James Joseph O'Keeffe, IV

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James Joseph O'Keeffe, IV

Attorney in Roanoke, VA
Phone number not available
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Client Rating N/A
Peer Rating 4.4 of 5

Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Appellate
  • Business Litigation
  • Trusts & Estates
  • Antitrust Estate Planning
  • Commercial Torts
  • Contract Disputes
  • Director & Officer Liability
  • Government Investigations
  • Securities Litigation
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Unfair Business Competition & Trade Secrets
  • Qui Tam Relator Whistleblower Actions
  • State Law Claims (Contracts/Torts)
  • Trade Secret and Non-Compete Disputes
  • Commercial Insurance Claims

Peer Reviews (29)

Peer Reviews (29)
AV Rated
4.4/5.0
Peer Rating
 
High Ethical Standard
Appellate Practice, Civil Appeals, Civil Practice, General Practice, Criminal Law, Litigation, Business Litigation, Civil Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Construction Litigation and Construction Contracts
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
Legal Knowledge
4.5/5
Analytical Capabilities
Analytical Capabilities
4.6/5
Judgment
Judgment
4.5/5
Communication Ability
Communication Ability
4.5/5
Legal Experience
Legal Experience
4.0/5
Peer Reviews (29)
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Of Counsel on 12/16/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Other Law Firm Position on 12/05/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 12/05/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 12/05/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Jay is an outstanding lawyer and a fine person. He merits your highest rating.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 12/05/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
I have hired Mr. O'Keeffe to assist as co-counsel in an appeal and his work was top-notch. He also shows excellent judgment. Definitely my go-to guy for appellate work.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 12/05/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 12/05/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 05/25/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Excellent appellate skills.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Unknown on 05/10/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 05/03/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Excellent appellate lawyer.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Unknown on 10/05/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 10/05/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Senior Associate on 09/19/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Associate on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.8/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 12/07/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.8/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 12/05/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Jay is a first rate lawyer, and is responsible for an appellate blog in Virginia that is a must read.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.8/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 05/11/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Excellent attorney. Would give him an A rating.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.4/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 12/13/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Jay is a very capable, bright, conscientious young lawyer who is of the highest integrity.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 12/06/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
3/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 12/05/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Unknown on 05/02/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
3/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 04/28/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
3/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 04/26/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
3/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
4/5
3.6/5.0 Posted by a Of Counsel on 05/03/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
I am having my first experience with Mr. O'keefe. So far he has impressed me favorably.
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
3/5
3.4/5.0 Posted by a Unknown on 12/05/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
3/5
3.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 04/26/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
3/5
3.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 04/26/10
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
2/5
3.0/5.0 Posted by a Member on 09/10/09
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
2/5
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Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Position
Lawyer
Admission Details
Admitted in 2002, Virginia
2003, District of Columbia
Law School Attended
Harvard Law School
Class of 2002
J.D.
cum laude
University Attended
College of William and Mary
Class of 1999
B.A.
magna cum laude