The Cochran Firm
James Carter is an accomplished and highly sought after civil trial attorney who was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. Since 2010, Mr. Carter has recovered over $70,000,000.00 in jury trial verdicts and settlements. His skillfully aggressive approach to the civil jury trial world gained him elite memberships into the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. In 2012 and 2016, City Business Magazine recognized James Carter as a Leader in Law. James Carter is a Civil Litigation Adjunct Professor at Howard University School of Law, and serves as a member of the Howard University School of Law Board of Visitors. He also served as an Adjunct Trial Advocacy Professor at the Tulane University School of Law. Operating regularly as "High Stakes Counsel" when there are millions of dollars on the line, law firms throughout the United States hire Mr. Carter on their trial teams. The James Carter distinction is that he cares about his clients and fights for them from the depths of his heart.