James Hennelly’s practice in the firm’s healthcare law group concentrates on personal injury defense, including professional liability, nursing home, long term care and product liability cases. Hennelly has represented numerous health care institutions and related staff on various health care issues primarily in the defense of professional negligence, tort claims and personal injury. Mr. Hennelly has successfully defended healthcare providers in numerous jury trials. He frequently lectures before physicians and nursing staffs on topics concerning professional negligence. He has also authored articles on professional negligence, as well as trial techniques. Mr. Hennelly was selected by his peers to be included in the 2009 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, regarded by both the legal profession and the public as the definitive guide to legal excellence in the United States. He is also listed among the “Super Lawyers” in the states of Missouri-Kansas.