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James D. Wilson


East Memphis
6060 Primacy Parkway, Suite 100
Memphis, TN 38119

  • Bio
  • Education
  • Admissions
  • Accolades

Jim Wilson is a trial attorney with experience litigating both civil and white-collar criminal matters. Practicing law since 1974, he has significant experience with issues involving RICO, Qui Tam actions, health care regulatory compliance, and medical malpractice. Jim is a sought-after counselor for clients dealing with challenging litigation cases because of his pragmatic approach, dedicated advocacy, and 40-plus years of experience. Before joining the Harris Shelton team, Jim was an assistant district attorney general for ten years. Jim’s extensive background and seasoned skills allow him to efficiently address the concerns of those he represents while leading them through the litigation process and helping achieve successful outcomes.

  • University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, J.D., 1974
  • Hanover College, B.A., 1970

Admitted to Practice

  • Tennessee, 1974

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 1974

Awards and Recognition

  • Best Lawyers
  • Martindale Hubbell rating – AV® Preeminent™

Professional Organizations and Awards

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • American College Trial Lawyers, Fellow
  • Memphis Bar Association, Member
  • Tennessee Bar Association, Member