Jerold I. Budney: Lawyer with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Jerold I. Budney

Fort Lauderdale,  FL  U.S.A.

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AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Litigation
    Contact InfoTelephone: 954.768.8246
    Fax: 954.765.1477
    University University of Michigan, B.A., summa cum laude, 1975
    Law SchoolHarvard Law School, J.D., 1979
    Admitted1979, Florida; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit; U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida; U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
    Memberships The Florida Bar (Member, Media and Communication Law Committee); American Bar Association.

    BornDetroit, Michigan, 1954

    Jerry's versatile experience before both appellate and trial courts provides a valuable perspective in commercial litigation. His in-depth knowledge of defamation law, Public Records law and Sunshine law enable him to effectively assist clients seeking counseling in those specialized areas.

    Areas of Concentration

    · Media law

    · Commercial litigation

    · Appellate law

    Professional & Community Involvement

    · Member, The Florida Bar
    - Media and Communication Law Committee

    · Member, Newspaper Association of America Legal Affairs Committee

    · Member, American Bar Association

    Awards & Recognition

    · Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Appellate Practice; Commercial Litigation, 2010-2014

    · Recognized, South Florida Legal Guide, one of the "Top Lawyers in South Florida," 2004, 2005, 2009-2013

    · Rated, AV Preeminent® 5.0 out of 5

    Publications & Presentations

    Articles, Lectures & Publication s


    · Author, "The Freedom of Information Act: A Reporter's Map to a Federal Maze," The Florida Bar's Reporter's Handbook, 1998

    · Author, "Punitive Damages in Florida," Matthew Bender


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    Office Information

    Jerold I. Budney

    401 East Las Olas Boulevard, Suite 2000
    Fort LauderdaleFL 33301


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