Fort Myers, FL, June 12, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Attorney Jim Dodson has earned the distinction of being chosen by his peers as a 2014 Florida "Super Lawyer" in the area of plaintiff personal injury law. Each year, a small percentage of lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this top honor. The designation is based on peer evaluations and published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines.
The prestigious Super Lawyers award is a Thomson Reuters rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Top attorneys are nominated by their peers and rigorously evaluated on twelve indicators. Attorneys with the highest total points are selected from each category, which encompasses just five per cent of the total lawyers in each state.
“I’m honored to have been named among the best attorneys in the practice area of personal injury law. I am sincerely grateful to my peers for the confidence they have expressed in my abilities,” Dodson said when hearing about his selection to “Super Lawyers.”
Jim’s Professional Achievements Include:
-Tampa’s Top Rated Lawyers, Tampa Bay Magazine
-Tampa Bay’s Best Lawyers, Tampa Bay Magazine
-Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum
-Awarded the highest possible rating, AV-Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
-Rated a Perfect “10” and Superb by AVVO, best known online attorney rating service
-Better Business Bureau Rating A+
-Co-Chairman of the Pinellas County MADD Advisory Board
-President of the Pinellas Mid-County Bar Association
-Board Member of Isaiah’s Inn, an organization that fights homelessness.
About Jim Dodson:
Jim is a native Floridian and graduate of the Florida State College of Law. He is a forty-two year veteran of the legal profession. A well respected trial lawyer and former federal prosecutor and Assistant State Attorney; Jim founded Jim Dodson Law in 2001 after many years as a partner with a large Clearwater injury firm. The law practice he enjoys today is what he had envisioned – the ability to give each client and their case the time and personal attention they deserve.
As a community activist and advocate for consumer education and safety, Jim founded the “Bikes for Kids” and “Helmets for Kids” programs. He is the author of eight publications related to various areas of injury law and available at no cost at www.jimdodsonlaw.com. The firm website also contains hundreds of educational videos, informative articles and commonly asked questions people have following an accident or injury. It has become a trusted resource of legal information for accident victims throughout Florida.