GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Nov. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- James S. Brady is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Law. James is a Managing Director with Dykema. Throughout the years, the team at Dykema has represented a variety of industries and practice areas. The attorneys on staff have represented clients in an array of matters, including cases involving business services, environmental law, government policy and practice, immigration, labor and employment, real estate, taxation and much more. In the legal industry since 1969, James has been with Dykema for six years where he specializes in commercial litigation and white collar crime as well as government investigations and corporate compliance issues. The recipient of the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award from Western Michigan University and 2015 the Marion Hilligan Award from Western Michigan University'sCooley Law School, James has gained consecutive recognition by Michigan SuperLawyers and The Best Lawyers in America. Recognized as "Lawyer of the Year" in Grand Rapids for Criminal Defense - Non-White-Collar by Best Lawyers® for 2015, James was honored as a Michigan Leading Lawyer in the areas of Commercial Litigation and Criminal Defense: White Collar Law by the Leading Lawyers Network from 2014-2016. To keep abreast of the latest in law, James remains an active member of the Federal Bar Association, State Bar of Michigan Judicial Crossroads Task Force, Grand Rapids Bar Association, American Association for Justice, National Association of Former United States Attorneys, Michigan Association for Justice and the American Inns of Court. He previously served on the Board of Directors for the Western Michigan University Foundation.