Lance C. Rudzinski, Esq. is a name Partner of Reifkind, Thompson & Rudzinski, LLP and is head of the litigation department. Prior to joining RTRLAW, Mr. Rudzinski practiced with one of the top ten litigation firms in the State of Florida, engaging in all aspects of litigation as a trial attorney on hundreds of cases including automobile negligence, premises liability, negligent security, pedicure infection, medical malpractice, wrongful death and products liability cases. At the helm of litigation and with his breadth of experience, Mr. Rudzinski is engaged in all aspects of court cases throughout the State of Florida, which has become more demanding, difficult and ever-evolving due to the breezes of change from politicians chipping away at victims' rights, and due the fierce battle each and every insurance company presents in the litigation arena. When they say, “your case is only as good as your lawyer”, you will know having Mr. Rudzinski on your side means you will have the best representation possible. With Mr. Rudzinski’s leadership, the firm continues to position itself to become a dominant force in pursuing any type of case with vigor, and represent its clients to the fullest extent of the law, with success.
Lance Rudzinski received his Bachelors of Art Degree in Justice Studies with a Spanish minor from Kent State University in Kent, Ohio. While at Kent State University, Mr. Rudzinski was a four year student-athlete as a member of the Kent State University football team. Mr. Rudzinski earned various academic and athletic awards throughout his career at Kent State University. He also completed a summer study abroad program in Guadulajara, Mexico.
Mr. Rudzinski earned his Juris Doctorate from the Shepard Broad Law Center of Nova Southeastern University. During law school, Mr. Rudzinski received the highest score in the preparatory trial course, Trial Advocacy. In addition, Mr. Rudzinski was also an active member of ATLA (American Trial Lawyers Association), where he competed in the Honorable E. Earle Zehmer Memorial Mock Trial Competition. He was also a dedicated member of Nova Law Review, serving as a Junior Staff Member and later as an Associate Editor.
Lance Rudzinski, Esq. litigates wrongful death cases, accidents causing serious and catastrophic injuries from auto, motorcycle and trucking accidents, accidents resulting in brain damage, fractures and surgery, construction and electrocution accidents, medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, pedicure infections causing loss of limb or death, premises liability and negligent security cases involving serious injuries, as well as products liability cases.
He has been selected as a 2018 Rising Star by the Super Lawyers Committee for the second year in a row. Only 2.5% of all attorneys in the State of Florida are selected annually as Rising Stars by the Committee.