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James Lawrence Studt

James Lawrence Studt

Practice areas:

Landlord & Tenant, General Practice

About Me

I am a general practice attorney with an emphasis on business matters and landlord tenant matters in Spokane, Washington. I do not handle criminal or family law matters. My focus for small business representation includes entity formation, business transactions and corporate litigation. My landlord tenant practice is focused mainly on landlord representation including residential and commercial evictions, lease creation, and legal compliance issues.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Landlord & Tenant: 51%
    10 years
  2. General Practice: 49%
    10 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($125-200/hour), Contingent (15-50%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • John R. Clark

    I endorse this lawyer's work. James Has shown to be an Exceptional young attorney. He fights hard for his clients. His fees are more than reasonable. You can't go wrong if you hire him!

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    John Clark Civil Rights Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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    James is well versed in all aspects of his practice, professional, and personable. My experience with this attorney has revealed his sincere commitment to his clients and their cause. I highly recommend this attorney and know him to be a trusted and respected member of his community.

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    Samuel Gordon
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

James L. Studt Law Office

901 N Monroe St
Suite 356
Spokane, WA, 99201-2158

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WAActive200505/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2010 Attorney of the YearSpokane County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Program2011
Named in the top 100 Lawyers in SpokaneSpokane Coeur d'Alene Living Magazine2011
2009 Family Law Attorney of the YearSpokane County Bar Association, Volunteer Lawyers Program2010
Named in the top 100 Lawyers in SpokaneSpokane Coeur d'Alene Living Magazine2010
2008 VLP Young Lawyer of the YearSpokane County Bar Association, Volunteer Lawyers Program2009
Named in the top 100 Lawyers in SpokaneSpokane Coeur D'Alene Living Magazine2009
Named in the top 100 lawyers in SpokaneSpokane Coeur D'Alene Living Magazine2008
J.D. - Cum LaudeN/A2005

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
James L. Studt Law Office, PLLC2006 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Spokane County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers ProgramVolunteer Attorney2008 - Present
Spokane County Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionTrustee2007 - 2009
United States District Court for the Eastern District of WashingtonMember2007 - Present
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2007 - Present
Spokane County Bar Association, CLE ComitteeMember2006 - Present
Spokane County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State v. KramerWashington Supreme Court bail bond issue victory

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Washington Lawyer's Practice ManualGuide to the Spokane County Courthouse2012
Washington Lawyers Practice ManualGuide to the Spokane County Courthouse2011

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gonzaga University School of Law LawJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of California - DavisPolitical Science/Psychology Double MajorBA - Bachelor of Arts2002

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Landlord-Tenant Law CLEEvictions: Excuses and Traps When Things Go Bad2010
Landlord-Tenant Law CLELeases: An Ounce of Prevention2010
SCBA Collections Law CLEThe Washington State Collection Agency Act (Chapter 19.16. RCW): An Overview2008