Overview

James Coleman is a Litigation & Dispute Resolution associate in Mayer Brown’s Chicago office.

James received his J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law. While studying there, James was an extern for Judge Sara L. Ellis of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois and served on the Northwestern Journal of Human Rights. He also represented the school in international commercial arbitration competitions in Austria, Hungary, and Mexico.

A native of Ireland, James previously studied Irish and European Union law at University College Dublin School of Law before working as a Parliamentary Assistant for a Member of the European Parliament. In that role, he was responsible for legislative affairs, constituency matters, and press relations.

Education

University College Dublin School of Law, BCL, First Class Honors

Northwestern University School of Law, JD

Admissions

  • Illinois

Court

  • US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois