He joined the Office of the Attorney General in 2013. Since that time, Jim has prosecuted criminal healthcare fraud matters at both the state and federal level, including multiple jury trials.

He has served as a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney in all three of Georgia’s federal districts. Jim also has extensive experience investigating and litigating civil matters brought under the Georgia False Medicaid Claims Act. Jim's been a part of state initiatives including the opioid response taskforce and the elder justice roundtable. He's served as a trainer for multiple events sponsored by the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units.

Jim earned his bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Notre Dame in 2005 and a law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law in 2009.