News

Category: News

America’s Elite Trial Lawyers (2022)

Posted on August 25, 2022

By STACI ZARETSKY, On August 24, 2022 at 12:12 PM The dog days of summer are here, but lawyers still need some excitement in their lives, so it’s the perfect time for rankings and awards to be handed out. Luckily for us, the National Law Journal just named its Elite Trial Lawyers for 2022, a top prize […]

DOJ Seeks to Settle Claims From Victims of Gymnastics Doctor Larry Nassar

Posted on August 23, 2022

  More than 100 girls and women who alleged sexual assault have made claims against the FBI for failures after Nassar was reported in the summer of 2015 Larry Nassar, a former team USA Gymnastics doctor, appeared in a Michigan court in 2018.PHOTO: REBECCA COOK/REUTERS By Sadie Gurman and Louise Radnofsky   Updated July 28, […]

Chambers USA 2022 Ranks Podhurst Orseck Attorneys and Practices

Posted on June 10, 2022

More than half of Podhurst Orseck partners along with three practices are recognized among the nation’s leading law firms in annual rankings. MIAMI – June 10, 2022 – The 2022 edition of Chambers USA, one of the most prestigious legal publications in the world, recognizes seven Podhurst Orseck attorneys as leaders in their respective practices. […]

Rising Star: Podhurst Orseck’s Kristina Infante

Posted on June 09, 2022

  Law360 (June 9, 2022, 2:56 PM EDT) — Kristina Infante of Podhurst Orseck PA achieved millions of dollars in settlements for victims of the 2018 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School mass shooting and is currently representing victims of the Boeing 737 Max crashes, earning her a spot among the trial attorneys under age 40 […]

Litigation Departments of the Year: Podhurst Orseck

Posted on June 03, 2022

“There will always be competitors who will be trying to enter your practice area, but we are fortunate to specialize in niche areas such as aviation law and class actions,” the firm said. By Raychel Lean | June 03, 2022 Miami-based Podhurst Orseck handles aviation, complex commercial, class action and personal injury litigation. Responses by […]

Law360 Names 2022’s Top Attorneys Under 40

Posted on May 30, 2022

Law360 (May 30, 2022, 9:02 PM EDT) Law360 is pleased to announce the Rising Stars of 2022, in a list of 176 attorneys under 40 whose legal accomplishments belie their age. After carefully reviewing more than 1,350 submissions, our team of editors arrived at a list of Rising Stars who hail from 96 law firms […]

Lifetime Achievement: Joel Eaton’s Powers of Persuasion Shaped Florida Tort Law Over 4 Decades

Posted on May 23, 2022

“As an appellate attorney, you can influence the direction of the law and sometimes even change it,” Joel Eaton said. By Raychel Lean | May 23, 2022 Joel D. Eaton, partner at Podhurst Orseck in Miami, won a Lifetime Achievement award. Joel Eaton is a partner at Podhurst Orseck in Miami and a former U.S. […]

The National Law Journal Announces Elite Trial Lawyers Awards Finalists

Posted on May 12, 2022

May 12, 2022 ALM announced the finalists for the National Law Journal’s 2022 Elite Trial Lawyers Awards. Out of hundreds of entries, attorneys from plaintiffs law firms across the United States have made it to the competition’s final round with the winners in 28 award categories being announced at the ETL award ceremony in New […]

Courts Must Tackle Lack Of Diversity In Class Counsel

Posted on May 11, 2022

By Alissa Del Riego (May 11, 2022, 5:56 PM EDT) I started my law career at a large multinational law firm representing corporate clients, and officers and directors defending shareholder derivative claims. The firm had monthly meetings focusing on mentoring and promoting the career development of female attorneys. I thought it was a waste of […]

VW’s $42 Million Airbag Deal With Outreach Plan Approved (1)

Posted on April 05, 2022

April 5, 2022, 12:34 PM; Updated: April 5, 2022, 3:00 PM Volkswagen Group of America Inc. and Audi of America LLC’s $42 million settlement with car owners over Takata airbags merits final approval, and the deal’s outreach program to accelerate replacement should begin as soon as practicable, a federal court in Florida ruled. About 9 […]