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 commercial and employment litigation. He has experience litigating contractual disputes, employment actions, securities actions, supply chain disputes, trade secrets, products liability, construction, land use, sales commission disputes, and various other areas of complex civil litigation, in both federal and state courts at the trial and appellate level.


  • J.D., Wayne State University Law School, 1998, assistant editor, Wayne Law Review
  • B.A., English/Journalism, Miami University (Oxford, Ohio), 1995

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan

Court Admissions

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

Practice Areas