James is a 3L originally from Franklin Lakes, NJ. Prior to law school, he earned his B.A. from Fordham University and M.S. from Mississippi College. He worked in film, radio, and politics before entering law school in 2020.
While at MC Law, James has gained valuable legal experience while clerking for Wise Carter, P.A., and Baker Donelson, P.C. James also interned for the Honorable Kristi H. Johnson of the Southern District of Mississippi and externed for the Honorable Cory Wilson of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.
James is married to Kelsey, and they have one daughter, Clara, and two sons, Frederick and Tucker. Upon graduating in May 2023, he will work for Baker Donelson, P.C. in their Jackson office.