James has extensive experience drafting, filing and prosecuting of U.S. and international patent applications, federal trademark applications, and U.S. copyright applications, as well as in litigation matters concerning patents, copyrights, trademarks (registered and common law), unfair competition, and trade secret.
Prior to founding The Keys Law Firm, PLLC, James practiced as a Registered Patent Attorney with Malin Haley DiMaggio & Bowen, P.A., an intellectual property boutique firm in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He has also previously worked for the Law Office of David Kapor in Cincinnati, Ohio, and founded and managed MorganGunnKeys, LLC, a management firm in Cincinnati, Ohio. While in school, James served two years as a summer associate with Greenebaum Doll & McDonald, PLLC (now Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP), and worked as a summer intern for the Procter & Gamble Distributing Company.
James has been or is presently a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association, the American Bar Association, the Broward County Bar Association, the Stephen R. Booher American Inn of Court, and the National Society of Black Engineers.