Attorney, James Hannon is a native of Miami, Florida and a founding shareholder of the Hannon Legal Group, PA law firm with offices in Miami and Orlando. The Firm focuses on serious personal injury, wrongful death, negligent security, resort torts, medical malpractice, premises liability, defective products, crime victim's rights, False Claims Act litigation, legal malpractice, maritime negligence and insurance claims.
Mr. Hannon holds an AV Preeminent Rating - the highest rating for legal skill and ethics - in the Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory and has been repeatedly voted one of the Best Lawyers in America by his peers. He has also been repeatedly recognized as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by The National Trial Lawyers Association, as a “ Top Lawyer ” in the South Florida Legal Guide, as one of Florida's “ Legal Elite ” in Florida Trend Magazine, as a "Florida Super Lawyer " in Super Lawyers Magazine and as a "Legal Impact Leader " in Business Leader Magazine . Additionally, having achieved numerous multi-million dollar awards for his clients, he was awarded membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum which recognizes the “ top trial lawyers in America for their ability to accomplish superior results in large and complex cases” and is listed in the Metropolitan Who's Who Registry which recognizes individuals who have “demonstrated success in their profession.”
Active in many legal and community organizations, Mr. Hannon has served on the Boards of Directors of the Miami-Dade Justice Association , the Dade County Bar Association, Westminster Christian School, Wellspring Counseling, Inc. and the Miami Science Museum Reclamation Project. He is also a member of the National Crime Victim Bar Association , The National Center for Victims of Crime , the American Association for Justice (Leader's Forum member), the Florida Justice Association (Eagle member), The Two Hundred Club of Greater Miami, the Miami Dade Trial Lawyers Association and the Florida Bar. He has served as a volunteer for Community Partnership for the Homeless and Alonzo Mourning Charities and is active in his church.
Mr. Hannon earned his law degree from the University of Miami School of Law and his bachelor's degree from the University of Miami .