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Jim Carroll practices personal injury law including automobile crashes, defective products, wrongful death, workers comp, slip and fall, social security, unemployment comp and long term disability appeals. Jim understands how injuries can affect your job, your family, your friends and your life. He is committed to fighting for the rights of injured people.


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Practice areas


  1. Workers Compensation: 60%
    20 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Personal Injury: 40%
    20 years, 500 cases



Free consultation (120 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

5 total 

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  • Carrie Ann Buscarini

    I endorse this lawyer. I met him years ago when I was working as a law clerk for his law firm at the time. Attorney Carroll is a top notch attorney. He is honest, hardworking, and will fight for you.


    Carrie Buscarini Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

  • Carrie Lynn Carroll

    Jim's a compassionate and dedicated advocate of the rights of injured people.


    Carrie Carroll Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

The Law Offices of James R. Carroll, Jr.
501 South Main Street
Athens, PA, 18810


NYCurrently registered 200103/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Louis J. Goffman AwardPennsylvania Bar Foundation2012
Special Achievement AwardPennsylvania Bar Association2012
Best Dad in the World 2009My Kids2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerThe Law Offices of James R. Carroll, Jr.2011 - Present
PartnerCarroll & Carroll, P.C.2000 - Present
AssociateDuane Morris1999 - 2000
AssociateHandler Henning & Rosenberg Llp1995 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
New York State Academy of Trial LawyersN/A2008 - Present
New York State Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2007 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationN/A2004 - Present
Pennsylvania Association for JusticeN/A1995 - Present
American Association for JusticeN/A1995 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationN/A1995 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Bridge Construction worker with herniated discs in neck$385,000.00
Repatative Use Injury to Arms$175,000.00
Two Broken Ankels for Logger$250,000.00
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Publication nameTitleDate
Carroll & Carroll, P.C. BlogTioga County, NY Bans Texting While Driving2009
Carroll & Carroll, P.C. BlogNew Federal Case Law on Punitive Damages and Auto Accidents2009
Pa Work Injury BlogRumors of Ingersoll-Rand Athens, Pa Plant Closing2009
Pa Work Injury BlogSome of our successful case results2009
Pa Work Injury BlogWork Injuries Due to Inadequate Machine Guarding2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Widener University School of Law, Harrisburg PALawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Kutztown University of PennsylvaniaSecondary Education History/EconomicsBS - Bachelor of Science1990
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Autolaw ReviewAutomobile law2007