James Clark

James Clark

Committed Legal Representation for Personal Injury Claims
  • Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home Abuse
  • Florida
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Summary

Tampa personal injury attorney James D. Clark focuses his practice on general negligence, medical malpractice, products liability, and mass torts, which include pharmaceutical and medical products. Mr. Clark is a leading Tampa products liability and medical malpractice attorney, and is also the author of the chapter in the Florida Medical Malpractice Handbook entitled “Jury Selection” that is published by the Florida Bar. Notably, Mr. Clark briefed and presented oral argument before the Supreme Court of the United States on behalf of a client in 1983. The case resulted in a 9-0 decision in favor of his client that was written by Justice Sandra Day O'Conner. He has received a number of awards and honors, including when he was presented in 1996 with the Michael A. Fogarty Memorial ""In the Trenches Award,"" which is awarded annually to the civil trial lawyer in Florida's Thirteenth Judicial Circuit for excellence in trial skills and ethical conduct. He was also named 2016 ""Lawyer of the Year"" in Plaintiff’s Product Liability Litigation in Tampa by Best Lawyers. He was previously honored as ""Lawyer of the Year"" in 2011 in the field of Medical Malpractice law. He also has been selected annually since 2005 as one of the best lawyers in America by Best Lawyers. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.

Education
Florida State University College of Law
J.D. (1974) | Law
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University of Florida
B.S. (1968)
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Professional Experience
Tampa personal injury attorney
Alley, Clark & Greiwe
- Current
Awards
Super Lawyer - Top Trial Attorney Since 2006
Super Lawyers
awarded every year since 2006
Lawyer of the Year Since 2005
Best Lawyers
Personal Injury Litigation, Mass Tort Litigation, Medical Malpractice Law, and Products Liability Law
Professional Associations
National Board of Trial Advocacy
Member
Current
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Florida Justice Association
Eagle Member
Current
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The Florida Bar and the Hillsborough County Bar Association
Executive Council of the Trial Lawyers Section
Current
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Florida State Bar # 191311
Member
- Current
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American Board of Trial Advocates
President, Tampa Bay Chapter
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
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Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse
Additional Practice Areas
  • Wrongful death
  • Unsafe Medical Devices
  • Unsafe Drug Products
  • Auto Accidents
  • Product Liability
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Alley, Clark & Greiwe
Blog
ALLEY ? CLARK ? GREIWE
Contact & Map
Alley, Clark & Greiwe
201 N. Franklin, 7th Floor
Tampa, FL 33602
USA
Toll-Free: (800) 840-0977
Telephone: (813) 222-0977
Fax: (813) 229-7982