Jackson, James B

14500 East 42nd StreetSuite 260Independence , MO 64055

Updated: 06/23/2014

Overview

Professional Experience

Attorney for Government Services Administration/Federal Register

Attorney for Missouri State Highway and Transportation Commission

Private practice, with emphasis on real estate trial work and all types of real estate work, including considerable work in eminent domain, sales, leases, easements, damages to property, probate, construction law and zoning. Also commercial contract work.

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Office Info

Practice Areas

  • Business & Commercial Law
  • Contracts
  • Debtor/Creditor
  • Constitutional Law
  • Eminent Domain
  • Construction Law
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Real Estate Law
  • Land Use & Zoning
  • State, Local & Municipal Law
  • Tax Increment Financing

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 1977
  • Kansas, 1990
  • Arizona, 1985

Other Affiliations

  • Missouri Bar, 1977
  • Kansas Bar, 1990
  • Arizona Bar, 1985
  • Missouri Bar, 1991 - 1993 (Chairman, Eminent Domain Committee)

Classes and Seminars

  • Presenter - NBI's Commercial Real Estate from A-Z in June of 2014: Leases and Purchase and Sale Agreements
  • Instructor, Business Law, Maple Woods Community College
  • Adjunct Professor, Business Law, Business Organizations, Real Estate Law, , Avila College (Undergraduate Paralegal Program)
  • "Boundary Disputes: Resolving Client Conflicts", National Business Institute, 2007
  • "Road and Access Law: Successfully Handling Disputes", National Business Institute, 2008
  • "Preventing or Successfully Resolving Residential Eviction Actions in Missouri", National Business Institute, 2005
  • "Commercial Leases: Negotiating Key Provisions", National Business Institute, 2011
  • "Handling Eminent Domain Cases in Missouri and Kansas", Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, 2012
  • "Numerous programs", Eminent Domain Committee of the Missouri Bar

Education

  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, Missouri
  • University of Arizona

Office Information

Address

14500 East 42nd StreetSuite 260Independence , MO 64055

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