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James O Cunningham

also known as Jim Cunningham

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Trucking Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Wrongful Death, Slip and Fall Accident, Aviation, Brain Injury

About Me

Since 1977, I have dedicated my professional life to helping accident victims and their families receive justice and fair compensation.

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1977

  1. Personal Injury: 60%
    38 years, 8 thousand cases
  2. Car Accidents: 30%
    38 years, 10 thousand cases
  3. Trucking Accident: 3%
    38 years, 200 cases
  4. Wrongful Death: 2%
    38 years, 100 cases
  5. Other: 5%
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Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33%), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Nancy Ann Davito

    I endorse this lawyer. Jim Cunningham is an excellent lawyer who provides caring and competent representation to all of his clients.

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    Nancy Davito Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • James Wayne Holliday II

    Jim Cunningham has unmatched experience handling car accident cases. He is dedicated, well prepared and knowledgeable. Jim Cunningham is my "go to" lawyer for car accident cases in the Orlando and surrounding area.

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    James Holliday Brain Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.

100 S. Edison St. Suite D
Tampa, FL, 33606

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.

1301 Beville Rd., Suite 8
Daytona Beach, FL, 32119

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.

1525 South Florida Ave.
Lakeland, FL, 33803

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.

1001 Heathrow Park Lane
Suite 4001
Lake Mary, FL, 32746

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.

17 S. Orlando Ave
Kissimmee, FL, 34741

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.

465 Summerhaven Drive, Suite C
DeBary, FL, 32713

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.

Downtown Executive Center
120 South Woodland Blvd.
Deland, FL, 32720

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.

506 S. Palm Ave.
Titusville, FL, 32780

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.

325 Avenue A, N.W.
Winter Haven, FL, 33881

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.

602 East 5th Ave.
Mt. Dora, FL, 32757

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.

900 W. Highway 50
Clermont, FL, 34711

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.

3261 Highway 27/441, Suite B-2
Fruitland Park, FL, 34731

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.

110 North Apopka Ave.
Inverness, FL, 334450

Law Offices of James O. Cunningham, P.A.
3117 Edgewater Dr
Orlando, Florida, 328043713

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
DCActive 198605/25/2015
WIGood Standing198503/01/2015
FLMember in Good Standing197708/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Leading Plaintiff Lawyers in AmericaLaw Dragon 30002015
Florida Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
American College of Board Certified AttorneysCharter Fellow2015
Board Certified Civil Trial LawyerFlorida Bar2014
Florida Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
2013 Top Rated Lawyer in ‘Personal Injury Law’Martindale-Hubbell2013
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2013
Florida Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Board Certified, Civil Pretrial Practice AdvocacyNational Board of Trial Advocacy2012
Florida Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Leading Plaintiff Lawyers in AmericaLaw Dragon 30002012
Florida's Legal EliteFlorida Trend Magazine2010
Life Member, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates ForumMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2008
AV RatingMartindale-Hubble1987
Bar register of Preeminent LawyersMartindale-Hubbell1987
Board Certified Civil Trial AdvocacyNational Board of Trial Advocacy1985
Board Certified Civil Trial LawyerFlorida Bar1984

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct Professor of LawBarry University School of Law2010 - Present
Managing PartnerLaw Offices of James O. Cunningham P.A.2005 - Present
PartnerBillings, Cunningham, Morgan & Boatwright P.A.1999 - 2005
PartnerBillings, Cunningham & Morgan P.A.1994 - 1999
Managing PartnerCunningham & Morgan P.A.1992 - 1994
Managing PartnerBillings & Cunningham P.A.1990 - 1992
Managing PartnerBillings, Cunningham & Mitchell P.A.1987 - 1989
PartnerBillings & Cunningham P.A.1985 - 1987
PartnerBillings, Morgan & Cunningham P.A.1981 - 1985
AssociateBillings, Durie & Morgan P.A.1980 - 1981
AssociateBillings & Durie P.A.1979 - 1980
AssociateFisher & Matthews P.A.1977 - 1979

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Board of Trial AdvocatesNational Board of Directors1999 - 2005
American Board of Trial Advocates (Central Florida chapter)Chapter President1996 - 1996
American Board of Trial Advocates (Central Florida chapter)Charter Member1989 - Present
FSU College of Law Alumni AssociationBoard of Directors1987 - 1996
Florida Medical Malpractice Joint Underwriting AssociationBoard of Governors1985 - 1987
American Association for JusticeN/AN/A
Florida Justice AssociationN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Estate of Edward Doe v. Orange County Sheriff's OfficeCase settled for maximum statutory amount plus limits of underinsured motorist coverage

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Reformed Theological Seminary,N/AM.A.B.S2003
Florida State University College of LawLawJuris Doctor1977
Rollins CollegeN/AM.S.M1975
Florida State UniversityN/AB.S.1973

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
National Business Institute: Continuing Legal Education for ProfessionalsAdvanced Personal Injury: Mastering Your Practice2008