Attorney James J. Hunter

James J. Hunter
P: 248-663-7716
F: 248-663-7717

Jim focuses his practice on the defense of claims against a wide variety of professionals, including attorneys, accountants, and real estate professionals. As a member of the Professional Liability practice group, Jim is dedicated to protecting the rights and livelihoods of professionals serving the community. Before joining the firm, Jim worked on complex litigation and Federal white-collar criminal defense. He has experience representing business clients in healthcare fraud cases, wire and mail fraud, insider trading, antitrust investigations, and many high-profile cases including the Flint Water Crisis. Additionally, Jim served as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in Wayne County, Michigan.

While in law school, Jim was the International Editor for the Sustainable Development Law & Policy publication and clerked for the Office of the General Counsel for the Department of the Air Force at the Pentagon.


Professional Liability


American University Washington College of Law
(J.D. cum laude, 2010)

Boston University
(B.A. cum laude, 2007)


State Bar of Michigan
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan


Oakland County Bar Association
Oakland County Sheriff’s Advisory Council
Professional Liability Defense Federation
Oakland County Bar Foundation (Fellow)
CLEARCorps Detroit (Executive Committee Member from 2012-2013)