James Baehr is an Assistant U.S. Attorney in New Orleans and a Major in the Marine Reserves. He’s prosecuted corruption, fraud, murder, and narcotics cases and drafted and argued appeals before the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, where he previously clerked for the Honorable Edith B. Clement. In the reserves, he serves as a Civil Team Commander with 4th Civil Affairs Group, which conducts civil-military operations in Latin America. While on active duty, Baehr represented over 200 Marines as a defense counsel at Camp Pendleton. He graduated with honors from Dartmouth College and received a Juris Doctorate and Master’s in History from UVA.