James A. Spokes Immigration, Criminal Defense & Personal Injury

James A. Spokesundefined

Partner

James A. Spokes is Partner at The Scott Law Firm, LLC in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. His primary practice is in the area of criminal defense in both state and federal courts throughout the State of Louisiana, with a specialization in representing non-citizen defendants facing potential immigration consequences.

Additionally, he serves on the Criminal Justice Act (CJA) Panel in the Middle District of Louisiana and he also practices in the areas of personal injury and immigration.

Mr. Spokes is a member of many professional organizations including The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, The Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, The American Immigration Lawyers Association, The Louisiana Association for Justice, and The Baton Rouge Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.

He received his J.D. in 2011 from Louisiana State University School of Law and is a member of the Louisiana Bar.

As a proud resident of Baton Rouge since 2003, Mr. Spokes has established and maintained many ties within the Baton Rouge community. Mr. Spokes is passionate in his representation of clients and understands their needs and concerns.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana

Education

  • Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University

Received Juris Doctorate (J.D.) and a Diploma in Civil Law (D.C.L.)

  • Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Received a Bachelors of Science in Finance

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Baton Rouge Bar for Criminal Justice
  • The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • The Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • The American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • The Louisiana Association for Justice
  • The Baton Rouge Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

To speak with James A. Spokes about your case, call (225) 224-0510 today.

Why Hire Us?

These Are a Few Accomplishments That Set Us Apart From Other Firms
  • We are admitted to practice in all Louisiana state and municipal courts

  • We are admitted to practice in all immigration courts nationwide

  • We provide services in Spanish, Portuguese and English

  • We hold memberships in AILA and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers