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James Edward McGee II

James Edward McGee II

Former Prosecutor with decades of Criminal Law experience
  • Criminal Law
  • California
Claimed Lawyer Profile

James McGee is an experienced criminal defense attorney specializing in cases involving complex violent crimes. A graduate of Loyola Law School, Mr. McGee has been practicing for approximately twenty years, including having served as deputy district attorney of the County of San Bernardino for over twelve years.

Mr. McGee earned his Juris Doctor in 2001 and began his tenure with the County of San Bernardino the following year until he left the office in 2014. During his time with the county, he handled a variety of cases, ranging from hardcore gang prosecutions and murders with special circumstances to wiretap prosecutions, insurance fraud, and mentally disordered offenders. Mr. McGee was successful in numerous high-profile prosecutions throughout his career in public service.

Mr. McGee is a member of the Riverside County Bar Association, San Bernardino County Bar Association, California Attorneys for Criminal Justice and California Public Defenders Association. Mr. McGee is a native of California, growing up in the Pomona area. He graduated from the University of California at Irvine with a Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy.

Mr. McGee also serves on the Board of Directors of Court Appointed Special Advocates (C.A.S.A.) of San Bernardino County. C.A.S.A. is a non-profit organization that trains volunteers whom are appointed by a judge to represent the best interests of a child currently under the jurisdiction of the Juvenile Dependency court. For ten years, Mr. McGee also participated in the Fontana Leadership Intervention Program (FLIP) by counseling troubled youth on the dangers of being involved in a gang lifestyle and the legal consequences of such activity.

Univ of California Irvine
Undergraduate Degree
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Loyola Law School
Law Degree
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Professional Experience
Lead Attorney, Owner
Law Office of James McGee
- Current
Managing Partner
Maline & McGee LLP
Lead Attorney, Owner
Law Office of James McGee
Deputy District Attorney
San Bernardino County District Attorney's Office
Staff Analyst, Law Clerk
Orange County District Attorney's Office
Professional Associations
California State Bar  # 216122
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Area
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
  • English
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Law Office of James McGee
Contact & Map
Law Office of James McGee
325 W. Hospitality Lane, Suite 212
San Bernardino, CA 92408
Telephone: (909) 571-5599