Jim is a veteran litigator with more than 35 years of experience, specializing in health, business, and real estate litigation. He has extensive jury and court trial experience in professional liability suits, licensing and certification of health providers, elder abuse, qui tam actions and real property disputes. He is also active in advising and representing medical staffs in credentialing and peer review hearings.
With the rapid growth of alternative dispute resolution hearings, Jim has participated in numerous civil arbitrations, administrative hearings, and mediations at both the state and federal levels. He frequently has presided as a judge pro tem in Sacramento Superior Court settlement conferences. Jim often works with clients to prevent disputes from developing into litigation matters. He has practiced before state and federal courts throughout California and in number of other states.
"Civil Procedure Before Trial, California Civil Discovery Practice, Creating and Implementing a Successful Discovery Plan, Civil Procedure During Trial, Expert Witness Discovery and Trial Testimony," Continuing Education of the Bar
"Antitrust and the Health Care Industry," University of Southern California, M.B.A. Program
"Tort Liability of Health Care Administrators," American College of Health Care Administrators
"Lectures on legal issues pertinent to skilled nursing facilities," California Association of Health Facilities
"Civil and Criminal Investigations of Health Facilities, Legal Review of Medical Records," American Medical Directors Association
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