Monte F. James
Monte F. James represents several Fortune 500 companies in litigation matters throughout Texas and other states. Litigation for these entities includes commercial litigation, healthcare litigation, negligence actions, bad faith claims, antitrust claims, False Claims Act or qui tam actions, reimbursement matters, trademark infringement litigation, and state and federal civil monetary penalty actions.
Monte has extensive bench and jury trial experience in both federal and state courts, including more than 20 jury trials. The vast majority of his practice has been representing defendants in litigation matters. He has successfully defended clients in hundreds of various litigation matters. He has also represented a number of plaintiffs in commercial cases, some of which have been recognized as one of the largest in the U.S.
Monte’s focus is on the client’s needs, he understands business and the economics of litigation. He has had several Fortune 500 clients for approximately 20 years because he will inform his defense clients immediately if a case should be settled, and tell a potential plaintiff that their case should not be pursued.
B.B.A., Baylor University
J.D., Baylor University Law School
- Dean’s Honors List
United States Supreme Court
United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
United States District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western District of Texas