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I am committed to providing consumers  with excellent reprentation at a reasonable cost.

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Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Debt Collection: 65%
    32 years, 75 cases
  2. Bankruptcy: 20%
    32 years, 50 cases
  3. Employment: 15%
    200 cases

Payment

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Joel A. Spector

    I endorse this lawyer. Jim is an excellent attorney and highly skilled in debt relief.

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    I have been adverse to Jim on a number of cases and have always come away impressed by his skill level, but, more importantly, by his professionalism.

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    Matthew Devine Real estate Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

NJT Law LLC

37 N. Orange Avenue
Suite 500
Orlando, FL, 32801

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing197506/21/2016

Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Suspension
    issued in FL, 2012

    updated

    Suspension means an attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

    N’s comment: “This black mark must be viewed in the context of a 40 year legal career of outstanding service and accomplishments. My clients believe me to be an outstanding attorney.”

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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyNJT Law, LLC1975 - Present
Circuit JudgeState of Florida2009 - 2011
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Orange County Bar AssociationMember1982 - Present
Florida BarMember1975 - Present
National Employment Lawyers Association (Florida chapter)Co-founder1987 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Hinton v. SupervisionFemale employee prevailed on claim of retaliation
Lovett v. National Collegiate Student Loan Trustreversed
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Florida Bar JournalSuccessfully Defending Employees in Noncompete and Trade Secret Litigation2005
Florida Bar Journal“The Perils of (Reporting and) Not Reporting Sexual Harassment”1997
Florida Bar Journal“Employer Liability for Acts of Sexual Harassment in the Workplace: Respondeat Superior and Beyond”,1994
Florida Bar Journal“Consequences of Instructing Deponents Not To Answer”1991
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Miami School of LawTaxationLL.M - Master of Laws1978
University of Miami School of LawLawLL.M - Master of Laws1975
Bentley CollegeAccountingB.S.1972
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Memorial Day CelebrationPatriotism on Memorial Day2010