James T. Bailey, Jr.
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James T. Bailey, Jr.


Areas Of Practice

James T. “Ted” Bailey, Jr. is an Associate of Boyd & Jenerette, P.A., practicing in the Jacksonville office. His practice focuses primarily on insurance defense and insurance coverage. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Bailey worked for two Jacksonville and one Tampa civil litigation firms, affording him significant and diverse experience in handling matters including: personal injury/automobile accident litigation; medical malpractice; FELA, longshore, and maritime defense; and creditor’s rights, bankruptcy, and collections actions. In addition, Mr. Bailey served as senior in-house counsel for a Fortune 500 insurance company, where he handled matters involving real property and title insurance issues; corporate litigation; and professional liability claims.

While in law school, Mr. Bailey served as the student proctor for Civil Procedure and received multiple awards for receiving the highest grade in different courses. In addition, he clerked with the First District Court of Appeal in Tallahassee, and with the Judicial Staff Attorney’s Office of the Fourth Judicial Circuit in Jacksonville.

In his free time, Mr. Bailey enjoys traveling with his wife, taking his grandchildren to the Jacksonville Zoo, and cheering on the Florida State Seminoles!


  • Florida, 2001
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Florida, 2019

Awards & Recognition

  • Florida State University School of Law, Book Awards: Constitutional Law I, Antitrust Litigation


  • The Florida Bar
    • Trial Lawyers Sections, 2018
  • Jacksonville Bar Association, 2002-2006

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  • Title Insurance and Real Property CLE “Securing the Castle,”  Presenter, February 2018


  • J.D., Florida State University School of Law, cum laude, 2001
  • M.A., Florida State University, 1998
  • B.S., Florida State University, 1994

Comprehensive Services

Many cases overlap several areas of law. As a full service law firm, we are able to recognize how one legal discipline impacts another. We work as a team on complex issues that require knowledge of a variety of state and federal laws. This multi-disciplinary approach allows clients to receive the large-firm advantage of access to multiple attorneys in a wide scope of practice areas as well as the hands-on customer service offered by a boutique law firm. In addition to civil litigation, employment law, workers’ compensation defense, commercial law, construction law and appeals, our firm also handles professional liability claims.

Our bilingual staff is available to assist with immigration matters, including consular and removal defenses.