MIAMI – April 7, 2022 – Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney continues its strong growth of the firm’s Miami footprint as it welcomes Jason Martorella, Counsel in the Litigation section. Martorella is the latest in a string of hires in Miami, which has grown steadily in recent years.
Martorella focuses his practice on litigating contractual disputes, fiduciary claims, fraud, professional malpractice and other economic torts on behalf of corporate and individual creditors and investors in state and federal trial and appellate courts. He also counsels companies on best processes for ensuring business and operational continuity, minimizing the loss of revenue and interrupted growth.
“We are thrilled to add Jason’s experience and practice focus to the firm. He will greatly benefit Buchanan’s strategic plan for growth in South Florida, as he can add support to both our Miami and Ft. Lauderdale offices,” said Gretchen Jankowski, shareholder and co-chair of the firm’s Litigation section.
“Jason’s addition marks ongoing outstanding growth and productivity of the Miami office. He deepens our existing litigation bench and adds value to a number of our clients across South Florida, especially those who have business in both Florida and New York,” said Jennifer Olmedo-Rodriguez, Litigation shareholder and head of Buchanan’s Miami office.
"The exponential growth of our office is a result of a concerted and collaborative effort among all our attorneys who dig deep into their networks to continue recruiting folks who will be a cultural and strategic fit,” added Olmedo-Rodriguez.
“Buchanan’s large platform and well-known Litigation practice enables me to assist clients whose needs are national and international in nature. I look forward to working with attorneys across all markets and sections on high-stakes matters and delivering results for our clients,” added Martorella.
Martorella received his B.A. from the University of Miami and his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law. He has been named a Super Lawyers Rising Star every year since 2016, a Florida Trend Legal Elite Up & Comer in 2020 and 2021, and among the Top 20 Jury Verdicts in Florida in 2019. He is admitted to practice in in Florida and New York.