James deployed twice, to Iraq and Afghanistan, while serving in the U.S. Army.
James is an Associate in the Litigation and Employment Practices.
Prior to Gordon Feinblatt, James worked as a Legal Intern for the Honorable William Ferguson during the 2016 General Assembly. He received his J.D. at the University of Maryland School of Law where he was a Staff Editor for the Journal of Health Care Law & Policy. While at Maryland Law School, he was a Student Attorney for the Access to Justice: Effective Assistance of Counsel at Bail Clinic. Prior to law school, James served as an Armor Officer in the U.S. Army, with deployments to both Iraq and Afghanistan. James attained the rank of Captain prior to his Honorable Discharge from Active Duty.
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Twice awarded the Bronze Star Medal
Army Commendation Medal
Iraq and Afghan Campaign Medals
Graduate of the United States Army Armor School
Honorable Discharge from Active Duty
President, Ellicott City and Western Howard County Democratic Club
Political Director, Young Democrats of Howard County, 2019
Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America
Member, Inspire Young Voters Initiative
J.D., University of Maryland Carey School of Law, 2017
B.A., History, Political Science, Hutton Honors College Notation, Dean's List, Indiana University, 2008
U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland