James J. Dodd-o
General Liability, Governmental Entity & Civil Rights, Medical Malpractice & Professional Licensure,
Jaymie concentrates in general civil litigation, with an emphasis on medical malpractice and general negligence cases. He has been lead counsel in many complex civil litigation matters in both federal and state court, and has tried over 100 jury cases.
While in law school at the University of Pittsburgh, Jaymie served on the law review, was President of the Phi Alpha Delta legal fraternity and was awarded the distinction of Order of Barristers in his third year.
Jaymie has served as a faculty member in seminars sponsored by the Pennsylvania Bar Association and various insurance groups. He is also author of the Duquesne Law Review article, The Emperor’s New Clothes: A Survey of Significant Court Decisions Interpreting Pennsylvania’s Sovereign Immunity Act and its Waivers, 32 Duq. L. Rev. 1 (1993).
University of Pittsburgh School of Law J.D., 1985
Law Review: University of Pittsburgh Law Review Fraternity: Phi Alpha Delta Honors: Order of Barristers
The Pennsylvania State University B.S., 1981
New Jersey, 1987
Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1986
Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1986
U.S. Supreme Court
Professional Honors & Awards
Named a Rising Star by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers’ Magazine, 2010 – 2015
Named to Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, 2016 – 2019, 2021
Rated as “Distinguished” by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rated for High Professional Achievement
Arbitrator for the Dauphin County & Lehigh County Courts of Common Pleas
–Selected as an arbitrator to preside over compulsory arbitrations
Professional Associations & Memberships
American Bar Association
Maryland State Bar Association, Inc.
New Jersey Bar Association
Florida Bar Association