Yusuf Haidermota is a Shareholder at Schwartz, where he is a member of the Firm’s Litigation Group focusing his practice on Commercial, Real Estate, and Fair Debt Litigation. Yusuf is an experienced litigator and his practice extends statewide in both state and federal courts, including the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida. Yusuf has successfully prosecuted and defended lawsuits involving creditor’s rights, breach of contract, real estate issues, commercial landlord tenant matters, commercial collections and other business issues. Yusuf also handles the firm’s Fair Debt Litigation. He is a frequent speaker on the Florida Consumer Collection Protection Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and Telephone Consumer Protection Act.
Yusuf joined the firm in 2011. Prior to joining the firm, Yusuf was an Assistant State Attorney for the 10th Judicial Circuit, advocating on behalf of the people of the State of Florida. While a prosecutor, Mr. Haidermota tried over 25 jury trials and numerous non-jury trials.
Yusuf was raised in Tampa, Florida. After graduating from H.B. Plant High School, he attended the University of Florida, where he received his Bachelor of Arts. In 2008, Yusuf received his Juris Doctor degree from Florida State University College of Law. While in law school, Yusuf was the President of the FSU Real Estate Law Society and a member of the William H. Stafford American Inn of Court. Yusuf’s current memberships include the Tampa Bay American Inn of Court, the Hillsborough County Diversity Committee, Trial Lawyers Section of the Florida Bar, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association, and the American Legal and Financial Network.
Outside of the office, Yusuf enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys, being outdoors and watching his boys play little league baseball and soccer.
Florida State University College of Law
Juris Doctor, May 2008
President, FSU Real Estate Law Society
William H. Stafford American Inn of Court
Student Bar Association
University of Florida
Bachelor of Arts, December of 1998
Admitted to the Florida Bar, September 2008.
Admitted to the Middle District of Florida and the Southern District of Florida.
Tampa Bay American Inn of Courts
Hillsborough County Diversity Committee
Trial Lawyers Section of the Florida Bar
Real Property, Probate, and Trust Law Section of the Hillsborough County Association
American Legal and Financial Network