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James is a partner and trial attorney in Reed Smith’s Global Commercial Disputes Group, the Associate Development Attorney for Reed Smith’s Northern California offices, and a member of the San Francisco office’s hiring committee and summer associate mentor committee. James’ practice focuses on commercial litigation and arbitrations for companies in a variety of business sectors, including financial services, transportation, pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturing, hospitality, and most recently, the on-demand gig economy.


  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 2002, J.D., Served on the Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly
  • Saint Mary's College of California, 1999, B.S.

  • California