James B. Maxwell

James B. Maxwell: Attorney with Maxwell, Freeman & Bowman, P.A.
  • Retired Partner at Maxwell, Freeman & Bowman, P.A. (3 Attorneys)
  • 2741 University Drive, P.O. Box 52396, Durham, NC 27717-2396
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    5.0/5.0 (2)
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Phi Delta Phi; Omicron Delta Kappa. Advocate, American Board of Trial Advocates, North Carolina College of Advocacy. Listed in "Best Lawyers in America - Civil Litigation," 1987- and "Medical Negligence," 2001-.

American College of Trial Lawyers; International Society of Barristers.

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Professional Responsibility
  • Representation Before Professional Licensing Boards
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Medical Negligence
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • General Civil Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
919-864-2359  Phone
919-493-6464  Phone
919-493-1218  Fax
University Attended:
Randolph-Macon College, B.A., 1963
Law School Attended:
Duke University, LL.B., 1966
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit (inactive); U.S. District Court, Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of North Carolina (inactive); 1966, North Carolina
Durham County, North Carolina (Chairman: Family Law Section, 1980-1981; Lecturer, Practical Skills Course, 1973-1988, 1993-2001; Board of Governors, 1994-1997; President Elect, 1999-2000; President, 2000-2001) and American Bar Associations; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; North Carolina Advocates for Justice formerly North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers (Member, Board of Governors, 1981-1988; Vice President, 1983-1985; President Elect, 1985-1986; President, 1986-1987); Legal Aid of North Carolina (Chairman, 2003-2004); Duke Law School Board of Visitors; Lawyers Mutual Liability Insurance Company of North Carolina (Member, Board of Directors, 2006-).
Birth Information:
Hampton, Virginia, August 22, 1941
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (2 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 06/11/14 in Civil Litigation

    Jim is an excellent attorney. He has represented parties on both sides of the aisle in a variety of civil law areas. His professionalism and zealous advocacy are models for the legal profession.

    Jim is an excellent attorney. He has represented parties on both sides of the aisle in a variety of civil law areas. His professionalism and zealous advocacy are models for the legal profession. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 05/26/14 in Criminal Defense

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