James is a member of the Construction Law and General Liability Practice Groups. His clients include international, national and regional construction companies. James has represented a variety of clients in matters relating to construction defect and general litigation. His experience includes all phases of civil litigation, including handling of pre-litigation claims, discovery, law and motion, depositions, dispositive motions, expert meeting and mediation proceedings, trial preparation and post-trial motions.
Before joining Haight’s San Francisco office, James worked for another Bay Area firm focused on construction defect and general civil litigation in a variety of practice areas.
James serves on the board of directors for Operation Dignity, a non-profit organization that provides housing and support services to veterans in the Bay Area. He regularly serves as an alumni coach and judge for UC Hastings Moot Court intercollegiate competition teams.