F. Peter James

F. Peter James: Attorney with Law Offices of F. Peter James, Esq.

Biography

Attorney Peter James is a native of Ventura County, California, and relocated to the Las Vegas area in 1989. Attorney James completed his undergraduate degree in English at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. Attorney James then went on to receive his Juris Doctorate degree from the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. Attorney James is a member in good standing with the State Bar of Nevada. Attorney James is also admitted to practice before all District Courts in the State of Nevada, the U.S. Federal District Court, and the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals.

Attorney Peter James is a highly-qualified, experienced attorney specializing in family law issues, to include divorce, child custody, child support and related issues. Attorney James also handles personal injury cases for the firm. Attorney James has the singular distinction of years of specialized experience drafting appeals, writs and post-conviction petitions with the Nevada Supreme Court.

Areas of Practice (20)

  • Adoption
  • Alimony / Spousal Support
  • Annulment
  • Appeals / Writ Petitions
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Grandparent's Rights (and for other non-parents)
  • Guardianship (over a child)
  • Legal Separation
  • Mediation Services
  • Paternity
  • Post-Nuptial Agreements
  • Pre-Nuptial Agreements
  • Relocation
  • Set Asides of Orders / Defaults
  • Second Opinions
  • Temporary Protection Orders
  • Termination of Parental Rights

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
702-256-0087  Phone
702-256-0145  Fax
www.PeterJamesLawOffices.com
University Attended:
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, B.A., English, 1999
Law School Attended:
Wiliam S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, J.D., 2006
Year of First admission:
2006
Admission:
2006, Nevada; U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Birth Information:
1971
ISLN:
919049077

Peer Reviews

  • 4.5/5.0 (13)
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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    4.5/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.5/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.4/5.0
  • Communication

    4.5/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.6/5.0
  • F. Peter James

    5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 02/27/17 in Family Law on 02/27/17

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • F. Peter James

    5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 02/26/17 in Divorce on 02/26/17

    • Legal Knowledge

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      5.0/5.0
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  • F. Peter James

    5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 02/26/17 in Family Law on 02/26/17

    Peter is one of the most dedicated and knowledgable family law attorneys in the State. He is a passionate advocate for his clients. He is committed to the furtherance of...

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    Peter is one of the most dedicated and knowledgable family law attorneys in the State. He is a passionate advocate for his clients. He is committed to the furtherance of the practice of family law. The best endorsement I can give for Peter is that he is the person I turn to for advice and guidance in my own practice of law.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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  • F. Peter James

    5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 02/24/17 in Family Law on 02/24/17

    Peter is an outstanding family law attorney and a tireless advocate for his clients.

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    Peter is an outstanding family law attorney and a tireless advocate for his clients.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

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  • F. Peter James

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 02/21/17 in Family Law on 02/21/17

    Peter is a pleasure to work with on a case. He understands the law and is able to engage in intelligent discussion which leads to the resolution of a case.

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    Peter is a pleasure to work with on a case. He understands the law and is able to engage in intelligent discussion which leads to the resolution of a case.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
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  • F. Peter James

    5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 02/20/17 in Family Law on 02/20/17

    Mr. James appeared before me many times when I was a Family Court Judge. He was always well prepared and timely. He appeared to have a good relationship with his clients....

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    Mr. James appeared before me many times when I was a Family Court Judge. He was always well prepared and timely. He appeared to have a good relationship with his clients. and communicated respectfully and effectively to the Court.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

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  • F. Peter James

    5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 02/18/17 in Family Law on 02/18/17

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      5.0/5.0
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  • F. Peter James

    4.4/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 02/18/17 in Family Law on 02/18/17

    Peter is a wealth of knowledge and an excellent advocate.

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    Peter is a wealth of knowledge and an excellent advocate.

    • Legal Knowledge

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    • Analytical Capability

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    • Judgment

      4.0/5.0
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  • F. Peter James

    4.2/5.0 by a Associate on 02/26/17 in Family Law on 02/26/17

    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
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      4.0/5.0
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  • F. Peter James

    4.2/5.0 by a Partner on 02/21/17 in Family Law on 02/21/17

    Peter is a hardworking lawyer and a strong advocate for his clients.

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    Peter is a hardworking lawyer and a strong advocate for his clients.

    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.0/5.0
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