James counsels businesses of all sizes and their HR professionals in all manner of employment law related matters, including hiring and termination procedures, compensation and benefits, wage and hour issues, and federal and state employment regulations. He also represents clients in EEOC proceedings and in state and federal court against wage and hour claims, discrimination claims, retaliation claims, and other sources of employment litigation.

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James brings his litigation experience to bear for his clients dealing with disputes over a wide range of commercial issues.

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Co-presenter (with Natalie Sanders), "HR During and Beyond COVID," North Carolina Bankers Association HR Workshop, March 24, 2021

Co-author (with Tricia Goodson), "Mandating seasonal flu vaccinations in the workplace in the time of COVID-19," McKnight's Senior Living, Oct. 26, 2020

Panelist, COVID-19 Legal Webinar Series, North Carolina Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Webinar, April 2020

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March 9, 2021

Brooks Pierce Attorneys Present to North Carolina Bankers Association

Brooks Pierce attorneys Natalie Sanders and James Bobbitt will present at the North Carolina Bankers Association HR Workshop on March 24. The presentation, “HR During and Beyond COVID,” will highlight the latest employment-related COVID-19 legal developments as a result of the pandemic. Sanders and...Read more

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