Casey James

Associate

Philadelphia

(215) 665-2124

(215) 665-2013

Casey concentrates her practice on commercial litigation. Casey represents businesses and individuals in a variety of industries and disputes including contract disputes, common law fraud, construction, insurance, product liability, transportation and logistics, and other complex torts and business disputes.

Before joining the firm, Casey worked at the U.S. Department of Commerce in the International Trade Administration where she developed Foreign Commercial Service training programs on topics such as international human rights law, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, and corporate social responsibility. Casey worked closely with Commercial Service Officers to create new selection, assessment, and training methods to help U.S. companies navigate foreign trade barriers, access new markets, and secure foreign government contracts.

Casey earned her bachelor degree from The George Washington University and her law degree from Temple University Beasley School of Law, cum laude. While in law school, Casey completed a clinical clerkship with The Honorable Cynthia M. Rufe of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and an internship with the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. She also served as a staff editor of the Temple Law Review. Casey was awarded Barrister Awards for best overall performance in Trial Advocacy and outstanding oral advocacy in Advanced Trial Advocacy. 

Publications

Antitrust Enforcers Lodge First Criminal Indictment for Violation of No-Poach Agreement [Alert]

January 13, 2021

Stephen Miller and Casey James discuss the DOJ's indictment charging Surgical Care Affiliates LLC of colluding with two companies not to solicit each other’s senior-level employees.

Education

  • Temple University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2020
  • The George Washington University, B.A., 2014
  • Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court -- Eastern District of Pennsylvania

 The Honorable Cynthia M. Rufe, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania