James Shaffer

E-mail MeJames Shaffer

Associate Attorney
Location:
San Antonio, Texas
Phone:
866-798-0737 (Toll-free)
877-319-2801 (Toll-free)
210-340-0900 (Local)
Fax:
210-736-9197
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Aviation
  • Discrimination
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Nursing Home
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Products Liability Law
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Toxic Torts
  • Workers' Compensation Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1996
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1996

Education

  • St. Mary's University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas
    • J.D. - 1988
  • The University of Texas
    • B.B.A. - 1985

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • San Antonio Bar Association, Member
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Shaffer, Layton, Hannam & Luna, Partner