James R. Moyles

James R. Moyles (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)

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

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Areas of Law

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

Overall Client Rating

in Family Law and Personal Injury
4.6 out of 5.0
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  • Recommended by 2 Client(s)
  • Last reviewed on 02/07/12
Posted by a Consumer on 02/07/12
James Moyles was very caring and involved.
Posted by a Consumer on 01/28/12
Very responsive and obtained an excellent result.
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Experience & Credentials

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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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Law School Attended
Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law
Class of 1979
University Attended
East Stroudsburg University
Class of 1976
Associations & Memberships

Allegheny County Bar Association; Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Governors); Pennsylvania Bar Association (Member, Judicial Selection and Reform Committee); Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association (Former Counsel); Pennsylvania Association for Justice (Member, Board of Governors); Ohio Bar Association; Federal Bar Association; American Association for Justice (AAJ); National Board of Trial Advocacy.

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Contact Information

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Firm Address
Moyles Law Firm
Grant Building, 310 Grant Street, Suite 2630,
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
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James R. Moyles
Moyles Law Firm
Grant Building, 310 Grant Street, Suite 2630,
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

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