Eliot Pedrosa - Greenberg Traurig LLP

Eliot Pedrosa

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

Eliot Pedrosa is co-chairman of Greenberg Traurig's Miami litigation department.  As a first-chair trial lawyer, his experience includes products liability, commercial disputes, international litigation and regulatory investigations. Earlier in his career, Eliot also worked as an enforcement attorney at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, where he handled investigations and enforcement actions for violations of the federal securities laws.

Florida International UniversityBA 1995Harvard Law SchoolJ.D. 1999
Third District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating CommissionThe Federalist SocietyBig Brothers Big Sisters of Greater MiamiCuban American Bar AssociationAmerican Bar AssociationDade County Bar Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Areas of Concentration
  • Products liability
  • Complex commercial litigation
  • International litigation
  • Class actions
  • Copyright and entertainment litigation
  • Securities litigation
  • Regulatory and enforcement investigations
Significant Representations
  • Lead trial counsel for Lorillard Tobacco Company in multiple actions pending throughout Florida courts.
  • Lead trial counsel in defense of a major bank in its capacity as indenture trustee in an arbitration claim by a bondholder resulting in an arbitration award in favor of the bank.
  • Lead trial counsel in defense of Spanish media company against claims by a competitor in the Spanish-language radio business.
  • Lead counsel in the defense of the world's largest fragrance company in a lawsuit by a former Peruvian distributor resulting in a dismissal of all claims.
  • Lead counsel in the representation of a record label and music company in the defense of several litigation matters.
  • Defended a real estate investment company on an arbitration claim by a former joint venture partner resulting in a dismissal of the claims.
  • Defended a large, international brokerage firm on a claim for breach of contract by the estate of a former client resulting in dismissal of the claim. 

Office Location

333 SE Second Avenue, Suite 4400
Miami, FL 33131
United States

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Other Information

Gender: Male