Born and raised in the Hudson Valley, James has worked for both private and public law firms for the last eight years. He graduated cum laude from Vermont Law School and clerked for the Hon. Douglas A. Brady in the US Virgin Islands. James practiced civil litigation in every borough of New York City and then moved on to practice criminal defense in Dutchess County for six years. Now James is proud to be Counsel to Daniels Porco and Lusardi, LLP as a civil litigator with years of successful trial experience.