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Bridget Bobick James

Bridget Bobick James

Of Counsel
Atlanta, Georgia

Ms. James has a proven record of obtaining successful results for her clients who are involved in fiduciary and probate litigation. She frequently counsels and assists clients who have discovered that their recently deceased family member, or a relative with diminished capacity, has been unduly influenced, defrauded, or otherwise taken advantage of by a "friend," relative, or other person. With over 18 years of litigation experience, Ms. James is adept at handling all aspects of lawsuits brought to contest wills or to defend the validity of a will, guardianships and conservatorships of incapacitated adults or of minor children, breach of fiduciary duty and conversion cases, trustee disputes, and will construction cases.

Ms. James also has extensive experience in litigating complex business cases in both state and federal court. She has successfully represented companies in international and local business disputes, defended national banks in a variety of cases, and litigated ERISA cases.


Areas of Practice

  • Fiduciary Litigation
  • Probate Litigation
  • Estate Litigation
  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Contract Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit


  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Order of the Coif, Phi Kappa Phi
    • Law Review: Law Review, Articles Editor
  • University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana
    • B.A.
    • Honors: With High Honors
    • Major: English

Honors and Awards

  • Georgia Super Lawyer Rising Star in 2007, 2009, 2010
  • Verner Chaffin Excellence in Fiduciary Law Award

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Atlanta Bar Association
  • Georgia Association of Women Lawyers

Past Employment Positions

  • Troutman Sanders LLP, Associate, Of Counsel
  • Caldwell & Watson, LLP, Partner

Pro Bono Activities

  • Outreach Chair for the Cathedral of St. Philip, St. Monica's Guild

The Maxim Law Firm, P.C. is a Georgia complex litigation firm that represents clients throughout the greater Atlanta metro, including Buckhead, Sandy Springs, Decatur, Roswell, Marietta, Alpharetta, Stone Mountain, Lawrenceville, Vinings, Smyrna, Cumming, Duluth, Conyers, Covington, Stockbridge, Lithonia and Douglasville, and in the following counties: Fulton County, Dekalb County, Gwinnett County, Cobb County, Henry County, Cherokee County, Forsyth County, Clayton County, Fayette County, Hall County and Rockdale County.