Criminal Defense


Family Law

Real Estate


Entertainment Law

Personal Injury



The Practice

Stephen G. James has been practicing Law in New York since the Mid 1980s. He’s an experienced Criminal Defense Attorney and provides many other legal services such as: Family Law, Real Estate, Wills, Contracts, Landlord/Tenant, Personal Injury and Entertainment Law.

In 1987, he graduated from the State University of New York, at Buffalo, School of Law with a Juris Doctorate Degree. After passing the Bar, Stephen began his law career as an Assistant Kings County District Attorney and later, as an Administration Law Judge (Hearing Officer) for the New York City Board Of Education, presiding over High School Suspension Hearings.

In 1988 with Three Thousand Dollars startup money, Mr. James opened his first Law Practice at 146-06 Hillside Avenue, Jamaica, Queens, New York. This was just a fraction of the success that would later become an outgrowth of successes leading to many great legal cases to the present.

On September 18, 2017, Stephen had a Grand Opening for his New Location, The Law Firm of

Stephen G. James & Associates, PLLC. Located at 87-66 Sutphin Blvd., Jamaica, Queens N.Y.

Our Motto is “Just call us, The Lawyers you can Trust”. Because “We Work Harder to Serve You…Better!!!”

Nora L. Lark

Law Firm Manager

Stephen G. James, II

Senior Paralegal