James joined the Jurewitz Law Group | Injury & Accident Lawyers in 2020 after working as a civil litigator for both large and small firms. Since passing the bar, he handles all aspects of a case from pre-litigation negotiations, client treatment, and trial. His work has secured multimillion-dollar settlements for his clients against well-funded corporations and insurance companies. Now, he focuses solely on getting justice and full compensation for his injured clients.
In 2020, 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 preparation and advocacy skills. He trains select law students to compete in national mock trial tournaments each semester.
While in law school, he clerked for Federal Magistrate Judges Hon. William V. Gallo and Hon. JillL. 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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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.