James E. Fox Of-Counsel

James E. Fox is one of the brilliant lawyers championed by Mesriani Law Group and is one of the founders of the trusted Fox and Fox Injury Attorneys. For more than 36 years, Mr. Fox has compassionately represented his clients to win over big insurance companies, manufacturers, negligent doctors, and HMOs. The tremendous amount of experience in various kinds of civil action under his belt has afforded him a superior understanding of personal injury and wrongful death cases. His unparalleled expertise not only makes him a formidable force in the courtroom but an empathetic partner to his clients as well.

Mr. Fox obtained his Juris Doctor Degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 1979 after completing a bachelor of arts degree in University of California – Berkeley in 1976. He is an esteemed academic and has published a journal article entitled “Winning Malpractice Trials New Strategies” in the Massachusetts Lawyers Journal in 2010. He is also a published writer in San Fernando Valley Bar Association (2012) and Los Angeles Trial Lawyers Association (1999).

Throughout his professional career, Mr. Fox has garnered multiple prestigious awards acknowledging his impeccable service. These include a Million Dollar Advocate Award in 2015 and a Multi-Million Dollar Advocate Award in 2013. Such recognitions encompass Atty. Fox’s amazing feat of closing a case with a verdict, award, or settlement amounting to one million dollars or more. In 2015, he was given an AV Rated Award by Martindale-Hubbell, a distinction given only to lawyers with the highest ratings in skill and integrity. He was also cited by Super Lawyers Magazine as a “Super Lawyer” for three consecutive years from 2011 to 2013.

One of the most noteworthy cases Mr. Fox has won is the wrongful death of a child which resulted in a 15-million dollar compensation. He has also successfully defended victims of defective and dangerous products, entitling his clients to over millions of dollars worth in settlement.

Currently, Mr. Fox is based at Sherman Oaks California and practices law in San Fernando Valley and the Greater Los Angeles Area. His areas of expertise include wrongful death, personal injury, defective and dangerous products, ethics and professional responsibility, and medical malpractice. As such, he is the lead personal injury attorney for victims of sexual abuse, animal attacks, workplace injuries, car accidents, and other forms of personal injuries that are caused by a third party.

1979 Admitted in November, 1979
Licensed for 39 years

Mesriani Law Group, Santa Monica, CA
Senior Attorney
Fox & Fox Injury Attorneys
Lead Trial Lawyer


UC Hastings COL, San Francisco CA


Personal Injury
Medical Malpractice
Wrongful Death
Car Accident