• 202 Old Main Street,
    Bradenton, Florida 34205
  • 941.744.5537

James E. Lynch

James E. Lynch

Harllee & Bald, P.A.
202 Old Main Street
Bradenton, Florida 34205
To contact James:
Phone: 941-744-5537
Fax: 941-744-5547
E-Mail: jel@harlleebald.com

Background and Education

James was named a 2015 and 2016 Rising Star by Super Lawyers of Florida, a distinction given to less than 2.5% of attorneys under the age of 40 in Florida. James was also awarded the Silver Pro Bono Award from the Supreme Court of Florida in conjunction with the Florida Pro Bono Coordinators Association.

James graduated from the University of Florida (UF) with honors and a degree in Criminology before attending the UF Levin College of Law. A passionate alum, James has served as President and Vice President of Academic Affairs for the Manatee County Gator Club, a local affiliate of the UF Alumni Association.

Actively involved in the legal community, James is a member of the Florida Bar and the Manatee County Bar Association. He’s a past President and current Director for the Young Lawyers Division. He also serves as the Treasurer for the Manatee American Inn of Court.

James lives in Bradenton with his wife Sarah and their three children.

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Bar Admissions

Florida 2007
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida 2007
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit 2007

Awards and Recognition

Silver Pro Bono Award recipient from the Supreme Court of Florida, the Young Lawyers Division of the Florida Bar, and the Florida Pro Bono Coordinators Association (2010)

Professional Associations and Memberships

The Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers Section and Young Lawyers Division
Manatee County Bar Association
Manatee County Bar AssociationYoung Lawyers Division, President (2013 - 2014)
Manatee County Gator Club, President (2011-2013)

Primary Areas of Practice

Business and Commercial Litigation
Estate, Trust, and Fiduciary Litigation
Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Litigation
Real Estate and Eviction Litigation