Eric S. Rosen

Eric Rosen is a partner at Kelley Uustal and advocates on behalf of people who have been seriously injured or who have lost loved ones because of another's negligence or other misconduct. He focuses his time on products liability, car and motorcycle accidents, and other unfortunate circumstances involving someone injured or killed.

In 2016 alone, as lead trial attorney, Eric obtained over $47 million in verdicts for his clients. In Konzelman v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, Eric obtained a $28.795 million dollar verdict in a wrongful death case against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, the second largest cigarette manufacturer in the United States. In Turner v. R.J. Reynolds Eric obtained a $13 million dollar verdict in a wrongful death case brought by the adult children on behalf of their deceased mother. In another wrongful death case, Martin v. Philip Morris USA Inc., Eric obtained a verdict in excess of $6 million dollars in a rare case where plaintiff was required to prove smoking caused the decedent’s heart disease.

In 2017, as lead trial attorney, Eric obtained a $23 million verdict for his client who suffered a catastrophic brain injury and severe orthopedic injuries after falling a significant height while working as a tree trimmer.

Eric began his legal career at the Office of the State Attorney in Broward County, Florida. During his tenure as an Assistant State Attorney, Eric tried more than 20 criminal jury trials and countless bench trials. Eric eventually left public service to pursue his interest in helping individuals who have been injured due to the carelessness of others.

Eric is also a graduate of the renowned Trial Lawyer’s College established by Gerry Spence; one of the country’s premiere trial lawyers. The Trial Lawyer’s College is an intensive three and a half week trial program held at Thunderhead Ranch in Dubois, Wyoming, where selected lawyers practice honing trial skills from voir dire to closing argument. Eric has also served on the faculty for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy where he has taught trial skills to lawyers around the country.

Since beginning his career, Eric has become a top-rated attorney who has been:

  • Successful in obtaining multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for clients
  • Appointed to The Florida Bar, 17th Judicial Circuit, Grievance Committee “A.” (Term: 2016 – 2019)
  • Served on Board of Directors for Young Lawyers Section of the Broward County Bar Association (2012 – 2016)
  • Served as Co-chair of the Broward County Bar Association Trial Section (2011)
  • Selected to Florida Super Lawyers® Rising Stars List (2012 – 2016)
  • Named "Florida Legal Elite Up and Comer" by Florida Trend magazine (2011)

Eric currently serves as President-Elect for the Broward County Trial Lawyers Association. He is recognized and trusted by peers and clients alike, and he is well-known for his exemplary advocacy and professionalism.

As a proven trial attorney in Fort Lauderdale, Eric dedicates his practice to the areas of personal injury, products liability, tobacco litigation, class action litigation, and wrongful death.

To learn more about Eric and his dedicated service to clients, don't hesitate to contact Kelley/Uustal today.

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  • Florida Super Lawyers
  • South Florida Top Rated Lawyers
  • Best Law Firms
  • The Best Lawyers in America
  • The National Trial Lawyers - Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • South Florida Business Journal - 2017  Best Places to Work
  • Sun Sentinel - 2017 Top Work Places