Jeffrey B. Pertnoy

Jeffrey B. Pertnoy

Akerman LLP, Partner

Miami, Florida

Jeff Pertnoy is a versatile litigator, trial lawyer, trusted counselor, and problem solver. Jeff represents clients in high stakes business disputes and class actions. He has a wide-ranging practice spanning multiple sectors, including telecommunications, consumer goods and services, banking, automotive, hospitality, cannabis, real estate, transportation, shipping and logistics, and insurance, among others. With significant experience in state and federal courts and arbitration forums throughout the country, Jeff efficiently guides his clients through sensitive, complex, and critical business problems and disputes. He has successfully litigated numerous multimillion and multibillion dollar class actions. He has handled matters in the areas of commercial litigation, real estate litigation, non-compete and restrictive covenant litigation, breach of trust and fiduciary duty litigation, judgment collection and proceedings supplementary, business torts, catastrophic injury and premises liability litigation, leisure and hospitality litigation, class actions, and a variety of insurance-related matters. Having acted as lead counsel in dozens of putative class actions brought under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and related state consumer protection statutes, Jeff is at the forefront of daily developments surrounding these laws and their concomitant regulations, allowing him to swiftly develop the appropriate litigation and/or compliance strategy for clients defending against or threatened by the statutes' crippling statutory damages. Jeff has built his practice on his client-focused approach, rigorous analytical skills and extraordinary responsiveness. No task is too big or too small, and no problem insurmountable.

Experience

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Akerman LLP
Partner
∼ Present
Firm Prospects attorney tracking launched in 2015/2016. Prior employment history currently unavailable.

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