Born in Austin, Texas, November 10, 1981; admitted to the bar, Florida, 2013. Education: The University of Texas at Austin (B.B.A. 2006); University of Miami School of Law, Magna Cum Laude (J.D. 2013); Inter-American Law Review (member). Member: The Florida Bar; The Spellman-Hoevler American Inn of Court.
James received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Texas at Austin with a minor in Accounting. Prior to law school, James had a successful six-year sales career, beginning with an Austin telecom start-up before moving to Hoover’s Online, one of the most successful companies in Austin. Then, in 2010, James chose to pursue his dream to practice law, and to be his family’s “cousin in Miami.” James earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Miami School of Law, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude.
James has worked on quite a number of insurance disputes and has been actively involved in insurance litigation in both State and Federal Courts. In addition to litigation of insurance matters, James has drafted and/or assisted with a number of coverage decisions. James has also assisted clients with construct disputes from breaches of construction agreements to warranty and failure claims and litigation.
An outdoor enthusiast, James loves to sail, hunt, and dive, in addition to playing soccer as often as possible.