Overview

Joshua R. Levenson is a partner in Holland & Knight's Fort Lauderdale office and is a trial attorney in the firm's Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice. He concentrates in the areas of complex commercial litigation, trusts and estates litigation, aviation litigation, medical malpractice defense litigation, and commercial landlord-tenant litigation. Mr. Levenson handles cases in both state and federal court and his trial experience includes handling matters from the pre-suit phase through trial.

Mr. Levenson also maintains an active pro bono practice and has represented clients in matters involving financial elder abuse and fraud, assisting military veterans through the United Way's Mission United program, as well as child abduction cases pursuant to the Hague Convention.

Credentials

Education
  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., cum laude
  • University of Miami, B.B.A., cum laude and General Honors
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Florida
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • All State Courts in Florida
Memberships
  • Boy Scouts of America, South Florida Council Executive Board Member, 2009-Present
  • Leadership Broward, Class XXXVII
  • Leadership Fort Lauderdale, Class XXI
Honors & Awards
  • Holland & Knight PCS Pro Bono All-Star, 2017-2019
  • Holland & Knight Community Service All-Star, 2019
  • Commitment to Justice Award, Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida, 2018
  • On the Rise Honoree, Daily Business Review Professional Excellence Award, 2017
  • Rising Star, Florida Super Lawyers magazine, 2013-2018
  • Florida Legal Elite Up & Comer, Florida Trend magazine, 2012
  • University of Florida Journal of Law and Public Policy, Editor-In-Chief, 2007-2008
  • University of Florida, Book Award, Contracts, 2006
  • University of Florida, Book Award, Appellate Advocacy, 2006
  • University of Miami School of Business, Departmental Honoree (Business Law), Honors Day, 2005
  • University of Miami School of Business, Beta Gamma Sigma, inducted 2004; Academic Honoree at Honors Day, 2005
  • Golden Key International Honour Society, Southeast Region Student Leader of the Year, 2004
  • Boy Scouts of America, NESA Outstanding Eagle Scout Award, 2018
  • Boy Scouts of America, Silver Beaver Award, 2015
  • Boy Scouts of America (Order of the Arrow), The Centurion Award, 2015
  • Boy Scouts of America (Order of the Arrow), The Founder's Award, 2002
  • Boy Scouts of America, Eagle Scout, 2000

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