Compassionate advocacy for injured people by the carelessness of others



Respected and renowned representation for family and domestic legal needs



Aggressive and skilled defense for people charged with criminal offenses.


If you have been in a vehicle accident, what if the auto insurance company refuses or offers less than it will cost to pay your medical bills and/or to fix your car? James Law Firm is here to help you.

James Law Firm has provided quality, trusted legal representation to people in our area for decades. Our firm uses a team approach for each case so that you get multiple perspectives and an exceptional attention to each aspect for your personal injury case. To build a strong case in your favor and to ensure your maximum compensation, we will investigate and pay the utmost attention to every detail of your accident.

We are here to assist you if you are going through a divorce, child custody or child support proceedings, or have been charged with a crime. We are here to serve you and offer a free consultation so that you can choose what's best for you and your family without any financial risk, but we think once you've contacted us at (985) 295-2555, or easy to use online contact information sheet, you'll find James Law Firm is the right fit for your personal injury, family law, or criminal defense needs.

Experience When it Matters Most

Getting the best result for your case means having experience in the local courts of Washington, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa Parish, and the surrounding areas. It means proven results and the detailed oriented knowledge to construct the strongest arguments on your behalf, whether it’s so you can get compensated for an injury, need to protect your best interests in a family or marital dispute, or need to convince a jury that you’re innocent of a crime.

At James Law Firm we have decades of experience practicing in and around the greater New Orleans area. We know the law and we know the courts. We can provide an advantageous perspective on your criminal or traffic defense. We also have a unique understanding of how negligent driving causes accidents and injuries.

To learn more about the legal and real world experience our attorneys bring to your injury, family law, or criminal case, contact us at (985) 295-2555.

Practice Areas


You have legal options for recovering compensation for your injuries and losses. When you are hurt because of someone else's careless actions contact James Law Firm to discuss ways to get compensated for your pain, suffering, lost income, medical costs, and other losses. We are here to help.

Some of the injury cases we handle include:

  • Car Accidents

  • 18 Wheeler Accidents

  • Motorcycle Accidents

  • Slip and Fall

  • Offshore Injuries

  • Medical Malpractice


Family law involves deeply rooted emotions that deserve utmost privacy and genuine concern. When you or your loved one is ending a marriage, disputing over custody or child support, or allegations of abuse, James Law Firm understands what you're going through. We are dedicated to protecting your best interests.

We can assist with family and domestic matters including:

  • Divorce

  • Protective Orders

  • Child Custody

  • Child Support

  • Adoption

  • Paternity Claims


When you’re charged with a major crime or even when you get a traffic ticket, there’s much at stake. There’s a huge risk of an expensive fine, losing your driver’s license, jail sentence, and many other costly consequences. The whole process is completely exhausting and overwhelming. At James Law Firm, you’ll work with an experienced and knowledgeable Louisiana criminal defense attorney who will aggressively fight for you and defend you.

  • DUI

  • Major Criminal Charges

  • Drug Charges

  • Theft Charges

  • Traffic Offenses

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(985) 295-2555

1010 Main Street

Franklinton, LA 70438

Call us today (985) 295.2555 for a free Consultation