The Kelleher Firm founding attorney has 30+ years of civil jury trial experience

FORT MYERS, FL, December 18, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ — The Kelleher Firm announced on Wednesday that founding attorney Jim Kelleher has been accepted into the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). The Florida chapter of the ABOTA is the largest in the United States.

“The American Board of Trial Advocates is dedicated to protecting the right of all Americans to trial by jury,” Kelleher said. “As a personal injury lawyer, I share this passion. I’m proud to join the ranks of an organization that seeks to preserve one of the most crucial rights we have in our legal system.”

Kelleher has been serving clients in personal injury cases for over three decades. Since 1984 he has focused his law practice on clients injured by the negligence of others in motor vehicle accidents, premises liability cases, and more. The Kelleher Firm has achieved millions of dollars in recoveries for clients in jury trial verdicts and out-of-court settlements.

Membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates is solely by invitation. All members must have been lead counsel in a minimum of 20 civil jury trials in which a verdict was rendered, as well as “exhibit the principles of courtroom civility, integrity and professionalism over the course of their legal profession,” according to the Florida ABOTA website.

Attorneys at The Kelleher Firm have earned recognition from a number of legal organizations in Florida and nationwide. This includes an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell – signaling the highest legal ethics, knowledge, and client service, according to peer review –for Kelleher and all of his associates.

About The Kelleher Firm

Attorneys at The Kelleher Firm represent clients in all types of personal injury cases at 1415 Dean St. Fort Myers, FL 33901. The Kelleher Firm serves all of southwest Florida, including Naples, Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, and other nearby areas in matters such as car and truck accidents, workers’ compensation claims, wrongful death matters, dog bite injuries, slip and falls, and more. For additional information, call (833) 546-3675 or visit


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