James T. (“J.T.”) Dougherty is an associate in the Firm’s Orlando office. His practice areas include first party property claims, personal injury, general civil litigation, and insurance representation.
Mr. Dougherty completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Central Florida and law school studies at Florida International University in Miami. While in law school, Mr. Dougherty was a member of the FIU Trial Team competing and honing his litigation skills. Mr. Dougherty graduated from Florida International Law School with a Juris Doctorate.
Before joining Cole, Scott & Kissane, Mr. Dougherty was an Assistant Public Defender for the 9th Judicial Circuit in and for Osceola County, Florida, representing indigent clients in their misdemeanor and felony criminal cases. Mr. Dougherty is admitted to practice before all county and circuit courts in Florida and the District of Columbia.