||CAMPBELL KNUTSON, Professional Association 2015 to Present
James practices in the areas of municipal law, eminent domain, land use, appellate law, and litigation. He handles general municipal matters for all of the firm’s municipal clients.
LEAGUE OF MINNESOTA CITIES2000 – 2015
St. Paul, Minnesota
James served the League of Minnesota Cities as a research attorney, property and casualty litigator, and land use litigator. He successfully defended cities throughout the State of Minnesota in district court, the Minnesota Court of Appeals, and the Minnesota Supreme Court. He was also responsible for updating the 2014 Minnesota Basic Code of Ordinances.
NINTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT1998 – 2000
James served as judicial law clerk to the Honorable Paul T. Benshoof in Beltrami County, Minnesota.
MARQUETTE UNIVERSITY LAW SCHOOLMilwaukee, Wisconsin
-President, Student Bar Association
BOSTON COLLEGE Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Bachelor of Arts
Major: Political Science