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James R Marsh

James R Marsh

Practice areas:

Child Abuse, Federal Crime, Litigation

About Me

A graduate of the University of Michigan Law School and its acclaimed Child Advocacy Law Clinic, I represent victims of child trafficking, child sex abuse, online child sexual exploitation, and child pornography. I am an experienced trial attorney and frequent commentator and author on legal issues affecting children. I founded the nationally recognized Children’s Law Center in Washington, DC and currently serve as co-chair of its emeritus board.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Child Abuse: 40%
    21 years, 500 cases
  2. Litigation: 30%
    21 years, 500 cases
  3. Federal Crime: 30%
    7 years, 500 cases



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Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Marsh Law Firm PLLC

PO Box 4668 #65135
New York, NY, 10163-4668


DCActive 199305/24/2015
NYCurrently registered 199103/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Children's Advocacy AwardLegal Services of the Hudson Valley2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerMarsh Law Firm PLLC2002 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Crime Victim Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
American Association for JusticeN/A2002 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Paroline v. United StatesPending

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Publication NameTitleDate
Syracuse Law ReviewMasha's Law: A Federal Civil Remedy for Child Pornography Victims2011

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Michigan Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
University of Michigan, Ann ArborEnglish LiteratureBA - Bachelor of Arts1987

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
14th International SymposiumFinancial Compensation for Victims of Child Pornography2012