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John Tolley

John Tolley

JT Law Firm PA
  • Insurance Claims, Personal Injury, Criminal Law ...
  • Florida, New Jersey, New York
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Summary

John Tolley is a former Prosecutor & Insurance Defense lawyer licensed in the States of New York, Florida and New Jersey.

Mr. Tolley attended Nova Southeastern University, Shepard Broad College of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 2014. While in law School, Mr. Tolley was an active member of the Nova Trial Association and the Moot Court Society, representing his law school in several trial and appellate advocacy competitions nationwide. Prior to attending law school he graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Science and Double Major in Legal Studies and Criminal Justice.

Upon graduating with honors from law school, Mr. Tolley served as a prosecutor handling thousands of felony and misdemeanor cases. He tried 40 jury trials and was quickly promoted to a special unit prosecutor handling violent first-degree felonies including attempted murders.

After serving as a prosecutor, Mr. Tolley entered private practice handling large caseloads as an attorney with a Civil Litigation Insurance Defense Firm. While practicing at this firm, he represented multiple AAA rated insurance carriers including Citizens Property, ASI, ARK Royal, Prepared, Progressive, Security First and Weston.

Mr. Tolley continues to be actively involved in his community. Since 2014, he mentored and developed the next wave of Law graduates serving as a head coach for Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad School of Law's mock trial program.

Practice Areas
    Insurance Claims
    Bad Faith Insurance, Business Insurance, Disability Insurance, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Motor Vehicle Insurance, Property Insurance
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    White Collar Crime
    DUI & DWI
    Foreclosure Defense
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    30 minute free consultations.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
    On some matters my office will accept contingency fees per the rules of the State Bar.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
The Florida Bar
ID Number: 112223
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New Jersey
New Jersey Courts
ID Number: 321222020
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New York
New York State Office of Court Administration
ID Number: 5788161
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Owner
JT Law Firm PA
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Associate
Private Insurance Defense Firm
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Assistant State Attorney
Office of the State Attorney 17th Judicial Circuit
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Education
Shepard Broad Law Center, Nova Southeastern University
J.D. (2014) | Law
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Honors: Top 3rd of Graduating Class. Order of Barristers.
Activities: Mock Trial Executive Board Member and Competitor. Moot Court General Member and Competitor.
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University of Central Florida
B.A. (2011) | Legal Studies & Criminal Justice
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Honors: Deans list
Activities: Trial Team, Executive Board Member &Team Captain
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Awards
Excellence in Insurance Law
Lawyers of Distinction
On November 3, 2020, the organization “Lawyers of Distinction” recognized JT Law Firm’s Attorney John Tolley for excellence in Insurance Law. The organization, Lawyers of Distinction’s primary mission is to promote excellence and diversity in the legal profession. In order to be selected by Lawyer’s of Distinction for membership, attorneys are selected based upon a thorough review and vetting process.
Top 1% Insurance Coverage
Premier Lawyers of America
New York, New York - Attorney John Tolley has been selected for membership in Premier Lawyers of America, a prestigious, invitation-only organization which recognizes the top 1% of attorneys in America.
Top 40 Under 40
Premier Lawyers of America
New York, New York - Attorney John Tolley has been selected for membership in Premier Lawyers of America, a prestigious, invitation-only organization which recognizes the top 1% of attorneys in America.
Excellence in Trial Advocacy
Order of the Barristers
The Order provides national recognition for individuals who have excelled in advocacy and service at their respective schools.
Professional Associations
State Bar of New York
Member
Current
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The Florida Bar  # 0112223
Member
Current
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New York State Bar Assocation
Member
- Current
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Jewish National Fund
Sabra Member and Brooklyn Cabinet Board Member
- Current
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New York City Bar Assocation
Member
- Current
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Broward County Bar Association, Young Lawyers' Section
General member
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Broward County Bar Association
General member
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Broward County Bar Association, Criminal Law Section
Executive Board Member
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Publications
Speaking Engagements
Mentor/Menttee Success Stories, Fort Lauderdale
Broward County Bar Association
Websites & Blogs
Website
JT Law Firm PA
Blog
Blog - JT Law Firm
Contact & Map
JT Law Firm PA
395 Ave X
2nd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Toll-Free: (855) 585-2997
Telephone: (855) 585-2997 Ext. 1
Fax: (855) 585-2997
Monday: 8:30 AM - 6 PM
Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 6 PM (Today)
Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 6 PM
Thursday: 8:30 AM - 6 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 6 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed