James OliverAssociate


200 West Forsyth Street
Suite 600
Jacksonville, FL 32202


904.328.6473 (fax)

Professional Profile

James Oliver is an associate in Carr Allison’s Jacksonville (FL) office. James is admitted to practice in Florida and focuses his practice on defending matters involving construction, personal injury, premises liability and appellate advocacy.

James graduated from University of West Florida with a Bachelor of Arts in legal studies and a minor in philosophy. He went on to earn his Juris Doctor from Florida Coastal School of Law.

James was born and raised in Columbus Ohio. In his free time, he enjoys studying economics, motocross and Muay Thai.

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice


US District Court, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida

US Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit


BA, University of West Florida

JD, Florida Coastal School of Law


Oliver, Vann and Team Obtain Favorable Verdict

Carr Allison shareholders Tom Oliver and Dennis Vann successfully defended a hazmat motor carrier in a week-long trial in Birmingham (AL). The case was brought following an incident in 2019 that alleged the motor carrier unloaded a chemical into the wrong tank creating a hazardous gas cloud affecting numerous employees […]

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Zwilling to Present Webinar on Simplifying Compliance with the MSPA in Liability Cases

Determining the steps to take in liability cases to ensure compliance with the Medicare Secondary Payer Act can be very confusing. Dealing with delays, miscommunications, fluctuating claim amounts and difficult plaintiffs or opposing counsel often results in frustration. This webinar will include a discussion of the law, including some very […]

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Zwilling Explains the DOL’s New Independent Contractor Rule

The DOL’s New Independent Contractor rule for classifying whether someone is an employee, or an independent contractor took effect March 11, 2024. Melisa Zwiling explains this new rule so you don’t find yourself in legal trouble. Watch this prerecorded video on the PLUS Blog to learn how to comply with […]

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