Areas of Practice
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 2014, Associate Editor and Alumni & Philanthropy Chair, University of Pennsylvania Law Review
  • Colorado College B.A., Political Science, cum laude, 2011, Phi Beta Kappa
Judicial Clerkships
  • Hon. Rudolph Contreras, US District Court for the District of Columbia, 2016-2017
Bar & Court Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia
  • US District Court for the District of Columbia

James M. Hobbs

1330 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20036
TEL: +1 202 429 8179
FAX: +1 202 429 3902

James (Jay) Hobbs focuses his practice on white-collar criminal defense and internal investigations. He represents individuals and companies in various stages of corporate and criminal investigations.

Mr. Hobbs also participates in Steptoe’s pro bono program, handling work on landlord/tenant issues and disability benefits appeals.

During law school, Mr. Hobbs was editor-in-chief of The Regulatory Review and a member of the Penn Law Supreme Court Clinic. 

Selected Publications