automotive, Inc., 9:18-cv-80911-BB (S.D. Fla. 2018) ($5,000,000 Class Settlement)

  • Papa v. Grieco Ford Fort Lauderdale, LLC, 1:18-cv-21897-JEM (S.D. Fla. 2018) ($4,800,000 Class Settlement)

  • Bloom v. Jenny Craig, Inc., Case No. 1:18-cv-21820-KMM (S.D. Fla. 2018) ($3,000,000 Class Settlement)

  • Dipuglia v. US Coachways, Inc., 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 72551 (S.D. Fla. 2018) ($2,600,000 Class Settlement)

  • Mohamed v. Off Lease Only, Inc., Case No. 1:15-cv-23352-MGC (S.D. Fla. 2015) ($1,450,750 Class Settlement)

  • Marengo v. Miami Resch. Assocs., LLC, No. 1:17-cv-20459-KMW, 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 122098 (S.D. Fla. 2018) ($1,236,300 Class Settlement)

  • Wijesinha v. Susan B. Anthony List, Inc., 1:18-cv-22880-JEM (S.D. Fla. 2018) ($1,017,430 Class Settlement)

  • Masson v. Tallahassee Dodge Chrysler Jeep, LLC, 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 77916 (S.D. Fla. 2017) ($850,000 Class Settlement)

  • Poirier v. Cubamax Travel, Inc., No. 1:18-cv-23240-CMA (S.D. Fla. 2018) ($808,000 Class Settlement)

  • McLean v. Osborn, D.O., PLLC, No. 9:18-cv-81222-DMM (S.D. Fla. 2018) ($800,000 Class Settlement) (pending final approval)

  • Whitworth v. HH Entm't, Inc., No. 9:17-cv-80487-KAM, 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 112223 (S.D. Fla. 2017) ($750,000 Class Settlement)

  • Gerstenhaber v. Galleria Fitness Club, LLC, No. 1:18-cv-62108-CMA (S.D. Fla. 2018) ($600,000 Class Settlement)

  • Ramos v. Pandora, et al, No. 0:17-cv-62100-FAM (S.D. Fla. 2017) ($525,000 Class Settlement) (pending final approval)





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401 E. Las Olas Blvd, Suite 1400

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33301

Phone: 954.400.4713



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