Biography Overview

John R. Rutledge is an attorney in the Orlando office of Morgan & Morgan’s Business Trial Group. John’s practice is dedicated to commercial litigation, including contract disputes, legal malpractice, real estate litigation, and investment disputes.

Prior to joining the Business Trial Group, John interned with the Honorable Melanie May of the Florida Fourth District Court of Appeal in West Palm Beach and clerked for a well-respected commercial litigation firm in Jacksonville, Florida.

Born in Florida, John received a Bachelor of Arts from Florida State University. He proceeded to graduate Cum Laude from the University of Florida Levin College of Law.

While in law school, John was a member of the Moot Court Team and the Journal of Technology Law and Policy. With the Moot Court Team, John received national recognition at competitions, while simultaneously serving as the team’s Chair for Intermural Competitions. John also served as a teaching assistant for Florida’s Trial Practice class.

Practice Area

  • Commercial Litigation

  • Contract Litigation

  • Professional Malpractice

* Real Estate Litigation

* Securities Litigation