George James’ practice focuses on general litigation in MGC’s Columbia office. Prior to joining the firm, he served as a Law Clerk to the Honorable G. Thomas Cooper, Jr.

Outside of the office, George spends time with his wife, Catherine. He enjoys playing golf and attending South Carolina sporting events.

Practice Areas

  • Adulterated Food
  • Alcohol Liability
  • Bad Faith
  • Construction
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Litigation
  • Premises Liability
  • SIU/Arson and Fraud


  • University of South Carolina School of Law (JD)
  • University of South Carolina (BA)

Professional Memberships

  • Richland County Bar Association
  • SC Bar Association (Young Lawyers Division)

Bar Admissions

  • 2016 South Carolina
  • 2017 US District Court, District of South Carolina


  • Columbia Business Monthly’s Legal Elite of the Midlands - Construction (2022)

Community Involvement

  • Midtown Fellowship