Attorney Profile:

James C. Turk, Jr.

JT

Biography

Sigma Nu Phi. Recipient, 01 Bill Geimer Award, Virginia Capital Case Clearinghouse, W&L University School of Law. Listed, Virginia Super Lawyers, 2006-2009. Adjunct Professor, Criminal Justice Department, Radford University, 1990-2000. Master, Ted Dalton Inn of Courts; Chairman, Board of Directors, Virginia Student Assistance Authorities, 1994-1998; Eschestor, City of Radford and Pulaski County, 1994-1998; Board of Directors, Suntrust Bank, New River Valley Region, 2004—; Board of Director, Intrexon Corporation, 2006-2007; Board of Director, Synchrony, Inc., 2007—; Board of Director, Virginia Tech Athletic Association, 2007—; President's Advisory Board Roanoke College, 2006—).

National College of Advocacy; Certified as a Civil and Criminal Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy; Member, The American Trial Lawyers Association. (top 100 lawyers).

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
540-639-9056  Phone
www.harrisonandturk.com
University Attended:
Roanoke College, B.A., 1979
Law School Attended:
Cumberland School of Law of Samford University, J.D., 1984
Year of First admission:
1985
Admission:
1985, Virginia and U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia; U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit; U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:
Radford (Treasurer, 1985-1986), Montgomery- Radford Bar Association (President Elect '09), Virginia (Member, Sections on: Criminal Justice; Litigation; Council Member, Civil Litigation Section, 1992-1995; Council Member, Criminal Law Section, 1994-1997) and American Bar Associations; Virginia State Bar; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Life Member); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Sustaining Member); Fourth Circuit Judicial Conference; American Board of Trial Advocates.
Birth Information:
Radford, Virginia, October 27, 1956
Reported Cases:
Fisher v. U.S., 912 F.2d 728 (4th Cir. 1990); Hudspith v. Comm., 17 Va. App. 136 (1993); Price v. Comm., 18 Va. App. 760 (1994); Pritchett v. Comm., Record No. 010030, Va. Sup. Ct. (1/11/02); Lenz v. True, 373 F. Supp. 2d 606 (2005); U.S. v. Church, 217 F. Supp. 2d 696 (W.D. Va. 2002); U.S. v. Church, 151 F. Supp. 2d 715 (W.D.Va. 2001); Reid v. Johnson, 105 Fed. App. 500 (4th Cir. 2004); Reid v. True, 342 Fed 3d 327, (4th Cir. 2004); Reid v. True, 349 Fed. 3d 788 (4th Cir. 2003).
ISLN:
903045351

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  • 4.9/5.0 3 reviews
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 05/17/12 in Criminal Defense

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Member on 05/17/12 in Criminal Defense

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  • 4.0/5.0 by a Partner on 09/20/11 in Civil Litigation

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