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James provides support to Reed Smith's Records & E-Discovery Group. His responsibilities include analyzing documents to determine responsiveness, confidentiality, and privileged content. James also coordinates with legal teams to assess and compile documents related to key litigation issues for use in deposition and trial preparation. James has substantial experience working on pharmaceutical and medical device cases, as well as financial services and insurance recovery matters.


  • Florida Coastal School of Law, 2007, J.D., Certificate in Environmental Law (2007); Governor's Scholarship Recipient; Center for Law and Public Policy (board member); Environmental Law Society; Environmental Summit Committee; American Bar Association
  • University of Pittsburgh, 2004, B.S., Psychology and Business (double major), Semester Abroad: Dublin

  • Pennsylvania

  • State Supreme Court - Pennsylvania