James A Martone

James A. Martone


Education & Credentials


University of Michigan

B.A., Public Policy, 2009
  • with honors
  • NCAA Academic All-American
  • Academic All-Big Ten

Wayne State University Law School

J.D., 2013
  • Summa Cum Laude
  • Order of the Coif
  • Gold Key Certificates 2010-2012
  • Associate Editor of The Wayne Law Review
  • Dean's Scholar

Bar Admission

  • Michigan


  • Hon. Ralph M. Freeman Scholarship Award Recipient (2013)
  • Listed in Michigan Super Lawyers "Rising Stars"
  • Selected as a Michigan Top Lawyer (2015)

Representative Clients

  • Corrigan Oil Company
  • Federal-Mogul Corporation
  • Nationstar Mortgage, LLC
  • Ocwen Loan Servicing LLC
  • Seterus, Inc.

Prominent Assignments

Member of litigation team for Federal-Mogul Corporation in patent infringement action pending in front of the International Trade Commission.

Representation of governmental authorities regarding constitutional funding and distribution issues.

Experienced in dealing with financial, personal property, and real estate issues concerning lien priority disputes, creditor rights, mortgage servicer litigation, and foreclosure.

Professional Involvement

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Oakland County Bar Association
  • Italian American Bar Association of Michigan


  • Intern in the General Crimes Unit at the United States Attorney’s Office, Eastern District of Michigan (2012)
  • Dickinson Wright PLLC, Summer Associate (2012)
  • Captain of The University of Michigan Men’s Swim & Dive Team 2009
Have a question or want to connect?