Jim has represented a variety of clients in a broad range of subject matters. He has extensive litigation experience in state and federal trial and appellate courts, including governmental agencies, tribunals, arbitration and mediation panels. Specifically, subject matters have been concentrated in commercial, construction, professional negligence and personal injury litigation. Jim has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America (2014 Edition), in the practice areas of Litigation Construction, Litigation Land Use and Zoning, and Personal Injury Litigation Defendants. Best Lawyers further has recognized Jim for his inclusion in this publication for at least 20 years. Jim has also been selected by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell® as a 2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Appellate Law.