James Hidalgo joined JD Silva & Associates in 2022, focusing his practice on bilingual personal injury litigation, helping clients in both English and Spanish. James has worked in the legal industry since 2019, becoming licensed in both New York and Texas. He is a trial lawyer who has represented a diverse array of clients, ranging from corporations to low-income, immigrant, and Spanish-speaking clients who are often at a disadvantage when dealing with our legal system. He has handled complex civil litigation matters, including landlord-tenant, family law, criminal defense, and personal injury cases.

James graduated from Union College in New York with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science in 2012. He earned his law degree from Howard University School of Law in 2019 as a Merit Scholar, where he served as a Student Attorney with the Howard University School of Law Clinical Law Center. James es un miembro orgulloso de Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., una organización históricamente negra que enfatiza el liderazgo y el servicio a los demás.

James es miembro del Colegio de Abogados del Estado de Texas y del Colegio de Abogados del Estado de Nueva York. Fuera del trabajo, se dedica a causas que incluyen los derechos civiles y la acción social, el empoderamiento económico, la educación y los servicios sociales, entre otros.


  • Howard University School of Law, Juris Doctorate, 2019
    • Merit Scholar
    • Howard University Clinical Law Center, Student Attorney
  • Union College, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, 2008
    • Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
  • State Bar of Texas
  • New York State Bar Association


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