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Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Business: 20%
    10 years
  2. Probate: 20%
    8 years
  3. Real Estate: 20%
  4. Appeals: 20%
  5. Family: 20%

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    James is an individual I would not hesitate to refer potential clients to. He has always stepped up to the plate and delivered on any case that I have sent his way.

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  • John M O'Brien

    A truly excellent attorney well respected in the legal community. I wholeheartedly recommend him to anyone looking for a lawyer who knows the law and truly cares about protecting the rights of his clients and getting them the most favorable result possible.

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Contact info

476 1/2 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN, 55102

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MNAuthorized to practice200608/14/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Dean's ListHamline University School of Law1994
Dean's ListCollege of Liberal Arts, U of Minnesota1990
Honors ProgramUniversity of Minnesota, College of Liberal Arts1981
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyJames Heiberg, Attorney at Law2006 - Present
AuthorThomson Reuters/West1994 - Present
ClerkTwomey & Sisti Law Offices1994 - 1995
ClerkNeighborhood Justice Center1993 - 1993
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Ramsey County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Khan v. Pulte Homes and Pulte MortgageDecent settlement
Mexican Latin Grocers, Inc. v. Clear ChannelVictory
Mexican Latin Grocers, Inc. v. Waste ManagementSettlement
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
West's Federal Administrative PracticeExecutive Branch2015
West's Federal Administrative PracticeCopyrights & Trademarks2015
West's Federal Administrative PracticeDepartment of Transportation2015
West's Federal Administrative PracticeFederal Criminal Procedure & Habeas Corpus2015
West's Federal Administrative PracticeFederal Criminal Procedure and Habeas Corpus annual update2014
West's Federal Administrative PracticeCopyrights and Trademarks annual update2014
West's Federal Administrative PracticeExecutive Branch annual update2014
West's Federal Administrative PracticeDepartment of Transportation annual update2014
West's Federal Administrative PracticeDepartment of Transportation annual update2013
West's Federal Administrative PracticeExecutive Branch annual update2013
West's Federal Administrative PracticeCopyrights and Trademarks annual update2013
West's Federal Administrative PracticeCriminal Procedure and Habeas Corpus annual update2013
West's Federal Administrative PracticeCopyrights and Trademarks2012
West's Federal Administrative PracticeThe Executive Branch2012
West's Federal Administrative PracticeFederal Criminal Procedure & Habeas Corpus2012
West's Federal Administrative PracticeCriminal Procedure, Habeas Corpus2010
Thomson Reuters/WestNCIC Mapping for IBM and federal government2010
West's Federal Administrative PracticeCriminal Procedure, Habeas Corpus2010
International Surveys -- Thomson Reuters/WestAnti-Corruption and Anti-Bribery Provisions2010
50-State Surveys -- Thomson Reuters/WestMultiple survey topics2009
50-State Surveys--Thomson Reuters/WestMultiple survey topics2008
50-State Surveys--Thomson Reuters/WestMultiple survey topics2007
50-State Surveys--Thomson Reuters/WestMultiple survey topics2006
Texas Practice -- Thomson Reuters/WestTexas Criminal Law Pocket Part2000
Great American Court Cases/Thomson GaleMultiple articles, including Powell v. Alabama1999
Constitutional Amendments/Gale GroupEighth, Ninth, Tenth, and Twenty-Seventh Amendments1999
West's Encyclopedia of American LawMore than 300 articles1998
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Hamline University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Franklin Pierce Law CenterLawVisiting student1995
University of MinnesotaEnglish LiteratureBA - Bachelor of Arts1991