Mr. James, senior associate attorney with Sanders & Associates, is admitted to practice law in the states of Ohio, Georgia, and North Dakota, as well as to the bars of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth and Ninth Circuits.
Mr. James graduated with honors from Oglethorpe University in Atlanta with a bachelor of arts degree in political studies and then from Emory University School of Law in Atlanta in 1992.
Practice areas include business and corporate matters, estate planning and probate, insurance coverage, crop insurance, commercial litigation, family business matters, domestic relations and family law, elder law, customs and international trade, creditors rights, arbitration, and appellate practice. He has been involved in or has appeared in legal matters and investigations in several states, including Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington.
Formerly, Mr. James worked as general counsel to a regional customs brokerage and freight forwarding business, serving in both a management role and as a technology and computer-networking consultant.