Mr. James practices primarily in the area of insurance coverage defense litigation and personal injury defense litigation. His experience includes representing clients in insurance coverage disputes, both property and liability, arising under a wide variety of policies, including CGL, auto, homeowner, renters, landlord, and professional liability. He has extensive experience with claims arising under the Michigan auto no-fault statute. Mr. James has represented clients on both sides of the aisle and is well equipped to objectively analyze issues while remaining a zealous advocate and preparing a thorough defense for his clients.

Mr. James’s general civil practice also includes business, commercial, construction, employment, personal injury, probate, and real estate litigation.

Mr. James has co-authored, with fellow Wheeler Upham attorney, Jeffrey D. DenBraber, a featured article in The Journal of Insurance & Indemnity Law (a publication of the Michigan Bar Association) titled Underinsured Motor Vehicles and Setoffs for Torfeasor Coverage. See page 11, Volume 11, No. 2, April 2018.