Your Future
Should Not Be Left
Up To Chance

The plan for the future of your business, your taxes and your family should leave nothing to chance. James Law Firm, P.L.L.C., can help you protect against the inevitable and the unforeseen.

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Proudly serving The Woodlands and surrounding communities for more than 15 years.
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We Help You Plan For The Future

Many legal matters are concerned with shaping the future.

A business contract creates and governs a relationship between individuals or entities for the lifetime of the contract. An estate plan memorializes the goals and wishes of an individual and helps provide for their loved ones’ future financial security and even guardians for minors. The practice of tax law is concerned with minimizing and reducing the impact of various federal, state and local taxes as businesses grow and flourish as they evolve over time.

No matter what legal issue you are facing, the experienced and dedicated team at James Law Firm, P.L.L.C., can help you plan for the future you are envisioning for yourself, your family and your business. We can help you manage legal concerns before they turn into headaches or problematic litigation.

Practice Areas

Estate Planning

Estate Planning

Tax Planning

Tax Planning

Business Law and Real Estate Law

Business Law & Real Estate Law

What Happens In The Absence Of Planning?

In many cases, disorder and disarray.

A business that fails to secure the proper relationships via well-drafted contracts or fails to choose the proper form of entity and legal structure may find itself unable to procure supplies, products, employees or equipment. Improper entity choice can expose the founders to personal liability that can lead to crippling losses. Selecting the wrong entity can also lead to inconvenient management structures that are inflexible or uncertain, and to an increased liability for federal and state taxes.

Similarly, a family member or business owner who doesn’t consider the essential nature of estate planning early on in life may not take appropriate action at the right time. As a result, they may end up leaving their family with complex legal issues such as probate litigation, inheritance disputes, unforeseen estate tax burdens and will contests after they pass away.

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Richard C. James

Mr. James built his law practice on the foundation that not only is planning for the future a necessity for everyone, but also that everyone should have access to an experienced attorney to make that possible.

Serving Our Community One Case At A Time

Read about a recent transaction in which our firm represented a seller of an equipment rental business.
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You Can’t Know The Future, But We Can Help You Plan For Uncertainty

We cannot predict the future with any certainty, but with help from the team at James Law Firm, P.L.L.C., we can help you create an estate, business or tax plan that is robust enough to help you weather the potential storms while also being flexible and strong enough to prevent a lot of issues from arising.

Our firm relies on our lead attorney’s more than 15 years of experience to help clients in The Woodlands and surrounding areas make educated decisions about their future legal situations. We can assist with a variety of legal needs, from choosing the form your business will take to developing a comprehensive estate plan or reviewing the tax implications of a business or real estate transaction.