James C. Lanigan

jlanigan@hahnlaw.com 216.274.2356


James Lanigan is a Litigation associate in the firm’s Cleveland office. He has experience researching substantive and procedural issues and drafting pleadings, motions, judicial orders and opinions, memoranda, and a variety of other legal documents.  James has assisted in trial preparation and has represented clients in depositions, mediation, and other legal proceedings.

  • Summer Associate, Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP, 2015.
  • Judicial Extern for the Honorable Solomon Oliver, Jr., Chief Judge, United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 2014.
  • Law Clerk, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office, Civil Division, 2014.



Cleveland-Marshall College of Law,  J.D., summa cum laude, 2016. Honors and Activities: Law Justice Scholarship (Highest Level Academic Merit Scholarship); Dean’s List, Fall 2013; Spring 2014; Fall 2014; Spring 2015; Fall 2015; Spring 2016. Federal Bar Association Award, Constitutional Law. American Bar Association Award, Intellectual Property Law.


Cleveland State University, B.A. in Criminology with a Minor in Political Science, 2013.