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Elaine Johnson Ja​mes, P.A.

   

   Professional & Community Involvement

  • Member, American Bar Association Commission on Women in the Profession Palm Beach State College, Presidential Search Committee, 2015
  • Member, Board of Directors, Planned Parenthood for South, North and East Florida, 2013-present
  • Police Athletic League, Vice Chair and Member, Board of Directors, 2011
  • Executive Women of the Palm Beaches, Board of Directors, 2008-2010
  • United Way of the Palm Beaches, Member, Board of Directors, 1997-2007
  • Children’s Place/Connors Nursery, West Palm Beach, Past President, 1995-2006
  • Member, Board of Directors Poinciana Day School, West Palm Beach, Board of Directors, 1993-2003
  • Commissioner, Florida Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism 1997-2000
  • Palm Beach County Community College, Member, Board of Trustees, 1997-1999 Collins Center for Public Policy, Tallahassee,

          Member, Board of Trustees, 1995-1998



  Awards & Recognition

  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV® Preeminent™ rated
  • Florida Super Lawyers, 2006-2010, 2014-2015
  • Daily Business Review,Top 20 Women in Law: DBR Recognizes
  • South Florida Achievers, 2014
  •  Legacy Palm Beach, South Florida’s 25 Most Influential & Prominent Black Women in Business, 2013


  Articles

  • Litigating Exemptions Under ILSA: From a Waterfall to a Trickle, Daily Business Review, October 2011
  • Editor, 50 State Survey of Bad Faith Insurance Laws (2008-2009)


  Presentations

  • Panelist, Ethics Seminar, National Bar Association Commercial Law Meeting 2011
  • Panelist, Ethics Seminar, ABA Annual Conference 2010
  • American Law Institute/American Bar Association, "Litigators Under Fire," , Faculty Member Annual Nationally Televised Ethics Seminars,

          Washington, D.C., 1998 – 2007


  Prior Affiliations

  • Berger Singerman LLP 
  • Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP
  • Nason Yeager Gerson White & Lioce, P.A.
  • Albert Einstein Healthcare Foundation
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath
  • Law Clerk, U.S.District Court Philadelphia, PA

 

  ​Recent In the News

  •  June 29, 2015 - Attorneys Recognized in the 2015 Edition of Florida Super Lawyers
  •  June 26, 2015 - Law360 quotes Elaine Johnson James on "Attorneys Rally Around High Court's Gay Marriage Decision"


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