Managing Partner, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

James Lehman is Managing Partner of the firm, in addition to his practice in business and securities, white collar investigations, and professional liability. He has also served as outside General counsel to various private equity portfolio companies.

Nelson Mullins’ diversity efforts include a mentoring program for high potential women, a diversity scholarship program for 2Ls, and a partnership with “Lean In,” an organization that offers encouragement and support to women around the world. 

Joined 2014


Highlights of LCLD Participation


Fellows Program
Fellows nominated:
2017: Carmen Harper Thomas; 2016: Sanjay Ghosh; 2015: Amanda S. Kitts

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2015: Elliot Bum Jin Loncar

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2016 

Attendance
Annual Meeting (2016, 2015)
Leadership Summit (2015)


Member: James Lehman

Diversity Professional: Susan Jackson

Communications: Jan Easterling