Matthew R. Olmsted

Partner

molmsted@chartwelllaw.com
P
(305) 372-9044
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(754) 212-4170
Deerfield Beach, FL
1191 E. Newport Center Drive
Penthouse H
Deerfield Beach
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FL
33442
Fort Myers, FL
12486 Brantley Commons Court
Fort Myers
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FL
33907
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PRACTICE AREAS

Breach of Contract

Civil Litigation

Commercial Litigation

Construction Litigation

Personal Injury Defense

Premises Liability Defense

Products Liability

Transportation

Wrongful Death

Admissions

Florida

United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Education

St. Thomas University School of Law

J.D.

University of Utah

B.A.

Matthew Olmsted has experience handling a wide variety of civil litigation matters including general civil liability, vehicle negligence, security negligence, premises liability, and catastrophic and personal injury.

In all of his cases, Mr. Olmsted actively works to design and develop innovative strategies to achieve positive outcomes for his clients.  He is experienced in the analysis and development of efficient strategies on behalf of his clients, whether involving an early negotiated settlement or litigation through trial.

Mr. Olmsted advises his clients on the implications of claims handling issues and is often consulted on matters which present significant potential exposure to insurers, insureds, and other companies.  He is actively defending, and has extensive experience handling, matters throughout Florida in state and federal court.

Mr. Olmsted is a member of the Florida Bar and admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. He also is an active member of several organizations including the Defense Research Institute, an international organization of attorneys defending the interests of business and individuals in civil litigation, Florida Defense Lawyers Association, American Bar Association and the Dade County Bar Association.

Before attending law school, Matthew worked for an international trade association on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.  Outside of the office, Mr. Olmsted serves in the local cub scouts with his two sons.

Professional Associations

Defense Research Institute


Florida Defense Lawyers Association

American Bar Association

Reported Cases

Billy Witty v. Jimmy Medlock, et. al., 2014 WL 7917135 (Fla.Cir.Ct.) (Defense Verdict)


2014 FL Jury Verdicts Review LEXIS 92, for Mendez v. Tracton.

Matthew Olmsted has experience handling a wide variety of civil litigation matters including general civil liability, vehicle negligence, security negligence, premises liability, and catastrophic and personal injury.

In all of his cases, Mr. Olmsted actively works to design and develop innovative strategies to achieve positive outcomes for his clients.  He is experienced in the analysis and development of efficient strategies on behalf of his clients, whether involving an early negotiated settlement or litigation through trial.

Mr. Olmsted advises his clients on the implications of claims handling issues and is often consulted on matters which present significant potential exposure to insurers, insureds, and other companies.  He is actively defending, and has extensive experience handling, matters throughout Florida in state and federal court.

Mr. Olmsted is a member of the Florida Bar and admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. He also is an active member of several organizations including the Defense Research Institute, an international organization of attorneys defending the interests of business and individuals in civil litigation, Florida Defense Lawyers Association, American Bar Association and the Dade County Bar Association.

Before attending law school, Matthew worked for an international trade association on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.  Outside of the office, Mr. Olmsted serves in the local cub scouts with his two sons.

Professional Associations

Defense Research Institute


Florida Defense Lawyers Association

American Bar Association

Reported Cases

Billy Witty v. Jimmy Medlock, et. al., 2014 WL 7917135 (Fla.Cir.Ct.) (Defense Verdict)


2014 FL Jury Verdicts Review LEXIS 92, for Mendez v. Tracton.

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