Attorney Licensee Profile
Wayne Anthony James #95271
License Status: Inactive
Address: 3310 Southridge Dr, San Pablo, CA 94806-5245
County: Contra Costa County
Phone Number: (510) 669-5297
Fax Number: Not Available
Email: Not Available
Law School: UC Hastings COL; San Francisco CA
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May 11, 2002
WAYNE ANTHONY JAMES [#95271], 48, of Richmond was suspended for two years, stayed, placed on two years of probation with an actual 80-day suspension, and was ordered to prove his rehabilitation and take the MPRE. The order took effect May 11, 2002.James, a deputy public defender in Contra Costa County, practiced law for several years while suspended for not paying his bar dues. In mitigation, he suffered from chronic depression and severe financial stress, presented evidence of his good character and cooperated with the bar's investigation. He also was demoted as a result of his misconduct, resulting in a significant pay cut.
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