James Patterson advises public and private companies on corporate law matters and strategic transactions. He has represented clients in cross-border and domestic mergers, acquisitions, and spin-offs.
Prior to joining Jones Day, James served as a helicopter pilot in the United States Navy, where he was deployed to locations worldwide.
- University of Minnesota (J.D. 2020); Instituto de Empresa, Madrid, Spain (M.B.A. in Global Management 2014); United States Naval Academy, Annapolis (B.S. in Physics 2006)
- United States Navy: Active Duty (2006-2016); Reserve (2016-Present)