James Zegers, Criminal Lawyer

James Zegers, LLB – Experienced Criminal Lawyer

If you are facing criminal charges, you need expert guidance and advice to help you navigate the intricacies of the criminal law system.

James Zegers is recognized as one of London’s and Southwestern Ontario’s top criminal lawyers. With over 20 years of experience in criminal law, James focuses on criminal, regulatory and quasi-criminal litigation. James is frequently consulted by London and Southwestern Ontario law firms to provide assistance and advice on criminal matters.

James has experience at all levels of court, including Ontario Court of Appeal, the Ontario Court of Justice and the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.

James legal team regularly achieves the best possible result in an effective, discreet, and efficient manner. When you can’t afford to lose, choose experience, expertise and commitment. Choose Zegers Law Professional Corporation.

Over Twenty Years of Experience in Criminal Law

With over twenty years of experience in criminal law, James understands the impact that criminal charges can have on a person’s life. Every client’s case is approached with expertise and compassion. James fights to ensure his clients obtain the best possible outcome. Often charges can be resolved without going to trial.

A Unique Legal Perspective

Born and raised in rural Oxford County, James understands real people and the problems they face. His wide-ranging interests give him a unique perspective and a wide breadth of knowledge, both of law and life, which he applies in his practice.

Ongoing Education & Development

The law is constantly changing and evolving, and James is committed to on-going professional development and education. James is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, The Advocates Society, and the London Criminal Lawyers Association.

Active Member of The London, Ontario Community

James is also active as a volunteer in his community.  He is a member of the organizing committee for Court House Rocks, an annual fundraising event that has raised over $500,000 for London Lawyers Feed the Hungry.  In the past, he served as the chairperson on the board of directors for the Home County Folk Festival. Currently, he is President of the board of the Middlesex Law Association and a board member of the TAP Center for Creativity.


  • Western University – Faculty of Law

Professional Associations:

  • Law Society of Ontario
  • Advocates Society
  • London Criminal Lawyers Association
  • Middlesex Law Association – Trustee

Community Engagement:

  • Organizing Committee – Court House Rocks
  • Vice-President and Trustee, Middlesex Law Association
  • Board Member, TAP Centre for Creativity