As Deputy General Counsel, James (Jamie) performs the legal due diligence in order to evaluate the company’s law firm clients, their business operations and case collateral.
Jamie joined Counsel Financial in 2012. He has 22 years of experience representing plaintiffs in construction, railroad (FELA), products liability, motor vehicle, workers compensation, premises liability and mass tort injury claims. Over the course of his career, Jamie has obtained several seven-figure settlements and verdicts.
Jamie attended the University of Michigan where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degrees, with distinction, in English and Communication. He earned his Juris Doctor, cum laude, at the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law where he was a recipient of the Robert G. Connelly Award for Trial Technique. He is licensed to practice in New York, Massachusetts, Illinois and the USDC Western District of Pennsylvania. He has been a member of the New York State Bar Association, American Association of Justice and Western New York Trial Lawyers.
Jamie lives in Clarence, NY with his wife, two daughters and one son. In addition to spending time with his family, he enjoys golf, swimming, wine, music and travel.