James Humphrey has a deep appreciation for the importance of safeguarding client privacy, reputation, and confidences. This appreciation comes from his extensive experience in defending legal malpractice claims; commercial and appellate litigation; antitrust issues; shareholder disputes; officer and director liability problems; class actions; contract disputes, insurance coverage litigation; fraud allegation; FTC Act; Telephone Consumer Protection Act, and Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act claims. James has significant products liability and personal injury experience as well, including consumer products, industrial products, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and electrical accidents.
Before joining the firm, James served as a law clerk to the Honorable Gary A. Fenner, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri. He has made numerous appearances in Missouri’s federal and state courts, as well as various other jurisdictions, and has represented clients located across the United States.
Along with John M. Kilroy, Jr., James leads the firm's Professional Services Litigation practice. James also leads the firm's litigation associate training program and is a member of the recruiting committee.