John D. Kaylor†
Attorney John D. Kaylor† was the founding member of our law firm. He was an advocate for the injured and was dedicated to protecting their rights.
Mr. Kaylor practiced in civil litigation, personal injury, wrongful death, workers’ compensation and Social Security disability law. He was certified by the Florida Bar in workers’ compensation, having been a member of the first lawyers to participate in the certification process. Mr. Kaylor was an active member of the Polk County Trial Lawyers Association and the Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers Association. He practiced law for 31 years until his retirement in 1995.
Mr. Kaylor graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1964 and went on to receive his law degree at the University of Florida, College of Law in 1966.
In addition to his civil and administrative trial work, Mr. Kaylor was an art collector, bird watcher, skeet shooter and avid traveler until his death in 1999.