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Patricia I. James

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Phone: 619-685-0077
Fax: 619-685-0011

2550 Fifth Ave, #710
San Diego, California 92103

Patricia Irene James is a managing partner of Miller & James, LLP, a California-based practice that provides legal representation for victims of medical malpractice and catastrophic injury. Ms. James employs her proficiency in communication and writing to move the cases from the initial stage of preparing the complaint through the interim stage of motions and written discovery and finally, to settlement or trial.

Ms. James sharpened her communication skills by attaining her bachelor's degree in English from the University of San Diego in 1976. Thereafter, she attended law school, earning her Juris Doctor from the California Western School of Law in San Diego in 1979. After graduation, she began her legal career practicing in corporate and securities law. She joined her current firm in 1989 and became managing partner in 1998.


California Western School of Law, San Diego, California

University of San Diego, 1976
Major: English

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Member Since: 1979

U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
Member Since: 1979

U.S. District Court Northern District of California
Member Since: 1979

U.S. District Court Southern District of California
Member Since: 1979

Litigation Percentage
  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Past Employment Positions
  • David D. Miller & Associates, Managing Partner, 1998
David D. Miller 5 years - Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers
AV Martindale-Hubbell
Litigation Counsel of America - Senior Fellow
Best Attorneys of America
The National Trial Lawyers Top 100
Avvo Rating
Lawyer.com Verified
American Law Society
Medical Malpractice Trial Lawyers Top 25
National Boar of Trial Advocacy
Community Involvement Medical Malpractice