James Joseph

James Joseph

Personal Injury Attorney
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James Joseph Biography

After working as a civil litigator for years, James dedicated his legal practice to fighting for injured victims.  He has secured millions of dollars for his clients since joining the Jurewitz Law Group Injury & Accident Lawyers in 2020.  James has experience with all aspects of a case from medical treatment, discovery, mediation, and trial.

In 2020 and 2021, James was recognized by his fellow peers as a “Rising Star” in the legal community. This recognition is given to the top 2.5% of attorneys under the age of 40 in the State of California that have practiced for less than ten years.

James is also a Professor of Law at the University of San Diego Law School. He teaches trial advocacy and skills. Each semester, he trains select law students to compete in national mock trial tournaments.

James has previously clerked for Federal Magistrate Judges Hon. William V. Gallo and Hon. Jill L. Burkhardt. He was a member of the Moot Court Executive Board and traveled nationally for the Mock Trial Team. He won multiple awards for his oral advocacy skills, including the American College of Trial Lawyers Medal for Excellence in Advocacy.

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Education

  • B.A. from Gonzaga University, cum laude
  • J.D. from University of San Diego, School of Law
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Bar & Court Admissions

  • State of California
  • United States District Court, Southern District of California

Community Activities

  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Member since 2022
  • Member of San Diego County Bar Association
  • Member of San Diego Consumer Attorneys of San Diego
  • Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of San Diego, School of Law

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Jurewitz Law Group is looking for the perfect partner – and you might be it. When clients hire us, they’re a part of our team. That means access to all our information on the opponent, the battleground, and the likely outcome. We don’t believe in putting a good spin on a bad situation – we tell it like it is. And if you were seriously hurt through the fault of someone else, here’s the truth: you deserve to get money from the guy who did this to you. And we can help you get it.

Ross Jurewitz

Ross Jurewitz

CEO and Founder
Stacey O’Neill

Stacey O’Neill

Managing Partner
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Lee Jurewitz

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Jessica L. Figueroa

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Allen Leisorek

Allen Leisorek

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Adriana Baddour

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Aaron Sibley

Aaron Sibley

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Nicholas “Nick” Hepburn

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