James Michael Genia, American lawyer. Bar: Minnesota 1990, United States District Court Minnesota 1992, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1994, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1999. Named Attorney of the Year, Minnesota Lawyer Newspaper, 1999; named one of Top 100 All-Time Graduates, William Mitchell College Law, 2000.
Judicial law clerk State of Minnesota, Duluth, 1990-1992. Deputy solicitor general Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe Indians, Onamia, 1992-1993, solicitor general, 1993-1999. Attorney Lockridge Grindal Nauen, Minneapolis, 1999—2002, partner, since 2002.
Board directors Woodlands National Bank., chairman board directors. Vice chairman board directors Anishinabe O. I. C. Lecturer American Indian sovereignty and treaty rights various universities, continuing education seminars, civic groups, since 1992.
Adjunct professor St. Cloud State University, since 1999.
Board directors Johnson Institute Foundation, since 1998. Member of Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Minnesota State Bar, Minnesota American Indian Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, American Indian C. of Chamber (board directors since 2001), William Mitchell College Law Alumni Association 1996-1999.