The James Firm

Principal

Michael James

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Michael James focuses on corporate and real property transactions and government licensing, in particular private mergers and acquisitions, commercial and residential property transactions and alcoholic beverage licensing.

 

BIO

Representative matters in which Michael has been involved include advising:

  • Passantino Enterprises, LLC in its $1.2 million asset sale to Harp's Food Stores, Inc.;
  • Palace Diner Inc. obtaining its on-premises liquor license during its $2.7 million acquisition of the assets and real property of T and P Land Corp.;
  • Bonjour Crepes & Wine, LLC, in its obtaining of an on-premises beer and wine license; 
  • CCR Hospitality Group, Inc. in its $75,000 acquisition of the assets of Ilardi Foods, Inc. and transfer of the on-premises liquor license;
  • Transatlantic Power Holdings, LLC in it $5 million Regulation D private placement; 
  • Web Picture Identification, Inc., a Canadian based company, in its U.S. corporation formation and cross-border corporate governence; 


PUBLICATIONS & News 

Intro to Alcoholic Beverage Licensing in New York - Lawline CLE (2018)
Super Lawyers Rising Star 2018 Honoree
Advising The Cannabis Start-Up - Lawline CLE (2017)
Michael James Selected on Cover of Sports Launch Magazine Thirty Under 30 Issue (2014) 
Michael James Honored on Lawyers of Color Inaugural Hotlist (2013) 

CREDENTIALS

PENN STATE  LAW
Juris Doctor

WASHINGTON ADVENTIST UNIVERSITY
B.S., Finance, Cum Laude

 

AFFILATIONS
National Association of Alcoholic Beverage Licensing Attorneys
New York City Bar Association
New York State Bar Association

BAR ADMISSIONS
New York
New Jersey