Law Offices of James R. Hubbard, PLLC

1340 Environ Way, Chapel Hill, NC, 27517
O. 919-928-0367 | M. 561-762-2358

James. R. Hubbard is a highly regarded trial lawyer with decades of experience in a wide variety of civil litigation and arbitration cases with leading trial firms in North Carolina, Florida, and New York. His first chair litigation experience includes over 100 jury trials. He has been elected a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, where he serves on its Committee for the Teaching of Trial and Appellate Advocacy.

Mr. Hubbard graduated from the University of North Carolina, with honors in International Studies, and received his law degree from the Georgetown University Law Center, where he served as an Editor of the Georgetown Law Journal. Following law school, he served as Law Clerk to Circuit Judge David W. Dyer of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and as a federal prosecutor in the Eastern District of Virginia.

He is a certified North Carolina Superior Court Mediator, and is listed on the mediation panels of the federal trial courts in the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of North Carolina. His mediation practice is enhanced by his experience in the litigation of complex employment, commercial, and tort cases, and by his experience representing clients in hundreds of arbitrations and mediations.

Education and Bar Admissions:

J.D., Georgetown University Law Center (Editor, Georgetown Law Journal)

B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (with honors)

Admissions: Florida, District of Columbia, North Carolina, New York

Admitted to practice:

  • United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of North Carolina; the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; and the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second, Fourth, Fifth, and Eleventh Circuits
  • United States Supreme Court
Professional Experience:

Law Clerk to Circuit Judge David W. Dyer, United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Assistant United States Attorney, E.D. Va. (Alexandria)

Partner, Beckham & McAliley, P.A. (Miami, FL); Partner, Allman, Spry (Winston-Salem, NC); Partner, Ricci, Hubbard & Leopold, P.A. (West Palm Beach, FL); Partner, Liddle & Robinson, LLP (New York, New York)

*For rates and scheduling, please see attached Mediator Profile.