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James Milton Eckhart, American lawyer. Bar: Florida 1968, District of Columbia 1979, United States District Court (southern district) Florida 1969, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981.


Eckhart, James Milton was born on March 13, 1944 in Miami, Florida, United States. Son of Joseph W. and Elsie M. Eckhart.


Bachelor of Arts Miami, Florida, 1965. Juris Doctor, University Miami, Florida, 1968.


Worked at Kubicki Draper (Miami, Florida) specializing in Civil Trial and Appellate Practice in all Courts. Admiralty, Aviation, Professional Malpractice, Products Liability, Construction, Insurance, Commercial, Corporate, Worker's Compensation, Civil Rights, Environmental Toxic Waste, Administrative Law, Local Government Law and Eminent Domain. Admitted to the bar, 1968, Florida.

1979, District of Columbia. Delta Theta Phi. Democratic County Committeeman, 1970-1974. Member: Dade County and American Bar Associations.

The Florida Bar; Dade County Defense Bar Association. Defense Research Institute, Inc. Florida Defense Lawyers Association.

In 1962 the firm made a commitment to dedicate to its clients the highest caliber legal counsel. When South Florida was emerging as a burgeoning force on the international as well as domestic business front the firm established an office in downtown Miami and thereafter offices in West Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale. The firms' reputation for proficiency in complex trial practice continues to grow.


Member of Florida Defense Lawyers Association, Defense Research Institute, American Judicature Society, Dade County Bar Association (director), District of Columbia Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, American Bar Association, Coral Reef Yacht (Miami), Rod and Reel, Phi Delta Theta, Delta Theta Phi.