James C. Turffs



James has been a litigation attorney in Sarasota, Florida for the last 10 years. James, a Sarasota native, attended the University of Central Florida before attending Florida A&M School of law, where he graduated in 2009. After law school, James began practice as an Associate at a complex civil litigation firm in Sarasota before starting his own practice in 2011.

His areas of practice have included a variety of subjects including Sunshine Law and public records cases, landlord/tenant, foreclosure, contract, and probate litigation.


Florida A&M University School of Law, Orlando, Florida
Juris Doctor, 2009

University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida
Bachelor of Science, Criminal Justice Minors: Legal Studies, Sociology, and Pre-Law, 2006

Admitted to Practice

Federal Courts:

  • Middle District of Florida

State Courts:

  • State of Florida

Notable Experience


  • American Associate for Justice

Areas of Practice

  • Administrative Law
  • Business and Corporate Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Condominium / Homeowners' Association Law
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Landlord / Tenant Disputes
  • Property & Casualty Insurance Litigation