James M. Gottry
Attorney | Communications & Marketing Professional | Published Author
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Vanderbilt University Law School (2011)
J.D., Order of the Coif
Northern Arizona University (1999)
Bachelor of Science, Public Relations, magna cum laude
A seasoned professional with two decades of experience, James Gottry is a persuasive advocate and strategic communicator with ability to message complicated issues, negotiate conflicts, solve complex problems and intuitively understand people and situations. He is a widely published author, writing about constitutional law, religious freedom, and the intersection of faith and culture. His work has been published in The Wall Street Journal, National Review, The Hill, and various additional print and online outlets. He has appeared on MSNBC and has been quoted by USA Today, NPR, Fox News, and others. Gottry is an experienced presenter and has spoken to audiences across the country. He earned his law degree from Vanderbilt Law School, where he was elected to the Order of the Coif and served as senior en banc editor of the Vanderbilt Law Review. A member of the state bar in Arizona, Gottry spent more than three years practicing law at a top-200 law firm, where he successfully defended clients in both federal and state court and in administrative proceedings.