James J. Mittermiller is now retired and a partner emeritus of the firm. 

Areas of Practice

Mr. Mittermiller had a broad-based business litigation practice, which included intellectual property, unfair competition, financial institution litigation, lender liability, corporate and partnership disputes, and antitrust.

Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Mittermiller joined the Los Angeles office of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton. He was one of the founding members of the firm's San Diego office.



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Board of Governors, Association of Business Trial Lawyers

Subcommittee Co-Chair, Corporate Counsel Committee of the ABA Litigation Section

Executive Committee, Prejudgment Remedies Section of the L.A. County Bar Association

Barrister, American Inns of Court

Board of Directors (Past President), Legal Aid Society of San Diego

Board of Directors, La Jolla YMCA


J.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1978, Associate Editor of the Industrial Relations Law Journal

B.A., Claremont McKenna College, 1975, magna cum laude

University of Heidelberg, Germany


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