Author Archives: James Keim, Attorney at Law

About James Keim, Attorney at Law

James Keim is a lawyer who represents individuals and families in North Port, Venice, Englewood, Port Charlotte, and surrounding communities. Please feel free to call (941) 426-7900 for a free initial consultation to learn your legal rights.

Hiring the Right Lawyer in North Port, Venice, Englewood or Port Charlotte: What Should You Consider?

When it comes time to find a trustworthy bankruptcy lawyer, personal injury lawyer, or any other kind of attorney for that matter in North Port, Venice, Englewood, Port Charlotte or surrounding areas, the task of discovering and hiring the right … Continue reading

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Learn to Recognize the Signs of Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

Between 1995 and 2005, cases brought against skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities alleging the occurrence of nursing home abuse and neglect were at an all time high.  During that time period, the elder care market in Florida was dominated by four … Continue reading

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North Port, Florida Attorney, James Keim, Asked to Contribute to Book Published by State Bar of Texas

After publishing numerous articles and speaking to lawyers about the ethical and legal duties they owe to their clients, North Port, FL attorney, James Keim, has been asked to contribute information regarding a lawyer’s ethical and legal obligation to protect … Continue reading

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Arbitration Clauses: A Bad Deal for Consumers

There is something lurking in nearly every contract you sign or agreement you enter into as a consumer: an arbitration clause. Arbitration is a substitution for having your day in court. You are stripped of important legal rights, including your … Continue reading

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What Factors Should You Consider When Hiring a Lawyer?

When it comes time to find a trustworthy bankruptcy lawyer, personal injury lawyer, or any other kind of attorney for that matter, the task of discovering and hiring the right lawyer for you may seem quite daunting. With all of the lawyer advertisements out there and scores … Continue reading

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A Checklist to Help You Find the Right Lawyer for You

Whether you are evaluating bankruptcy lawyers, personal injury lawyers, or any other kind of attorney for that matter, hiring a lawyer may seem quite daunting. With all of the lawyer advertisements out there, how do you decide? If a friend … Continue reading

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Important Steps to Take After Being Involved in an Auto Accident According to North Port Injury Lawyer James Keim

You have just had your first automobile accident. Perhaps, you were injured and went to the ER by ambulance.  Or, perhaps you shook it off at first and followed up with your family doctor several days later thinking that the pain would … Continue reading

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Florida Automobile Insurance Law – Part II

Uninsured / Underinsured (UM) insurance coverage – What is it and why is it important? UM coverage is not manadatory, and many drivers neglect to obtain it for that reason.   It may, however, be one of the most important types … Continue reading

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Florida Automobile Insurance Law – Part I

Florida is a “no-fault” automobile insurance state.  If you are injured in an accident, any medical bills are first submitted to your own insurance carrier regardless of who is at fault for causing the collision. Each registered owner of an automobile in … Continue reading

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