Firm Overview

Podhurst Orseck takes great pride in serving as an experienced, effective and compassionate resource to clients, attorneys and firms seeking assistance in the areas of complex commercial tort litigation, white-collar criminal defense and class action lawsuits. Podhurst Orseck focuses its practice on a variety of tort areas including aviation, appellate, automobile and product liability actions.

While our main offices are located in South Florida, a majority of our litigation occurs in other states, countries and jurisdictions.  Our firm has almost fifty years of trial and appellate advocacy experience assisting clients in a broad range of substantive and procedural topics.

Personal Injury, Commercial Litigation & Aviation

For more than 45 years Podhurst Orseck has provided clients with legal counsel for their personal injury claims to ensure they receive proper compensation for all damages suffered. Our legal team can assist with a wide array of claims, including automobile and boating accidents, wrongful death and product liability.

Our firm focuses nearly half of its litigation practice on complex commercial cases. Our trial and appellate attorneys are experienced in complicated, high-stakes commercial and aviation litigation cases. From financial disputes to class actions to mass tort liability litigation Podhurst Orseck can help clients navigate the complex challenges that often accompany high-stakes litigation.

State-of-The Art Litigation Technology

Podhurst Orseck has devoted substantial financial and intellectual resources into developing a modern and efficient case management system.  Our unique evidence organizational skills increase case handling efficiency, allowing us to focus on other important issues as well.

Our practice in a wide variety of jurisdictions, both domestically and abroad, give our lawyers a unique insight into the procedural nuances of various jurisdictions.  Relying on a strong foundation of nationally respected legal practitioners, Podhurst Orseck believes in training our next generation to meet and exceed our elevated standards.

Award-Winning Legal Team

Our lawyers lead by example and have garnered recognition from nearly every major legal organization.  The firm’s founder, Aaron S. Podhurst, made his reputation as one of the nation′s premiere plaintiff′s aviation lawyers, He was selected as a “Legal Legend” for his contributions to the South Florida legal system. Aaron has been listed annually in “Best Lawyers in America” since 1983 in the area of Personal Injury Litigation, Commercial Litigation and Bet-The-Company Litigation. In 2009 and 2013, he was selected by Best Lawyers in America as the Miami Personal Injury Litigation “Lawyer of the Year”.  He has also been recognized by the following organizations: Chambers USA (2008-2013), Florida Trend’s “Legal Elite” (2007-2013) and South Florida Legal Guide “Top Lawyers” (2007-2013).

Our lawyers are seasoned litigators which have been recognized by many legal publications and hold numerous litigation awards.

At Podhurst Orseck, our litigation team pools its legal experience to work for our clients and the community.  Through a track record of successful litigation outcomes and dedicated involvement in improving our shared public life, Podhurst Orseck has risen to become one of the premier litigation law firms in the U.S.