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About Me

Languages Spoken: French

Practice Areas


  1. Litigation: 20%
  2. Insurance: 20%
  3. Antitrust & Trade Law: 20%

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse James. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Spiro John Verras

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Spiro Verras Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Sher Garner Cahill Richter Klein & Hilbe

909 Poydras St Ste 2800
New Orleans, LA, 70112-4046


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199509/19/2015
LAEligible to practice law198909/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Top 50 Louisiana LawyersSuper Lawyers2014
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
MemberMcGlinchey Stafford1989 - 1999
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Forekids FoundationMember2011 - Present
Federal Bar Association New OrleansPresident2009 - 2010
Tulane Alumni AssociationBoard Member2009 - Present
Federal Bar AssociationPresident2008 - 2009
Xavier University of LouisianaBoard of Trustees2007 - 2011
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Tulane UniversityDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)JD - Juris Doctor1989
Tulane UniversityChemical EngineeringBS - Bachelor of Science1986