James R. Moyles

Attorney in Pittsburgh, PA

Personal injury attorney serving clients throughout Pennsylvania for more than 30 years

With more than 30 years of legal experience, Jim Moyles has the extensive personal injury knowledge and polished litigation skills to obtain maximum compensation for his clients. During his notable career, Jim has obtained for several clients settlements of more than $1 million.

Jim founded The Moyles Law Firm in Pittsburgh in 1999. The law firm now includes a second office in Harrisburg and focuses exclusively on personal injury settlements and litigation. Recognized by Super Lawyers, Jim Moyles will do his best to represent you in litigation to keep you on top when it comes to the court of law.

Prior to establishing The Moyles Law Firm, Jim served the people of Pennsylvania in his legal roles at the Pennsylvania Office of the Attorney General. He was appointed Deputy Attorney General in 1986 and handled psychiatric and medical malpractice cases throughout the state. Four years later, he was promoted to Senior Deputy Attorney General and was responsible for defending the Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, and Pennsylvania state hospitals and physicians. His unwavering advocacy resulted in 90 percent of verdicts in favor of the defendants he represented.

Previous legal position

- Pennsylvania Office of the Attorney General, Senior Deputy Attorney General

Published works

- Mental Health, Hospital News, September, 1997

Honors and awards

- Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Fraternity

- H.E. Ashcroft Memorial Award

- Pennsylvania Super Lawyers

- Pittsburgh Medical Malpractice Super Lawyer

Community service

- Mt. Lebanon-Dormont Rotary Club, member and secretary

- Big Brothers Program

- Baseball and basketball coach

- National Committee for Prevention of Child Abuse, member

412-308-5775
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Areas of Law

  • Personal Injury
  • Auto Accidents
  • Tractor-Trailer Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Premises Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Negligence
  • Prescription Drug Injury
  • Products Liability

 

Overall Client Rating

in Family Law and Personal Injury
4.6 out of 5.0

Communication Ability
4.5
Responsiveness
4.5
Quality of Service
4.5
Value for Money
5.0

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Experience & Credentials

Position

Principal

Admission Details

Admitted in 1979, Pennsylvania
1983, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
1997, U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
1998, Ohio

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  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Law School Attended

    Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law
    Class of 1979
    J.D.

    University Attended

    East Stroudsburg University
    Class of 1976
    B.A.

    Associations & Memberships

    Allegheny County Bar Association; Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Governors); Pennsylvania Bar Association (Member, Judicial Selection and Reform Committee);... More

    Contact Information

    Phone

    412-281-1055

    Fax

    412-281-1058

    Email

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    Office Information
    James R. Moyles
    Principal
    Grant Building 310 Grant Street, Suite 2630,
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219

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