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James Helm

James Helm

Helping Injured People and Families in Crisis
  • Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Medical Malpractice
  • Pennsylvania
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Biography

The skilled & trusted lawyers at TopDog Law strive for excellence in the representation of people who have suffered a personal injury, been hurt at work, or been a victim of medical malpractice. With locations throughout the state, TopDog Law services all 67 counties in Pennsylvania.

We pride ourselves in hearing your story no matter how you were injured. The types of accident and injury cases we handle include: Personal Injury, Workers Compensation and Medical Malpractice.

TopDog Law works on a contingency fee basis. Our contingency fee arrangement means that you don’t pay a penny up-front. Our personal injury lawyers don’t get paid unless we win. Yes, it’s really that simple.

If you have been injured, call us at 267-710-7351. We are available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. If we cannot take your case, we will do our absolute best to point you in the right direction.

Education
Rutgers Law School
J.D. | Law
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Honors: cum laude
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Rutgers School of Business
MBA | Business Administration
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Honors: cum laude
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Pennsylvania State University
Political Science & Government
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Professional Experience
Attorney/Owner
Topdog Law, Helm Group LLC
- Current
Judicial InternJudicial
The Honorable L. Felipe Restrepo, US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
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Speaking Engagements
Car Crash Victim, CBS Philadelphia
ABC Action News, Opioid Crisis
Awards
Rising Star
SuperLawyers
2021-2023
Professional Associations
State Bar of Pennsylvania  # 326181
Member
Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Pennsylvania
Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
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Practice Areas
Personal Injury
Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Workers' Compensation
Medical Malpractice
Birth Injury, Medical Misdiagnosis
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Blog
Videos
James Helm is a Philadelphia personal injury attorney and the founder of TopDog Law. He is a life-long native of Pennsylvania. Helm was born and raised in Media, Pennsylvania and... Meet James Helm

James Helm is a Philadelphia personal injury attorney and the founder of TopDog Law. He is a life-long native of Pennsylvania. Helm was born and raised in Media, Pennsylvania and...

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We're here to be the lawyer in your back pocket. Get any legal question answered free of charge. We'll help you with questions regarding car accidents, divorce, child custody, real...

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The 2 Things You HAVE To Do After A Car Accident

The big insurance companies are raking in Billions each year from the car insurance premiums that you pay. But when you get in an accident... they're nowhere to be found.... The Biggest, Baddest, Bookies on the Block.

The big insurance companies are raking in Billions each year from the car insurance premiums that you pay. But when you get in an accident... they're nowhere to be found....

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We believe in Philadelphia's ability to overcome adversity. And to help, we're donating 10% of net profits to aid innovative non-profit organizations in preventing opioid and heroin overdose in Pennsylvania.... TopDog Pledges 10% of net profits to help fight the opioid epidemic

We believe in Philadelphia's ability to overcome adversity. And to help, we're donating 10% of net profits to aid innovative non-profit organizations in preventing opioid and heroin overdose in Pennsylvania....

Contact & Map
TopDog Law
434 W Olney Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19120
Telephone: (267) 710-7351
Monday: Open 24 hours
Tuesday: Open 24 hours
Wednesday: Open 24 hours
Thursday: Open 24 hours
Friday: Open 24 hours
Saturday: Open 24 hours (Today)
Sunday: Open 24 hours