Jim Fitzgerald started his law practice in 1975 and founded The Fitzgerald Law Firm in 1982 with the cornerstone belief of helping clients find truth and justice. With decades of experience, Jim Fitzgerald represents plaintiffs in complex damages cases involving unsafe products, unsafe equipment, oil field matters, brain injuries, spinal cord injuries resulting in quadriplegia and paraplegia, burns and birth injuries.
He practices in the areas of Products Liability, Workplace Liability, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Wrongful Death. Among other notable cases, Jim represented victims in the Wyoming Paxil case. He holds the record for the largest wrongful death judgment ever attained in Wyoming, and the largest verdict for physical injuries in the history of Wyoming. Jim’s trial record includes numerous multi-million dollar jury awards and settlements on behalf of his clients. Jim has been trial counsel in nearly half of the million-dollar verdicts in the history of Wyoming.