James D. VandeWyngearde

James D. VandeWyngearde

Of Counsel

Detroit, MI
Phone: 248.359.7387    Fax: 248.359.7700


James D. VandeWyngearde is of counsel in the Detroit office of Pepper Hamilton LLP. Mr. VandeWyngearde concentrates his practice in the area of general commercial litigation. He has experience litigating contractual disputes, securities actions, supply chain disputes, trade secrets, products liability, construction, land use, sales commission disputes, employment actions and various other areas of complex civil litigation, in both federal and state courts.


  • J.D., Wayne State University Law School, Mr. VandeWyngearde is a 1998 graduate of Wayne State University Law School, where he was the assistant editor of the Wayne Law Review.
  • B.A., English/Journalism, Miami University (Oxford, Ohio)

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan

Practice Areas