James Tarter is an associate counsel at Yee & Associates.


He attended Xavier University of Louisiana where he received his B.A. in Political Science. James earned his J.D. from Loyola University of College Law in New Orleans, Louisiana.


During law school, James developed his courtroom presence interning at the American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana. James has since specialized in civil litigation.  He has participated in civil trials resulting in plaintiff’s verdicts against major automobile manufacturers, litigated a variety of consumer protection, insurance defense, bad faith as well as premise liability cases in both state and federal court.


James is barred in the State of California and the District of Columbia.