Attorney Profiles

Nageley, Kirby & Winberry, LLP. is AV-Rated and listed in The Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers by Martindale-Hubbell and is listed in A.M. Best's Directory of Recommended Insurance Attorneys. All of the firm’s attorneys regularly appear in county courts in Northern California and in the Northern and Eastern District Federal Courts. The firm has successfully prosecuted appeals in both the Federal and State Appellate Courts.

James R. Kirby II
James R. Kirby II | Lawyer | Sacramento, CA

James R. Kirby II


jkirby@nmlawfirm.com



Mr. Kirby focuses on representing businesses and individuals in complex civil litigation, particularly in cases raising professional liability issues, including malicious prosecution, as well as trade secrets and related intellectual property questions.


EDUCATION:
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Juris Doctor, 1979, with honors
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Bachelor of Arts, 1972
JUDICIAL CLERKSHIP:
Judge Thomas J. MacBride, United States District Court, Eastern District (1979-1980)
Writ Clerk, United States District Court, Eastern District (1980-1982)
BAR MEMBERSHIPS & PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:
AV - Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Best Lawyers in America
Northern California Super Lawyers
California State Bar, 1979
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
United States Court of Appeals
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
United States Supreme Court
Federal Bar Association
Sacramento County Bar Association
Eastern District of California Civil Justice Reform Act Committee
Sacramento County Superior Court Arbitration Panel
Eastern District of California Early Neutral Evaluation Program
Anthony M. Kennedy American Inn of Court
PRIOR PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES:
Hansen, Boyd, Culhane & Mounier (1982-1983)
Partner, Segal & Kirby LLP (1983-2014)
Lanny T. Winberry

Lanny T. Winberry


lwinberry@nmlawfirm.com



Mr. Winberry’s practice is focused on advising and representing businesses and individuals in land use and environmental matters. His practice includes many years of experience in California’s General Land Use Planning Laws, CEQA, matters within the jurisdiction of Regional Water Quality Control Boards, federal issues arising under NEPA, CWA, 404 Permitting, and matters within TRPA jurisdiction., He has guided clients through the planning, approval, development, marketing and sale of two of the most successful up-scale resort residential communities developed in the Lake Tahoe area over the last 25 years. In addition, Mr. Winberry advises and represents clients in general real estate matters, including litigation arising from real estate transactions. He also handles litigation arising from general business disputes, construction disputes and defects as well as litigation arising from land use and environmental disputes. Mr. Winberry practices in all California Courts as well as U.S. District Courts in California and in the Federal Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.


EDUCATION:
New York University
Master of Corporate Laws, 1976
University of Arkansas
Juris Doctor, 1972
Kansas State University
Bachelor of Science in Political Science, 1969
MILITARY SERVICE:
United States Army, Judge Advocate General’s Corps 1972-1976
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE SERVICE:
Special Assistant United States Attorney
USDOJ 1977-1979
BAR MEMBERSHIPS & PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:
AV - Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Best Lawyers in America
California State Bar, 1979
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
U.S.D.C. Eastern District of California, Early Neutral Evaluation Program
PRIOR PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
Giattina & Winberry (1980-1992)
Law Office of Lanny T. Winberry (1992- 2015)