James Hearon


  • James Hearon
  • Phone: +1 856 874 4254

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  • Duane Morris LLP
    1940 Route 70 East, Suite 100
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08003-2171

James R. Hearon practices in the area of litigation with a focus on government contracts and cannabis law. Mr. Hearon has represented large and medium sized companies, financial institutions, pharmaceutical companies and state and local governments in a variety of matters, including breach of contract claims, constitutional issues, land use and redevelopment disputes, white-collar defense and regulatory investigations, class actions, appellate practice and administrative investigations.

Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Hearon served as law clerk to the Hon. Greta Gooden Brown of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division.

Mr. Hearon is a 2017 graduate of Rutgers Law School, where he was editor-in-chief of the Rutgers Business Law Review, and a graduate of Rowan University.



  • New Jersey


  • Rutgers Law School, J.D., 2017
    - Editor-in-Chief, Rutgers Business Law Review
  • Rowan University, B.A., 2013


  • Duane Morris LLP
    - Associate, 2022-present
  • Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC
    - Associate, 2019-2022
  • White & Williams LLP
    - Associate, 2018-2019
  • The Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division
    - Law Clerk to the Hon Greta Gooden Brown, 2017-2018