James Billings-Kang, a member of Cozen O'Connor's Health Care & Life Sciences Practice, has been named a fellow of the American Bar Foundation. James joins the global honorary society of attorneys, judges, law faculty, and legal scholars whose public and private careers have demonstrated outstanding dedication to the highest principles of the legal profession and the welfare of their communities. Membership as a fellow is by invitation only and is limited to 1% of lawyers licensed to practice in each jurisdiction. Fellows are nominated by their peers and elected by the board of directors of the American Bar Foundation.
James maintains an extensive practice in complex litigation matters. With nearly two decades of trial and appellate experience, he represents clients with issues related to health care, product liability, real estate, contract disputes, franchises, trade secrets and non-competes, securities, consumer finance, statutory rights, torts, and digital ledger technology. Among his honors, Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers have consistently recognized James as “One to Watch” and a “Rising Star,” respectively. James is incredibly proud of his pro bono work, advocating on behalf of immigrants, victims of domestic violence, veterans, and those experiencing houselessness.
About the American Bar Foundation
The American Bar Foundation (ABF) is a research institute committed to the principle that a deep understanding of the law is vital to a more just, equitable world. The ABF seeks to expand knowledge and advance justice through innovative, interdisciplinary, and rigorous empirical research on law, legal processes, and legal institutions.
About Cozen O'Connor
Established in 1970, Cozen O’Connor has over 825 attorneys who help clients manage risk and make better business decisions. The firm counsels clients on their most sophisticated legal matters in all areas of the law, including but not limited to litigation, corporate, and regulatory law. Representing a broad array of leading global corporations and middle-market companies, Cozen O’Connor serves its clients’ needs through 31 offices across two continents.