Jim is a partner with Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC in Akron, Ohio where he has been practicing law since 1983. He acts as both a business and legal advisor to clients in the manufacturing, distribution, professional and construction services sectors. His practice focuses on choice of entity, business succession and estate planning, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, securities and finance, and municipal law.
Jim completed his undergraduate education at the University of Akron where he later earned his Juris Doctorate. Jim has received several distinguished legal honors included being listed in among the Best Lawyers in America and Ohio’s Super Lawyers. He serves on the Board of Directors of a number of organizations, including the National Inventors Hall of Fame where he is also a member of its executive committee.