James joined Polaris Forensics, Inc. on Monday, October 1st as Vice President and Shareholder. James will be expanding relationships with current and prospective clients; coordinating properly qualified and licensed staff for new assignments; and performing forensic engineering evaluations.

James earned his Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. James is currently a licensed engineer in sixteen states and has over nine years of engineering experience.

When he’s not working, James enjoys spending time with his wife, Sarah, and his 11-month old daughter, June. James also serves on the Board of Directors as the Chairman-Elect for Literacy Instruction for Texas (LIFT), a non-profit organization focused on enhancing the lives of low-literate adults by teaching them to read and write.

Polaris is excited to welcome James to the team and looks forward to the contributions he will make to Polaris and its clients.

James can be contacted via email at jplantes@polarisforensics.com.