Jim serves as an attorney with The Cochran Firm – Birmingham; where he focuses his practice on personal injury, immigration, consumer bankruptcy, property, as well as wills, trusts, and estates. A second-generation attorney, Jim’s upbringing is rooted in the call to serve those in need. Jim is an active member of Church of the Highlands and serves on the executive board of both the Coastal Conservation Association – Birmingham Chapter and Delta Waterfowl Foundation -Birmingham Chapter.
Jim is a member of the American Bar Association, Alabama State Bar, and the Birmingham Bar Association.
Jim is a graduate of Auburn University where he majored in finance. He earned his law degree at the Birmingham School of Law, where he served as a member of the Judge Hugh Locke Honor Society, as co-captain of the American Association for Justice Trial Advocacy Team, was awarded the Golden Gavel Award for superior trial advocacy skills, and was a Dean’s List Scholar. Jim is a member of Sigma Nu Fraternity.
Jim is licensed in Alabama and admitted to practice in the United States District Court, Northern District of Alabama.