James P. Cox  III - Michie, Hamlett, Lowry et al., PLLC

James P. Cox III

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2005
Phone: 434-951-7230

JAMES P. COX, III practices in the areas of estate planning and administration,

practices in the areas of estate planning and administration,

estate litigation, and real estate. He has been with the firm since he

began practicing law in 1983.

His areas of practice include estate planning and administration, real estate,

and litigation and court proceedings relating to estate matters. He received

a B.A. summa cum laude from Duke University in 1980 and a J.D. from the

University of Virginia in 1983. He is a member of the American and Virginia

Bar Associations, the Virginia State Bar, the Charlottesville Albemarle Bar

Association, the Duke University Estate Planning Council, the Central Virginia

Estate Planning Council, and Phi Beta Kappa.

He is presently the Chairman and member of the Council and Legislative

Committee of the Wills, Trusts and Estates Section of the Virginia Bar Association.

He is the President of the Charlottesville Albemarle Bar Association for 2009-2010 and the current Chairman of

the Real Estate Committee of the Charlottesville Albemarle Bar Association.

He is a frequent lecturer in continuing legal education programs and since 1993 is the author of the annual supplements

to the four-volume treatise, Harrison on Wills and Administration in Virginia and West Virginia, published by

the Michie Company, now LexisNexis. He is also the editor and contributing author to the Virginia CLE publication,

Estate and Trust Administration in Virginia, first published in 1997.

He is named in the current edition of the Best Lawyers in America, in both Trusts and Estates and Real Estate Law.

University of VirginiaJ.D. 1983Duke UniversityBA 1980
Virginia Law FoundationCentral Virginia Estate Planning CouncilDuke University Estate Planning CouncilVirginia CLEAmerican Bar AssociationVirginia Bar AssociationCharlottesville Albemarle Bar Association

Office Location

500 Court Square, Suite 300
P.O. Box 298
Charlottesville, VA 22902-0298
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Trusts and Estates of the Charlottesville Metro Area
James P. Cox III has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Litigation - Trusts and Estates
Real Estate Law
Trusts and Estates

Other Information

Gender: Male