Law is a very dynamic and diverse profession that not many people will excel in. Considering the diversity, many practitioners have limited themselves to one aspect of the law, with very few people having alternated between more than one area of practice. However, John Tolley, a former prosecutor and insurance defense attorney, has made his mark in both criminal and civil practice.
John Tolley is best known for his vast experience in areas of litigation. Whether it is civil or criminal law, Mr. Tolley handles cases in New York, New Jersey and Florida.
Tolley is an alumnus of Shepard Broad College of Law at Nova Southeastern University, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 2014. During his time in law school, Mr. Tolley represented the university as a member of the Nova Trial Association and Moot Court in numerous competitions.
Tolley’s time as a prosecutor began immediately after graduating from law school, and before long, he had handled thousands of felony and misdemeanor cases. He quickly rose through the ranks and was soon promoted to handling first-degree felonies. During this time, Mr. Tolley successfully handled and tried forty jury trials. Once he left the state prosecutor’s office, Mr. Tolley entered private practice where he handled significant cases for a Civil Litigation Insurance Defense Firm.
After gaining both civil and criminal law experience, Mr. Tolley was well-equipped to go into private practice. John Tolley is a Founding Partner of JT Law Firm PA. His experience as a District Attorney at the State Attorney’s Office for the 17th Judicial Circuit helps him represent his clients admirably. Mr. Tolley’s litigation experience sets him apart, and his knowledge of the law has been of great advantage in his field of work.
John Tolley has been recognized as a Super Lawyers Rising Star. He is also a recipient of numerous awards, including Premier Lawyer of America, Top 40 under 40 and National Trial Lawyers, Top 100. He was recognized by the National Order of the Barrister for Excellence in Trial Advocacy and named a Lawyer of Distinction for Excellence in Insurance Law.
Partners and associates have described John Tolley as a very knowledgeable, passionate, and a professional who works tirelessly for his clients and offers high-quality legal representation. His immense experience enables him to handle different cases, help people in a variety of circumstances, and allow them to seek justice. His areas of practice include personal injury, residential and commercial property damage, and criminal defense.
John Tolley is also heavily involved in the legal community. He has been mentoring and developing the next generation of law school graduates by serving as a mock trial coach for his alma mater. Additionally, Mr. Tolley has served as a faculty member for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy, where he has trained and educated fellow lawyers.
John Tolley has indeed established himself as a household name when it comes to legal practice and he is responsible for the day-to-day running of a leading law firm in the United States.
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