Jonathan James handles exclusively family law matters, and has worked on cases ranging from paternity & custody disputes to complex property divorces including the division of domestic and international assets, stocks and investment accounts. Mr. James is very comfortable in the courtroom, and makes a personal investment in his clients’ cases in order to achieve the best outcome possible.
Mr. James attended undergraduate school at Baylor University, Waco, Texas where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. He is also a graduate of Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, Fort Worth, Texas (now Texas A&M University School of Law), where he received his Juris Doctorate. Jonathan is licensed to practice law by the State Bar of Texas. Mr. James also has received the 2019 Rising Star designation by Texas Super Lawyers and been named as one of the Best Lawyers in America – 2020.
A native of Texas Mr. James is married to Emily and they have two children. Outside of work, Mr. James is an avid sports enthusiast, enjoying all the local teams.
“Jonathan and his team were super helpful during my divorce proceedings. Jonathan provided sound advice and fair billing. I will definitely hire Jonathan and Hance Law again in the future if necessary.” – Client
“Excellent support, flexibility, and timeliness. Jonathan brought to the table calm advise, honesty and the highest level of professionalism. As difficult as the divorce was, Jonathan took great care to make it painless for me. Thank you!” – Client
“Jonathan was the only attorney that actually had my best interest when it came to helping me with my custody issues. I would highly recommend using him and his staff for any family legal issues. His knowledge and strategic approach worked in my favor every time.” – Client
“I am so proud of Jonathan. Not only did he get Sharla a needs-based settlement beyond what she would have received in Court; he also started the reconciliation and healing for this family. Great lawyer doing great work.” – Client