James L. Kritenbrink

James Kritenbrink is an associate with Keesal, Young & Logan in its Long Beach office.  His practice includes a broad range of civil litigation matters for financial services and maritime clients.  James is also involved in the real estate and business transactional group.

James earned his Juris Doctor with high distinction from the University of Nebraska.  While in law school, he served as an Executive Editor for the NEBRASKA LAW REVIEW and received awards for the highest grade in both torts and estate planning.

Before law school, James worked as an estimator and project manager for a demolition subcontractor in the LA Basin.  He managed projects inside LAX and the Ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles.  For his undergraduate studies, James earned his B.S. in Construction Management from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Engineering.  While pursuing his B.S., he re-founded the Kappa Sigma chapter at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and grew it to nearly 90 members.  James served multiple terms and president for this organization.

James is a member of the California bar.