James J. Dodd-o

James J. Dodd-o: Attorney with Thomas, Thomas & Hafer LLP
Attorney Awards


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).

Professional Honors & Awards

Named a Rising Star by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers’ Magazine, 2010 - 2015
Named to Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, 2016 - 2019
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


•TT&H Attorneys named to 2019 Super Lawyers May issue
•TT&H eNotes: Workers’ Compensation - July 2018

(Also at Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Office)

Areas of Practice (3)

  • General Liability
  • Governmental Entity & Civil Rights
  • Medical Malpractice & Professional Licensure

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
610.332.7000  Phone
610.868.1702  Fax
University Attended:
The Pennsylvania State University, B.S., 1981
Law School Attended:
University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D., University of Pittsburgh Law Review, Phi Alpha Delta, Order of Barristers, 1985
Year of First Admission:
1986, Middle District of Pennsylvania; 1986, Eastern District of Pennsylvania; 1986, Maryland; 1987, New Jersey; 1985, Pennsylvania; 1989, Florida; U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Associations & Memberships:

American Bar Association
Maryland State Bar Association, Inc.
New Jersey Bar Association
Florida Bar Association


Peer Reviews

A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Hampton, New Jersey