James C. Golden
In advocating for his clients, litigation attorney James Golden draws on a valuable range of professional and personal experience.
While a law student at the Sandra Day O’Connor College
of Law at Arizona State University, James pursued a variety of opportunities for
professional growth, including criminal defense and appeals, immigration and
asylum claims, white-collar defense, corporate legal matters, and HOA and
James was also an editor and published contributor of
Jurimetrics: the Journal of Law, Science, and Technology; was a member of the
Homeless Law Assistance Project; achieved favorable outcomes for clients through
the Post-Conviction Relief Clinic at ASU; and received a distinguished pro bono
award at the end of his law school career. James also worked as a law clerk at
the Federal Public Defender’s Capital Habeas Unit in Phoenix.
As a practicing attorney, James has advocated for
clients in the areas of construction law, probate litigation, and commercial
In his time away from the office, James enjoys learning
about history, politics, and the world around us.
State Bar of Arizona
Bar and Court Admissions
U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2020
Law Clerk, Federal Public Defender, District of Arizona, 2017
J.D., Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Arizona State
B.A., International Relations and National Security
Studies, Tufts University, 2016