Jason S. Oletsky

Jason S. Oletsky


Akerman LLP

Recognized since 2007

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law

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A trial lawyer with more than two decades of experience, Jason Oletsky concentrates his practice on complex commercial litigation, with particular emphasis on private equity, M&A, bet-the-company, and shareholder litigation. Among Jason’s high-profile client base are some of the largest private equity firms both in and outside the state of Florida. Jason serves as outside general counsel to a number of different funds, and provides contract, employment, trade secret, non-competition, and corporate governance advice, as well as judgment collection/asset protection counsel for his clients. He also represents a number of prominent professional athletes in business disputes.

Jason has lectured extensively on advanced judgment collection techniques in the state of Florida, has been published for proceedings supplementary in Florida and worked on the Florida Bar Committee to redraft the Florida Statute on proceedings supplementary. He was the first litigator in Florida to be named by The Best Lawyers in America in the area of Private Funds/Private Equity law. Jason has also been recognized as one of South Florida’s leading litigators by other industry publications, including Chambers USA, the South Florida Legal Guide, Florida Trend, and the South Florida Business Journal.

Location

  • 201 East Las Olas Boulevard, Suite 1800
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, Florida State Bar
  • Maryland, Maryland State Bar

Affiliations

  • Jewish Federation of Broward County - Member
  • The Florida Bar, Entertainment and Sports Law Division - Member
  • Weston Warrior Lacrosse - Coach

Akerman LLP
Los Angeles, California

173 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

65 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America awards

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Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2022 for work in:

  • Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law
  • Commercial Litigation

Special Focus

  • COVID-19
  • Litigation
  • Private Equity Funds

Awards:

  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rated
  • South Florida Business Journal, Listed in "Best of the Bar"
  • Super Lawyers Magazine 2009, Listed in the Corporate Counsel Edition
  • South Florida Legal Guide 2005-2009, Recognized in "Top Up & Comers"
  • South Florida Legal Guide Top Lawyers 2009, 2011-2014, Listed for Commercial Litigation and Sports and Entertainment; 2015, Listed for Corporate and Business Litigation, Entertainment and Sports
  • Florida Trend's Legal Elite 2005-2007, 2010, 2013, 2015, Listed for Commercial Litigation
  • Super Lawyers Magazine 2007-2016, Listed in Florida for Business Litigation and Entertainment & Sports
  • Chambers USA 2008-2012 Ranked in Florida for Litigation: General Commercial

Publications

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