John A. Boudet Attorney At Law
Chair, Complex Litigation Group
Orlando 301 East Pine Street Suite 1400 Orlando, Florida 32801
Miami 333 S.E. 2nd Avenue Suite 3200 Miami, Florida 33131
John is chair of the firm’s complex litigation group. John has a diverse national practice focusing on complex litigation, including class actions, product liability, business torts, construction, intellectual property, commercial litigation, and other high-stakes litigation. His clients include businesses of all types, from small enterprises to multinational companies. He has also represented a number of prominent individuals including professional athletes, entertainers and Fortune 500 executives. As a trial lawyer for more than 30 years, John has served as lead counsel in a number of high profile cases in both federal and state courts, achieving a national reputation in the presentation of complex technical, scientific and economic evidence.
John first gained national recognition for his representation of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, whom he represented for more than a decade in a series of highly publicized cases involving a recalled agricultural pesticide. He served as lead counsel in dozens of product liability cases throughout the U.S. and Latin America, successfully trying numerous cases to verdict as first-chair trial counsel. John’s diverse experience includes a wide variety of cases, including construction, business torts, products liability, intellectual property, RICO claims, securities fraud, probate litigation and personal injury cases, representing both plaintiffs and defendants in jury and non-jury cases. He also has considerable experience in the management and coordination of complex and multi-district litigation, class actions and mass torts involving a variety of industries, including chemicals, tobacco, medical products, building products and consumer products. Prior to joining the firm, John was a Principal Shareholder in the international law firm of Greenberg Traurig, where he served as co-chair of that firm’s global products liability and mass torts practice group.
John grew up in Orlando. After graduating from Bishop Moore High School, he attended Florida State University and went on to earn his law degree, with honors, from Florida State University College of Law. John has received numerous professional accolades including being named 2019 Orlando Products Liability Defense Lawyer of the Year, by Best Lawyers In America magazine. John has held an “AV/Preeminent” rating by Martindale Hubbell for more than 30 years and is listed in Florida Trend’s Legal Elite, Best Lawyers in America, Orlando Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Orlando and Florida Super Lawyers magazine. John and his wife, Devon, live in Orlando. They have four sons.