Attorney James J. Hunter

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

Jim is a member of the firm’s Professional Liability and Trucking & Transportation Liability practice groups. He has substantial experience defending complex claims in both practice areas. As a member of the Professional Liability practice group, Jim is dedicated to protecting the rights and livelihoods of professionals serving the community. He has successfully defended claims against attorneys, architects, real estate professionals, and others. Jim also represents transportation industry clients in state and federal litigation arising out of serious trucking and personal injury accidents.

Before joining the firm, Jim worked on complex litigation and Federal white-collar criminal defense. He has experience representing clients in healthcare fraud cases, antitrust investigations, and high-profile cases including the Flint Water Crisis. Additionally, Jim served as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in Wayne County, Michigan, where he gained valuable trial experience.


Professional Liability
Trucking and Transportation 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


Super Lawyers™
—- Rising Star (2019)


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)
Professional Liability Defense Survey of Law (Editorial Staff, Content Contributer)


2019 Professional Liability Defense Survey of Law (Editorial Staff and Content Contributor)

Unplugging to Recharge: An Ethical Discussion on the Benefits and Pitfalls of Todays Technology’s, Professional Liability Defense Federation Annual Meeting (September 2019)