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Ronald Podolny

Trial Attorney

Ron Podolny joined our Complex Litigation Group after practicing for 15 years in Canada, 10 of which were dedicated exclusively to representing the plaintiffs in class actions and mass torts.  At Morgan & Morgan, his practice is focused on representing the plaintiffs in class actions arising out of data breaches, defective consumer and pharmaceutical products, misleading advertising, and other matters.
Ron has served as an adjunct professor at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Law and Osgoode Hall Law School, York University. He speaks frequently in professional conferences on matters relating to class actions and commercial litigation.  In particular, Ron has presented repeatedly on cross-border class actions at the American Association for Justice conferences, across the U.S.

Ron has authored articles on a variety of topics in class actions and commercial litigation in leading industry and academic publications. His articles have been cited with approval by the courts. He has been interviewed on legal matters in television, radio and print media.
Ron is called to the bars of New York and Ontario, and practices in our Tampa office.



  • York University (Honours B.A.) (2005)
  • Osgoode Hall Law School, York University (J.D., Bronze Medal) (2008)

  • New York (2010)
  • Ontario (2009)
  • United States District Court, Southern District of New York (2024)

  • Precedent Setter Award for excellence and leadership in practice and community (2018)
  • Lexpert Rising Stars Award: Leading Lawyers Under 40 (2019)
  • Osgoode Hall Law School Faculty Teaching and Service Award for contribution to legal education as an Adjunct Professor (2022)
  • Recognized by Best Lawyers ™ in the category of Securities Law (2023)
  • Recognized as Repeatedly Recommended (Class Actions) in the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory (2024)