Jim Robertson is one of the firm’s most experienced trial lawyers, having represented companies, individuals and government entities as defendants and plaintiffs in trials, appeals, arbitration and mediation for over 30 years. Jim has been first chair in over 50 jury trials and 100 court trials in state and federal courts, has served as national coordinating counsel and is frequently selected as Special Master, Mediator and Arbitrator of high profile, complex disputes. He also has served as a Superior Court Judge and the firm’s managing partner.
Jim’s cases have encompassed a range of litigation disciplines including:
He has represented clients from multiple industries including government agencies and elected leaders, wholesale, manufacturing, energy and utility, chemical, hedge funds and law firms.
Jim has consistently earned recognition from clients and peers for his litigation acumen. He is an elected Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). He is regularly recognized in Benchmark Litigation, Chambers USA, Top 50 Superlawyers and Best Lawyers in America. He is rated AV-Preeminent by Martindale and 9.7-Superb by Avvo.