James M. Campbell Appointed Vice-President of Lawyers for Civil Justice
James M. Campbell is the president of Campbell Campbell Edwards & Conroy Professional Corporation. Mr. Campbell focuses his practice on civil litigation and the defense of catastrophic product liability, toxic tort, medical device, pharmaceutical, professional liability, and negligence matters throughout the United States. He serves as national, regional, and local trial counsel for a variety of major national and international corporations and insurers. Mr. Campbell is responsible for supervising and coordinating litigation for the firm throughout the country. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Attorneys, a Diplomate of the American Board of Trial Advocates, Fellow of the International Society of Barristers, and a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America. Mr. Campbell is a Past President of the International Association of Defense Counsel and served on IADC's Board of Directors. He served as the Director of the 2005 IADC Trial Academy and as a Faculty member in 1997. Mr. Campbell serves as Vice Chair of the Jury Committee of the American College of Trial Lawyers. He has served on ABOTA's National Board of Directors and is a Past President of the Massachusetts Chapter. He has served two three year terms on the Board of Directors of the Defense Research Institute. He is a Past President of the Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association and is also a member of the Product Liability Advisory Council, Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, and the Association of Defense Trial Lawyers. Mr. Campbell earned his law degree from the University of Virginia and bachelors degree, magna cum laude, from Boston College. He is admitted to practice in Massachusetts, Maine, Florida, and New Hampshire, the federal district courts of those states and those in Connecticut, Vermont, the First and Eleventh Circuits and the U.S. Supreme Court.