Brian C. James, Associate

Legal Experience

Mr. James represents employee benefit plan trust funds in ERISA collection actions. Prior to joining Arnold and Kadjan, LLP in 2018, he worked in the contracts department at a major health insurance company in Chicago. In addition, Mr. James has extensive experience assisting law firms and other companies through discovery review in large-scale litigation cases, including corporate divestment, antitrust, fraudulent marketing, and patent infringement.

While in law school, he served as a law clerk at a bankruptcy firm in Highland, Indiana and as a Certified Legal Intern at the Marion County Prosecutor's Office in Indianapolis, Indiana.


Supreme Court of Illinois
Supreme Court of Indiana


Chicago Bar Association


Indiana University Robert H. McKinney Law, J.D.,

  • Ranked third overall out of nearly 140 competitors in Robert H. Stanton Moot Court Competition
  • Order of the Barristers National Honor Society

Purdue University Northwest, B.A., 2011

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