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Top Rated Professional Liability Attorney in Orlando, FL

James P. Kelaher
Kelaher Law Offices PA
800 North Magnolia Avenue, Suite 1301
Orlando, FL 32803
T:Work 407-841-7698
F: Fax407-649-7760
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2007, 2009 - 2015
Licensed Since: 1981
Education: Florida State University College of Law
Practice Areas: Professional Liability: Plaintiff (70%), Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (30%)


Jim Kelaher is a Board Certified Civil Trial Attorney who is listed in Martindale-Hubbell's Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, having been AV-rated for at least 20 years by that organization. Jim is a past president of both the local and statewide organization of trial lawyers, the Central Florida Trial Lawyers Association and the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers. While Jim Kelaher represents individuals who have been injured in personal injury accidents, the particular area on which he concentrates his practice is holding accountable those attorneys who have not met the appropriate standard of care in their representation of their clients. He has received many awards from many different organizations, including The Wall Street Journal; the awards include Orlando's Top Lawyers and Top Attorneys in Florida.


State Status
FL Active And Authorized To Practice Law

Professional Misconduct

No known instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Years of Selection

Super Lawyers: 2007, 2009 - 2015

Certifications and Credentials

Florida Bar Board Certified — Civil Trial

About James Kelaher

Admitted: 1981, Florida

Professional Webpage:

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Board Certified Civil Trial

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Guardian ad Litem pro bono representation
Last Updated: 1/5/2015
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