James Reding Helms is an attorney at Helms & Myers. He was born in Chattanooga, TN. He graduated from the University of Southern California in 1949. He obtained his Juris Doctorate from the University of Southern California in 1952.
He is a certified specialist at the Probate, Estate Planning and Trust Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. He represents client in all matters of civil litigation including family law matters.
Many of his clients describe him as nice and helpful. He is an experienced lawyer that consults every inch and axis of the law in obtaining the best result of his clients. He pays attention to details with high quality assistants to help with the smooth flow of the process.
He serves as the Judge Pro Tem for the Superior Court, Law and Motion Probate. He is an active member of the American Bar Association and the State Bar of California. He has served as a Mayor, Mayor Pro Tem and Councilman for the city of Arcadia.
He has also served as the President for San Gabriel Valley Association of Cities and San Gabriel Valley Lawyers Referral Services. He has devoted his life to helping people within and outside law.