Veteran trial attorney James J. Cook was awarded the Lewis Fenton Award for Excellence in Advocacy. The Monterey County Bar Association gives out this award annually to the attorney who demonstrates proficiency, integrity, and litigation skills in the trial of cases before juries.
For more than 40 years, Jim has served as lead counsel in a large number of jury and court trials, appellate proceedings, arbitrations, mediations, and agency proceedings. His practice is focused on commercial litigation (including contract, construction, real estate, and employment disputes), trust and estate litigation, and personal injury. Jim serves as an arbitrator and mediator and has been appointed by the court to serve as a Special Referee in partition cases. He serves a diverse client base from corporations to private individuals .
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