Jim is a veteran trial lawyer with tremendous experience and skill in preparing and presenting cases for adjudication – whether by jury, judge, arbitrator, mediator or the parties themselves. He represents various greater Bay Area companies in business litigation and trade secret, copyright and patent issues involving a variety of technologies. Jim also serves both businesses and individuals in employment disputes, civil rights actions, family law matters and the defense of criminal prosecutions.
State Bar of California
U.S. District Court, Northern, Central, Southern, and Eastern Districts of California
U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit, and D.C. Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
J.D., University of California, Berkeley School of Law, 1967
B.A. in History, with Distinction, Phi Beta Kappa, Stanford University, 1964