James P. Kelaher

Attorney in Orlando, FL
Awards/Honors: Florida Super Lawyers; Who's Who in American Law; Florida Trend's Legal Elite; Leading American Attorneys; Orlando Home and Leisure- Orlando's Top Lawyers; Al J. Cone Award, 1998, Florida Lawyers Action Group. Publications: The Florida Bar Journal: "All in the Family: Interspousal and Intrafamily Tort Immunity - The Trend to Abolish in Florida"; The Florida Bar Journal: "The Legislative Immunization of the Florida Medical Community"; The Orange County Bar Briefs: "Strict Liability and Implied Warranties in Defective Product Cases." Community Service: Ninth Circuit ad Litem Volunteer.
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Areas of Law

  • Automobile Negligence
  • Legal Negligence
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death


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  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
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Experience & Credentials



Admission Details

Admitted in 1981, Florida
1987, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
1990, U.S. Supreme Court

Law School Attended

Florida State University College of Law
Class of 1981

University Attended

University of Central Florida
Class of 1973

Birth Information

Born in 1951
Orlando, Florida, October 28, 1951

Associations & Memberships

The Florida Bar; Central Florida Trial Lawyers Association (President, 1992-1994); Florida Justice Association (President, 1997-1998); Florida Lawyers Action Group (State Chairman, 1997-1998).... More


(Board Certified, Civil Trial Lawyer, Florida Bar Board Of Legal Specialization And Education)

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Office Information
James P. Kelaher
 800 North Magnolia Avenue, Suite 1301,
Orlando, FL 32803


Kelaher Law Offices, P.A. (Orlando, Florida)

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