James Farragher Campbell

James Farragher Campbell: Attorney with Campbell & DeMetrick, PLC

Biography

Fellow, American Board of Criminal Lawyers, 1987—; Board of Governors, 1995—; Vice-President, 2000-2001; President, 2006. Founding Member, Board of Regents, National College for DUI Defense, 1995—; Dean, National College for DUI Defense, 1999-2000. National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 1975—; Board of Directors, 1983-1989; Environmental Crimes Committee, co-vice chair, 1993-1994, DUI Advocacy Committee, co-chair, 1998-1999. California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, 1987—; (DUI/DMV Practice Committee, 1997—). Author: "The Preliminary Examination," Matthew Bender & Co., 1984; "Defense of Speeding, Reckless Driving & Vehicular Homicide, Matthew Bender & Co., 1984; "Modern Trials: Closing Argument - Use of Demonstrative Evidence," Belli, Vol. 5, Section 70.31Faculty Member, National College for DUI Defense, 1996-1999. Dean, National College for DUI Defense, 2000. Member, Editorial Board, DWI Journal, 1987-1990; 1994—. Hand out material "Working with the Insurance Company", NACDL/National College for DUI Defense, Las Vegas, Nevada, September 22, 2000. "DUI Discovery", DWI Journal, Vol. 14, No. 9, September 1999. "An Unconventional Assist to Foreign Nationals Arrested in DUI Cases Under the Vienna Convention", DWI Journal Vol. 14, No. 1, January, 1999. "The Vienna Convention: Aid for Arrested Foreign Nationals", Verdict, National Coalition of Concerned Legal Professionals, Vol. 5, No. 1, January, 1999. "Block that PAS, Excluding the Preliminary Alcohol Screening Test", DWI Journal, Vol. 13, No. 11, November, 1998. "Developing a Defense Theme in a DUI Case", The Champion, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, August, 1998. "Continued Perils: the Admission of Broader Evidence in DMV Hearings", DWI Journal Vol. 13, No. 6, June, 1998. "Shipwrecked: The Environmental Criminal Defendant," The Philadelphia Lawyer, Vol. 59, No. 3, 1996. "Something Fishy in DUI Defense: (State of Oregon v. Boyd Alan Fish), DWI Journal Vol. 11, No. 4, April 1996. "Tracing the Path of Ethyl Alcohol" DWI Journal, Vol. 9, No. 11, November, 1994. "A New Client, The Environmental Criminal" The Philadelphia Lawyer, Vol. 57, No. 1, Spring, 1994. "Trial Tactics: Cross Examination of the Modified Position of Attention Field Sobriety Test," DWI Journal, Vol. 3, No. 9, September, 1988. "Effective Use of Demonstrative Evidence," DWI Journal, Vol. 2, No. 7, July 1987. "Illustrating Defendant's Driving and Field Test Performance Through Demonstrative Evidence," DWI Journal, Vol. 2, No. 7, July, 1987. "Preparing the Vehicular Homicide Defense Case," DWI Journal, Vol. 2, No. 1, January 1987. "Waste Around the Collar" (An Overview of Corporate and Individual Liability in Hazardous Waste Cases), ABA White Collar Crime Committee, Handout Material, January, 1987. "Cross-Examination of the Arresting Officer," DWI Journal, Vol. 1, No. 1, March/April 1986. "Pretrial Release Under California's New Bail Law," C.T.L.A., Forum, Vol. XI, No. 9, p. 263-1981. "Suspended Animation: Defending Probation Revocation," C.A.C.J., Forum Magazine, Vol. 6, No. 4, p. 28, July/August, 1979. "The Arraignment Process," Case and Comment, Vol. 88, No. 1, p. 41.

American Board of Criminal Lawyers, 1987—; Board of Governors, 1995—; Vice-President, 2000-2001. Founding Member, Board of Regents, National College for DUI Defense, 1995—; Dean, National College for DUI Defense, 1999-2000. National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 1975—; Board of Directors, 1983-1989; Environmental Crimes Committee, co-vice chair, 1993-1994, DUI Advocacy Committee, co-chair, 1998-1999. California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, 1987—; (DUI/DMV Practice Committee, 1997—). Author: "The Preliminary Examination," Matthew Bender & Co., 1984; "Defense of Speeding, Reckless Driving & Vehicular Homicide, Matthew Bender & Co., 1984; "Modern Trials: Closing Argument - Use of Demonstrative Evidence," Belli, Vol. 5, Section 70.31Faculty Member, National College for DUI Defense, 1996-1999. Dean, National College for DUI Defense, 2000. Member, Editorial Board, DWI Journal, 1987-1990; 1994—. Hand out material "Working with the Insurance Company", NACDL/National College for DUI Defense, Las Vegas, Nevada, September 22, 2000. "DUI Discovery", DWI Journal, Vol. 14, No. 9, September 1999. "An Unconventional Assist to Foreign Nationals Arrested in DUI Cases Under the Vienna Convention", DWI Journal Vol. 14, No. 1, January, 1999. "The Vienna Convention: Aid for Arrested Foreign Nationals", Verdict, National Coalition of Concerned Legal Professionals, Vol. 5, No. 1, January, 1999. "Block that PAS, Excluding the Preliminary Alcohol Screening Test", DWI Journal, Vol. 13, No. 11, November, 1998. "Developing a Defense Theme in a DUI Case", The Champion, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, August, 1998. "Continued Perils: the Admission of Broader Evidence in DMV Hearings", DWI Journal Vol. 13, No. 6, June, 1998. "Shipwrecked: The Environmental Criminal Defendant," The Philadelphia Lawyer, Vol. 59, No. 3, 1996. "Something Fishy in DUI Defense: (State of Oregon v. Boyd Alan Fish), DWI Journal Vol. 11, No. 4, April 1996. "Tracing the Path of Ethyl Alcohol" DWI Journal, Vol. 9, No. 11, November, 1994. "A New Client, The Environmental Criminal" The Philadelphia Lawyer, Vol. 57, No. 1, Spring, 1994. "Trial Tactics: Cross Examination of the Modified Position of Attention Field Sobriety Test," DWI Journal, Vol. 3, No. 9, September, 1988. "Effective Use of Demonstrative Evidence," DWI Journal, Vol. 2, No. 7, July 1987. "Illustrating Defendant's Driving and Field Test Performance Through Demonstrative Evidence," DWI Journal, Vol. 2, No. 7, July, 1987. "Preparing the Vehicular Homicide Defense Case," DWI Journal, Vol. 2, No. 1, January 1987. "Waste Around the Collar" (An Overview of Corporate and Individual Liability in Hazardous Waste Cases), ABA White Collar Crime Committee, Handout Material, January, 1987. "Cross-Examination of the Arresting Officer," DWI Journal, Vol. 1, No. 1, March/April 1986. "Pretrial Release Under California's New Bail Law," C.T.L.A., Forum, Vol. XI, No. 9, p. 263-1981. "Suspended Animation: Defending Probation Revocation," C.A.C.J., Forum Magazine, Vol. 6, No. 4, p. 28, July/August, 1979. "The Arraignment Process," Case and Comment, Vol. 88, No. 1, p. 41. Member: American Bar Association (Member, Sections: Criminal Justice, White Collar Crime Committee, Drunk Driving Committee); Bar Association of San Francisco (Chair, Criminal Justice Section; Delegate to State Bar Conference of Delegates); Criminal Trial Lawyers Association of Northern California.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Driving While Intoxicated
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
415-851-4032  Phone
www.drunkdrivingdefensepro.com
University Attended:
Walsh College, B.A., 1969
Law School Attended:
Lincoln University, J.D., 1975
Year of First admission:
1975
Birth Information:
Youngstown, Ohio, November 11, 1946
ISLN:
908578076
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  • Fixed Fees Available
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