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James Rowe

James Rowe is the Co-Managing Partner of the Mintz Group and also heads the Washington, D.C. office.  Jim supervises internal investigations, complex commercial litigation, white-collar criminal defense, transactional due diligence and CEO/Board of Director due diligence background checks.  His clientele includes international law firms, multinational corporations, executive search firms, corporate search committees and not-for-profit institutions.

Before joining the Mintz Group, Jim worked in a variety of investigative and counsel positions on Capitol Hill, including:

  • Investigator, the U.S. Senate Watergate Committee
  • Investigator, U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Activities
  • General Counsel, U.S. Senate Special Committee on Investigations
  • Chief Counsel, U.S. House Crime and Criminal Justice Subcommittee

Jim previously practiced law at New York and Washington, D.C. law firms, where he specialized in white-collar criminal defense and complex civil litigation matters.  He is a current member of the New York and District of Columbia Bar Associations.

Jim also headed the corporate affairs office in Washington for the National Broadcasting Company, where he managed legal, regulatory and legislative issues; and he served as the Vice President for Government, Community and Public Affairs for Harvard University.  He has been a director on numerous corporate and non-profit boards, including the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs, the Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, the U.S. Committee to Expand NATO and the National Association of Broadcasters.

Jim has a B.A. cum laude from Harvard College and a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.