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Richard A. James of Durham & James P.C. has been a practicing attorney in Pennsylvania since 1976. He graduated from Juniata College in 1972 and Widener University's School of Law in 1975.


Mr. James is admitted to practice before all courts in Pennsylvania, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and the United States Supreme Court.

Representing You in Real Estate Matters

Mr. James also represents parties in real estate matters and a variety of matters associated with families. He appears in court primarily in Delaware and Chester County.

Family Law Practitioner

Since 1980, Mr. James has been practicing in the area of family law including:

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Mr. James is a former chairman of the Delaware County Bar Association's Family Law Committee. Mr. James was recognized in the Delaware County Daily Times as one of the top matrimonial lawyers in Delaware County/Chester County. He was also on the association's board of directors. Philadelphia Magazine recently selected Mr. James as a Super Lawyer in Family Law.


Richard is married to the former Beth DeVito who is a certified paralegal. The James family resides in Concord Township with their son, Andrew, who is currently a junior at University at Pittsburgh.

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