James Feuille practices in the areas of commercial litigation, creditors’ rights, and labor and employment law.His practice also includes bankruptcy, appeals, and construction law. He is licensed to practice law in both Texas and New Mexico.As a member of ScottHulse’s Creditors’ Rights, Bankruptcy & Restructuring practice group, Mr. Feuille has advised and represented creditors in Chapter 7, Chapter 11, and Chapter 13 bankruptcy proceedings in Texas and New Mexico. He has also assisted in the defense of preference, fraudulent transfer, and automatic stay violation claims, and the prosecution of complaints for exception to discharge, motions for relief from stay, motions for adequate protection, and plan objections.
As a commercial litigator, Mr. Feuille has successfully first-chaired two jury trials and one bench-trial. In addition, Mr. Feuille has obtained numerous summary judgement victories on behalf of one of his more active collections clients.
As a member of ScottHulse’s Labor and Employment practice group, Mr. Feuille has advised employers regarding employment policies and handbooks, non-compete agreements, and avoiding potential employment discrimination claims. Mr. Feuille has litigated workers’ compensation disputes, unemployment wage disputes, and discrimination claims in state court and arbitration. Mr. Feuille has also participated in I-9 and FLSA audits by the U.S. Department of Labor.
Mr. Feuille earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree at the University Of Texas School Of Law, where he was a member of the Texas Review of Law and Politics, as well as an Articles and Notes Editor for the Texas International Law Journal. While in law school, Mr. Feuille was awarded the Dean’s Achievement Award for Mass Media Law. He also interned with Judge Charles Holcomb of the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and clerked for the Office of the Solicitor General of Texas. Born and raised in El Paso, Mr. Feuille earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in History with a minor in Business Administration at the University of Texas at Austin.
Mr. Feuille is a graduate of the Greater El Paso Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership El Paso Class XXXVII. He serves on the board of directors for Junior Leadership El Paso and on the Curriculum Committee for Leadership El Paso. Mr. Feuille is also the Chairman of the Board of Ciudad Nueva Community Outreach.
Mr. Feuille is a member of the El Paso Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association, and the El Paso Young Lawyers Association. Additionally, Mr. Feuille is a graduate of the 2016 Texas Association of Defense Counsel (TADC) Trial Academy.
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2012||11/24/2021|
|Assistant Attorney||ScottHulse, P.C.||2012 - Present|
|Clerk||Richardson & Burgess, LLP||2012 - 2012|
|Clerk||Texas Attorney General's Office||2011 - 2011|
|Judicial Intern||Texas Court Of Criminal Appeals||2010 - 2010|
|Clerk||Taylor, Dunham & Jordan||2008 - 2009|
|Intern - Office of Homeland Security||Office Of The Governor Of Texas||2007 - 2007|
|Intern||Austin Capital Management||2007 - 2008|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Leadership El Paso Class XXXVII||Curriculum Committee Member||2016 - Present|
|Junior Leadership El Paso||Board Member||2014 - Present|
|El Paso Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|El Paso Young Lawyers Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Texas Association of Defense Counsel||Member||2012 - Present|
|Texas International Law Journal||Reforming Egypt’s Constitution: Hope for Egyptian Democracy?||2011|
|University of Texas School of Law||Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)||2012|
|University of Texas||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2009|
|ScottHulse Labor & Employment Law Seminar||Making Cuts from the Team: Knowing How to Make Roster Changes without Hurting the Team||2015|
|ScottHulse Labor & Employment Law Seminar||SNL’s Weekend “Case Law” Update||2014|
|ScottHulse Labor & Employment Law Seminar||Union Issues for Non-Unionized Employers||2013|
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