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James C. Hann
  • Managing Director


San Jose, CA




James Hann is an adept attorney with a successful track record in business transactions and litigation. He has helped numerous clients with issues in commercial and contract disputes, intellectual property, business formation and management, real estate, personal injury, bankruptcy, and family law.


James has a demonstrated ability to effectively negotiate complex transactions and litigate persuasively. He has conducted extensive business services for companies, including business formation, licensing, franchising, intellectual property, and contract creation and enforcement. James has counseled his clients on real property transactions, regulatory compliance, and developed corporate policies. James has also represented individuals with property disputes, in family law cases, and in the criminal arena. This experience has entailed trial preparation and litigation, such as drafting motions, conducting depositions and discovery to achieve favorable results in complex and difficult to win cases.


James is a member of the California State Bar and is licensed to practice in state and federal courts in California including bankruptcy. In addition to this wealth of legal experience, James served in the University of California at San Diego Police Department as a police dispatcher for nearly five years. This work in law enforcement gives James a unique insight into police investigation, procedures, and techniques. James earned his law degree from the University of San Francisco School of Law in San Francisco, California in 2001. He received a certificate of concentration in intellectual property. In 1995, he graduated from the University of California at San Diego in La Jolla, California with a BA in political science.

Areas Of Practice

  • Commercial and Contract Disputes
  • Intellectual Property
  • Business Formation and Management
  • Personal Injury
  • Bankruptcy, and Family Law.

Certified Legal Specialties

  • certificate of concentration in intellectual property

Bar Admissions

  • California


  • University of San Francisco School of Law, San Francisco, California
    • J.D. - 2001
    • Honors: Certificate of Concentration in Intellectual Property
  • University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California
    • B.A. - 1995
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • California State Bar, Member