|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2012||03/29/2017|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|TheExemplar Award for Outstanding Leadership (Eagle Award)||PHH Relocation and Real Estate||1995|
|Number One on Bar Exam||State of Utah||1969|
|Finalist||Jessup Moot Court Competition||1968|
|Senior Partner||Amschler & Hacker PC||2010 - 2013|
|Owner||Diversified Advisory Services||1997 - 2013|
|Senior VP and General Counsel||PHH relocation and Real Estate||1985 - 1997|
|Associate General Counsel||Federated Department Stores (Now Macys)||1984 - 1985|
|Adjunct Professor of Law||Syracuse Law School||1982 - 1982|
|Assistant General Counsel||Carrier Corporation||1974 - 1984|
|Associate||Van Cott Bagley Cornwall & McCarthy||1969 - 1974|
|Instructor of Law||University Of Wisconsin Madison||1968 - 1969|
|Dukatt v UBS||Ruling in our favor with damages granted as we requested|
|Morton Salt v Southern Pacific Railroad||Won twice|
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|Stanford Law School||Law||LLB||1968|
|University of Wisconsin||English||BS - Bachelor of Science (with honors)||1965|
Posted by Rich
I have retained Jim on numerous occasions to research complex legal issues pertaining to real estate purchase and ownership issues. Jims guidance how to resolve the legal issues in dispute were very well researched, organized, concise and provided solutions to end the dispute.
Posted by Myles
I have had a bit of experience in hiring an working with attorneys in business. It is rare that Counsel provides a client with effort that meets and exceeds expectations.
I hired Attorney Amschler to help me as a plaintiff in a case involving unfair trade practices, fraudulent misrepresentation and breach of contract. I was up against a very high powered Washington DC law firm. The following are the reasons why Jim has earned my business, trust, confidence, and my highest rating, :
Prior to taking on my case, Attorney Amschler was committed to doing thorough research into the matter, the local statutes and practices of the court. Attorney Amschler presented me with practical information, which was well articulated giving me the confidence that he knew what he was doing and that had a clear method for developing a winning strategy.
After retaining Attorney Amschler. He spent a great deal of time reviewing the evidence for the case and writing a bulletproof complaint. There was no doubt in my mind that after judicial review of the pleadings the court recognized the merits of the case and swiftly moved the action forward because of real preparedness.
Throughout the the process of motions by the Defendants, Attorney Amschler provided leadership and calm resolve. He provided pinpoint accurate case law which refuted all of the defendants false claims. He also provided me with many more hours into my case than he billed.
In the end the defense folded in pretrial conference and my settlement was more than twice what I expected, far exceeding the original contract.
All I can say is "Thank you Jim!"
Posted by Peter
I used Jim as a business contracts attorney many times in my career. Jim Amschler knows the law, but more importantly he knows business. Jim understands that business needs and the law need not be at odds with each other, and he works hard to find ways towards a win-win solution. Ultimately, Jim Amschler goes out of his way to make sure that you, the client are provided prompt and superior service. I gladly recommend Jim to you.
John Black, Litigation Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
I endorse this lawyer.I have known Jim since our days at Stanford Law School some years ago. He has been a friend, a colleague and a client (as corporate counsel). Jim is one of the brightest and toughest civil litigators I have come across, and it is my field too. He is decisive, relentless, always thinks of the client first, and shows excellent judgment and instincts in his strategic and tactical approaches to a problem or situation. He is consummate professional in the best sense of the word.
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