James V. Bellanca III
Direct (313) 454-4215
- Corporate Law
- Real Estate
- Probate, Estates, Guardianship and Conservatorships
- Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning
- Arts & Entertainment
Miami University, Ohio, B.A., 1995
Wayne State University, Michigan, J.D., 2002, Cum Laude
2002, Michigan and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
James V. Bellanca III is a business and transactional lawyer. The Firm’s Business, Corporate and Real Estate clients look to Jim for drafting, documenting and negotiating a wide range of transactional matters. Jim also has a significant Probate Administration practice, assisting clients in the administration of Guardianships, Conservatorships and Decedents Estates.
He has also handled several literary use agreements and entertainment venue contracts. Jim’s interest in Sports and Entertainment Law stems from his extensive experience in Detroit’s entertainment community. Prior to Law School, he worked with the Detroit Actor’s Guild for several years helping to produce such notable Detroit productions as: The All Night Strut ( holiday edition ), Beehive and Shear Madness. Jim was also the Associate Producer of the first Detroit production of Tony and Tina’s Wedding. Jim is the third generation of Bellancas – in fact, the third James V. Bellanca – to be admitted to the Michigan Bar. He follows his grandfather and father in practice with this firm.