Attorney Profile 2017-01-11T13:07:41-04:00

DURHAM TRIAL ATTORNEY JAMES H. HUGHES

James H. HughesJim Hughes has successfully represented both Plaintiffs and Defendants in commercial litigation since 1978, handling such matters as contracts, employment, collections, and property disputes. He has also served as a mediator in Superior Court Matters and as an arbitrator in District Court. Mr. Hughes maintains an AV Rating with Martindale-Hubbell, the pre-eminent lawyer rating service.

PRIMARY PRACTICE AREAS

  • Personal Injury
  • Eminent Domain
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law

REPRESENTATIVE MATTERS

  • $1.5 million settlement in a brain injury case.
  • $750,000 settlement in a breach of franchise case.
  • Involved in over 30 appellate cases in North Carolina and Federal Appellate courts.

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PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS