Tod Aronovitz

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Mr. Aronovitz is a nationally recognized trial lawyer specializing in medical malpractice, catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases serving clients in Florida and throughout the United States. He and his partner, Barbara Perez, also concentrate exclusively on complex civil jury trial matters including consumer class action cases, and qui tam/whistleblower cases. For the past forty-five (45) years, his cases have been recognized nationally, he has lectured for The Florida Bar and law schools, and has authored publications on the subject of trial preparation, trial strategy, jury trial techniques and complex personal injury law issues in Florida. He is recognized in Florida as a leading consumer advocate obtaining significant jury verdicts in complex personal injury litigation and important consumer class action cases. He has handled cases for his clients which have set legal precedents in the State of Florida including consumer class action issues, and privacy rights, as well as False Claims Act, premises liability, defective product cases, and aviation negligence. ARONOVITZ LAW case results have been reported in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Miami Herald, St. Petersburg Times, Ft. Lauderdale Sun Sentinel, Chicago Tribune, NBC Today Show, CBS Nightly News, CNN, MSNBC, and Bloomberg’s Business News.

For three generations, the Aronovitz name has been at the forefront of the legal profession in Florida. ARONOVITZ LAW was founded by Tod Aronovitz in 1988. Today, the law firm of ARONOVITZ LAW proudly continues that tradition while enjoying a national reputation for excellence in its field.

As President of The Florida Bar, Aronovitz served the state’s citizens and legal community through his impassioned leadership and dedication. His “Dignity in Law” Program improved public education and perception of lawyers and remains a part of the Bar’s communications efforts.

Honors and Distinctions: Tod Aronovitz has been recognized as one of the Top 100 trial lawyers in the State of Florida by the American Society of Legal Advocates (ASLA) and The Nation’s Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel.  Both Tod Aronovitz and Barbara Perez have earned Martindale Hubbell’s AV-Preeminent Rating, the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards. Commencing 2001 through 2009, Mr. Aronovitz was honored as one of Florida’s leading trial attorneys in the civil trial and class action categories as selected by the South Florida Legal Guide and Miami Magazine, and selected as 2010 through 2017 “Top Lawyer” by the South Florida Legal Guide, and 2011 “Top Lawyer” as published in Annual Guide to Commercial Litigation American Lawyer/Corporate Counsel, Top Lawyers. He was selected by his peers to be included in Florida Trend Magazine’s 2004 through 2017 “Legal Elite” distinction and 2010 through 2016 “Hall of Fame” distinction, and 2007 through 2018 Super Lawyers, and in 2013-2014 was selected as “Top 100 Miami Area Lawyers”. Mr. Aronovitz is listed in Best Lawyers of America as one of the leading attorneys in America, and has enjoyed an AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell for many years. In 2014, he was inducted into the American Society of Legal Advocates as “2014 Top 100 Lawyers”. In 2014 and 2015, he was also awarded the America’s Most Honored Professionals Award by The American Registry. In 2014, ARONOVITZ LAW won the title of Best Florida Firm for Class Action Litigation. In 2015, he was selected as one of the Top Attorneys in the Miami Area, Selected by Peer Recognition and Professional Achievement. Also, in 2015, Tod Aronovitz was selected to be a member of the National Association of Distinguished Counsel – The Nation’s Top One Percent. NADC is an organization dedicated to promoting the highest standards of legal excellence. Its members are vetted by a research team, a blue ribbon panel of attorneys, and a judicial review board. By virtue of the incredible selectivity of the appointment process, only the top one percent of attorneys in the United States are awarded membership in the NADC.

Nationally Recognized Class Action Cases Prosecuted by ARONOVITZ LAW: The attorneys of ARONOVITZ LAW take pride in representing classes of consumers in cases that have been certified in federal court and state court litigated matters involving fraud, false and deceptive trade practices and noteworthy cases of corporate discrimination against individuals. The firm continues to serve class clients in medical monitoring of unsafe and hazardous products, privacy rights, False Claims Act violations, unlawful consumer charges and assessments, and other consumer debt and consumer fraud class action cases. Mr. Aronovitz’s securities fraud class action cases have been nationally reported and recognized.

Education: University of Georgia, A.B. ’71; University of Miami School of Law, J.D. ’74; admitted to: The Florida Bar, 1974; U.S. District Courts (Southern, Middle & Northern Districts), 1976; U.S. Court of Appeals Eleventh Circuit, 1976.

Professional Associations: Mr. Aronovitz served as President of The Florida Bar (2002-2003) and formerly served on the Board of Governors of The Florida Bar. He served as a member of the House of Delegates of the American Bar Association and also proudly serves as a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, and Dade County Bar Association (Board of Directors 1976-1979, 1986). Mr. Aronovitz has served on the Board of Directors of The Florida Bar Foundation and the Florida Supreme Court Historical Society. Selection in The Legal Network, Top Lawyers In Florida 2017.

Florida Bar Related Activities: President of The Florida Bar (2002-2003), member of Board of Governors (1996 to 2001); Florida Supreme Court Historical Society (member of Board of Trustees); The Florida Bar Foundation (Board of Directors) (2001-2004); All Bar Conference Committee (1996-1997, 1998-1999); Executive Committee (1998-2001); Long Range Planning Committee (1999-2000); Florida Bar Journal/News Editorial Board (Liaison 2000-2001); Aviation Law Certification Committee (Liaison 1999-2000); Eleventh Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee.

Civic Activities: Past President of the University of Miami School of Law Alumni Association; Member of Iron Arrow Honorary Society, University of Miami School of Law; Member of Bar and Gavel Honorary Society, University of Miami School of Law; Member of Florida Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism; Member of Alliance for Ethical Government; Member of Dade County Put Something Back Program; Volunteer for ABOTA Guardian Ad Litem Program; Charter Member Coalition for Family Safety; Member of Board of Directors of Miami Jewish Home and Hospital for the Aged. Mr. Aronovitz proudly serves as an adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Miami School of Law where he teaches Professional Responsibility.