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When it comes to protecting you and your loved ones from the pain of divorce conflict, you needn’t look any farther for legal help. James Cairns of Cairns Law Offices has been operating his legal firm for more than 15 years with increasing success. He not only streamlined the divorce process by coining a technologically driven system. After dealing with divorce court on his own, this entrepreneurial attorney works hard to make sure that you and your loved ones don’t have to go through the same unnecessary expense. Not only does it create a difficult work space, but it also causes quite a few people to find unnecessary conflict where there is none. Don’t let your story be one that reeks of pain and heartache. Instead, turn to an attorney who truly cares for their clients. James Cairns has dedicated his life to helping people like you, so that your struggle doesn’t’ reach a peak. Contact a Pennsylvania no fault divorce attorney today to schedule your first free and personal consultation!


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Uncontested Divorce: 70%
  2. Divorce: 30%



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Attorney endorsements

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  • Kim L Lengert

    James has an excellent organization that enables him to efficiently and professionally care for his clients.


    Kim Lengert Child custody Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Kenneth Paul Milner

    There are times when a husband or wife decides that a divorce makes sense, but that litigation and bickering do not. That's the time for the person to call James. He handles uncontested divorces, and handles them efficiently.


    Kenneth Milner Franchising Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Cairns Law Offices

7320 Murphy Hurst Avenue
Erie, PA, 16506

Cairns Law Offices

3945 Forbes Avenue
Suite 185
Pittsburgh, PA, 15213

Cairns Law Offices

744 South Street
Suite 33
Philadelphia, PA, 19147



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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Graduate FellowshipMercyhurst College1990
Dean's ListIndiana University of PA1988
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
DirectorProvidnet Wealth Management2004 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Erie County Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Mercyhurst CollegeAdministrationMS- Masters1992
Indiana University of PennsylvaniaCriminologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1988