education

  • Yale Law School (J.D., 1978)
  • Butler University (B.A., 1974)

bar admissions

  • Florida

court admissions

  • United States Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
Richard J. Ovelmen

Richard J. Ovelmen

Shareholder
Miami
T: 305.347.6805
F: 305.530.0055
For more than 30 years, Richard J. Ovelmen has practiced constitutional, land-use, local government, media, class action, and intellectual property law, including particularly First Amendment, defamation, trademark and copyright litigation, litigation regarding access to government held information, privacy, as well as antitrust and trade secret claims. His practice also includes appellate work in all courts, complex commercial litigation, Bert J. Harris Act Claims, litigation concerning Developments of Regional Impact, local referenda and initiatives, and international litigation.