James has received the following judicial ratings for a position on the Whatcom County Superior Court:

Latina/o Bar Association of WashingtonWell Qualified
Joint Asian Judicial Evaluations CommitteeWell Qualified
LGBTQ+ Bar Association of Washington (QLaw)Well Qualified
Washington State Veterans Bar AssociationWell Qualified
Loren Miller Bar AssociationQualified
Washington Women LawyersQualified
Whatcom County Bar AssociationQualified