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James C. Thomas is a prominent and well-respected criminal defense attorney who joined O'Reilly Rancilio P.C. in an Of Counsel capacity in 2012. During his more than 30 years of practicing criminal defense in complex federal and state matters, Jim has successfully defended clients in some of Michigan's highest profile criminal matters, including healthcare professionals, corporate executives, politicians, and professional athletes. He has tried a broad range of significant criminal cases in both federal and state courts, including complex white collar and non-white collar matters. He is well versed in the full range of issues that arise in criminal matters and lectures frequently to lawyers and law students throughout the country. He is experienced particularly in the areas of conspiracy, health care, RICO, forfeiture, and all criminal matters involving electronic communications.

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