People all around the world suffer from the trauma of injustice after being sexually assaulted. Many people suffer in silence. Many lawyers work hard to bring justice to the people that have been harmed. One lawyer that works to make sure that sexual violence victims are given justice is Jeff Herman. He was born in 1959 and is the founder and managing partner at Herman Law. Jeff Herman is a father of four who was raised in Youngstown, Ohio. He has received the education that backs that things that he has achieved as a lawyer. He has worked very hard to give voices to people who were silenced by the abuse that they endured in their lifetime.
Before Jeff Herman decided to dedicate his career to sexual assault, rape, abuse, and various other sexual misconduct cases he was a commercial litigator. He decided to devote his career to sexual misconduct cases after he was introduced to a mother whose autistic son had been abused at his school. After searching for some time, he found out that the lady’s son had been abused by an employee at the school that was a convicted pedophile. He was very committed to finding out the details of his boy’s tragedy. The passion that he while trying to bring justice to the autistic boy helped him to realize what he was called to do as a lawyer.
During Herman’s case with the autistic 4-year-old, he learned that children and adults are sexually assaulted more often than what one would believe is possible. He also realized that some of the cases in sexual assault are caused by careless acts of other people. He was determined to use his knowledge of the law to help people who felt helpless after sexual assault. Since Herman decided to follow his heart down the road of sexual assault cases, he has represented thousands of people and brought them to justice after suffering. He has one of the top sexual assault law firms in the United States of America. He continues to help those that are in need of justice.