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About Me

Languages Spoken: English, German

Practice Areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 40%
  2. Child Custody: 40%
  3. Criminal Defense: 10%
  4. Wills & Living Wills: 10%



Hourly ($250-300/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Pro Bono (5%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Wayne Edmond Holcomb

    I endorse this lawyer. I send any client for which I have a conflict to Jim, and I recommend him highly to anyone looking for a compassionate and skilled attorney and litigator.


    Wayne Holcomb Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Benjamin S Kuipers

    I have known James for over a decade, and he has consistently demonstrated tremendous ability, drive, and a willingness to successfully follow through on whatever matter is presented to him. I whole-heartedly recommend his services!


    Benjamin Kuipers Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Higginbottom Law P.C.

11828 Canon Boulevard
Suite A
Newport News, VA, 23606


VAAuthorized to practice law200903/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Association NamePosition NameDuration
James Monroe Memorial FoundationNational Advisory Board Member2011 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Regent University School of LawLawJuris Doctorate2008
Hillsdale CollegeHistory & GermanBA - Bachelor of Arts2002