James Tyler Brooks opened his divorce and family law firm in Cary, North Carolina and invests his time helping people through a very difficult time in their lives–separation and divorce. He anchors his approach in the belief that assisting his clients to resolve their divorce-related issues in a timely and efficient manner is the best way to reduce their costs and give them closure during an especially taxing time in their lives.
James thrives on seeing his clients reach fair and reasonable resolutions to their divorce and other family law issues through negotiated settlement. He employs his knowledge of the law and his courtroom experience to help his clients make rational and informed decisions during the negotiation process. By utilizing his negotiating skills and providing his clients with helpful insights and advice, he is often able to see his clients resolve their legal matters without the cost and stress associated with litigation. When litigation is necessary, James is well-prepared and will work tirelessly to ensure that your case is presented to the judge in the best way possible.
A native North Carolinian, James received his undergraduate degree in History at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and his Juris Doctor from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Law. He currently resides in Chapel Hill with his family. James is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association’s Family Law Section and the Wake County Bar Association. He is an active member of the Summit Church in Durham, NC and enjoys being a part of the Wake County legal community.
“I am passionate about getting involved in the lives of my clients and coming through for them during tough times. Separating and divorce can be an expensive, emotionally-charged situation for anyone, and in the tough times you need great advice more than ever.” – James Brooks