Founder Aaron S. Podhurst made his reputation as one of the nation′s premiere plaintiff′s aviation lawyers, and has guided the firm in recent years to become one of the leading commercial litigation firms in South Florida. Since Podhurst Orseck was established over four decades ago, the firm’s trial work has primarily encompassed general tort law practice. The firm made a name representing victims of the 1972 Eastern Airlines Flight 401 crash and has been involved in every major aviation accident case in the last 40 years.
Podhurst Orseck represents clients in state and federal courts as well as appellate courts in the United States The firm handles negligence cases, general torts, product liability cases, complex professional malpractice claims, and white collar crime. From airline crashes to NFL concussions and complex civil RICO filings, Podhurst Orseck has litigated some of the most high-profile cases over the last half-century.