James W. Kelleher

James W. Kelleher: Attorney with Pickrel, Schaeffer & Ebeling AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Adjunct Professor, Products Liability Law, 1987-2007 and Evidence and Trial Advocacy, 2008-, Distinguished Alumni 2009, The University Dayton School of Law, Dayton, Ohio. President, Board of Trustees, 1999-2001, Member, Executive Committee, Dayton Bar Association Carl Kessler Inns of Court, 1990-. President, 2008-2010 and Board Member, 2004-, Board of Trustees, The Greater Dayton Volunteer Lawyers Project. Chair, 2007-2009 and Board Member, 2004-, The Board of Trustees, Chaminade-Julienne Catholic High School. Board of Trustees, Artemis Center for Domestic Violence, 2010-. Past President and Trustee of Catholic Social Services, Municipal Prosecutor, Village of New Lebanon, Ohio, 1979-1981. Listed, Plaintiffs' Personal Injury Law, Ohio Super Lawyer, 2008-2011.

Dayton Bar Association Foundation.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Plaintiff Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Defective Product Liability
  • Appellate Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
937-223-1130  Phone
937-223-0339  Fax
University Attended:
University of Dayton, B.A., 1972
Law School Attended:
University of Dayton, J.D., 1979
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit; 1979, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio; 1979, Ohio
Dayton Bar Association Diversity Issues Committee, former Chair; Dayton Bar Assocation Certified Grievance Committee, Past Chair; Dayton Bar Association Carl D. Kessler Inn of Court, Past President & Executive Committee; Ohio State Bar Association; Ohio State Bar Association Pro Bono Statewide Task Force member.
Lieut. Col., U.S. Army, Retired
Reported Cases:
Continental Ins. Co. v. Whittington (1994), 71 Ohio St. 3d 150.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (10 reviews)
A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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Dayton, Ohio

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