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Personal Injury & Car Accident Attorneys Serving Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Naples & Nearby Southwest Florida

July 30, 2019
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James Kelleher Selected Top 10 Personal Injury Attorney in Florida Our personal injury attorney, James “Jim for Justice” Kelleher, has been recognized by the American Institute of Legal Counsel’s “Top 10 Attorneys” in Florida. The organization started in 2014 to identify excellence in the legal field and provide clients that information so they can benefit from the rating and recognition. Membership is an exclusive…

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June 25, 2019
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Fort Myers, Florida home with swimming pool and lanai Whenever you enter someone else’s property, there’s the expectation that the premises are reasonably cared for and safe to visitors. Premises liability is a subset of personal injury claims and is a broad term for injuries occurring on a property (that is not your own) due to negligence. However, just because your injury happens on someone’s property doesn’t mean there was negligence in…

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May 28, 2019

Florida drivers looks at his phone while driving in Naples and Fort Myers.You know that distracted driving is a problem. You may even think you’re a superstar at avoiding phone calls and texting while you drive, but research from several apps and companies that monitor phone use and driving, suggests otherwise. One company, Zendrive, took data from millions of cellphones and matched…

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May 21, 2019

trucking-accident-naples-fort-myers-AdobeStock_228003840.jpgTrucking accidents happen every day in the United States, and they’re among the deadliest of crashes, killing approximately 5,000 people each year. The injuries caused by collisions with 18-wheelers or tractor trailers are often catastrophic, meaning they cause irreversible damage to injured victims and their families. Our attorney specializes in truck accidents and has seen firsthand the…

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May 03, 2019
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James "Jim for Justice" Kelleher Awarded Lawyers of Distinction MembershipThe Kelleher Firm is pleased to share that our founding lawyer, James “Jim for Justice” Kelleher, has been awarded the Lawyers of Distinction title and membership. This organization recognizes lawyers with outstanding case results, experience, and work ethic. Attorneys who are nominated aren’t…

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Category: Personal Injury
April 28, 2019

Wrongful Death in Florida Law - Naples, Ft MyersThe death of a loved one is devastating for surviving family members and close friends. That loss is compounded when their passing is sudden and due to the negligence of others. Wrongful death lawsuits are some of the most challenging and emotional claims our attorney takes on. They are also some of the most complicated cases because there are many moving parts…

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Category: Wrongful Death
April 12, 2019
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The Kelleher Firm in Southwest Florida has over 75 years of combined experience in personal injury matters including workers comp, wrongful death, auto accidents, and slip and fall accidents. Learn more in the video below and call for a FREE consultation.

If you or a loved one has been injured, please contact Jim Kelleher, or “Jim for Justice,” today at

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Category: Personal Injury
April 08, 2019
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James Kelleher, or “Jim for Justice,” didn’t always know he wanted to be an attorney. His father was a policeman and suggested Jim might be a great lawyer. That led him down the path of personal injury law. As he was raised in a working-class family, he chose to represent injured victims against insurance companies who wrongly deny or undervalue claims. Learn more about Attorney Jim Kelleher in Naples and Fort Myers in the video below.

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Category: Personal Injury
March 28, 2019

Pain and suffering is a phrase that encompasses multiple areas of compensation in a personal injury lawsuit. There are both mental and physical pain and suffering that’s taken into consideration. For example, an auto accident caused by distracted driving that led to permanent injury and PTSD would likely include pain and suffering damages. Learn more in the infographic below.

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Category: Personal Injury
March 22, 2019
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Our personal injury clients typically ask the same questions, which is why we’ve compiled a video library of short clips that answer frequently asked questions about these claims such as auto accidents, workers’ compensation, and slip and fall accidents. Check out our videos to learn more about the details of your particular claim.

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Category: Personal Injury