James Orth 

Associate – New York
T.+1 212 504 6185
200 Liberty Street
New York, NY 10281 V-CARD

James Orth is an associate in Cadwalader’s Corporate & Financial Services Litigation & Regulation Group. James has experience handling a variety of complex commercial disputes for both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal courts.  James’ diverse trial and appellate experience includes handling litigations arising from corporate control disputes and proxy contests, breach of fiduciary duty, corporate governance, breach of contract, and judicial foreclosure actions.  James also has experience in high-stakes mediations, arbitrations, and regulatory actions.

James received his J.D. from Boston University School of Law, where he graduated magna cum laude.

James Orth 


  • New York


  • Franklin and Marshall College
    B.A., cum laude
  • Boston University School of Law
    J.D., magna cum laude