Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • New York


  • J.D., Duke University School of Law, 2014

    Editorial Board Member, Duke Law Journal

  • B.S.B.A., Finance, magna cum laude, Georgetown University, 2010
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James P. DePaoli


James DePaoli is an associate in Venable's Corporate practice group in Washington, DC. Prior to joining Venable, he was an associate at Hogan Lovells LLP, where he worked in the firm's Corporate group. At Hogan Lovells, he focused his practice on a broad range of corporate and commercial matters. James represented clients in the acquisition and disposition of assets and securities, mergers, and other business combinations and reorganizations. In addition to counseling clients on transactional matters, he advised public and private companies on corporate governance, securities, and compliance matters.

James is a graduate of Duke University School of Law. While in law school, he served as an Editorial Board Member on the Duke Law Journal.