James A. Whitehill

James A. Whitehill

Partner
Location:
Tucson, Arizona
Phone:
520-314-8779
Fax:
520-326-4670
Email:

James A. Whitehill is Certified as a Specialist in Real Estate Law by the State Bar of Arizona. For over 20 years he has concentrated his practice on real estate law, business and estate planning. As a native Tucsonan, Mr. Whitehill brings his practical knowledge of the Tucson community to help resolve your legal problems. Please contact him by e-mail or telephone to discuss how he can assist you.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate Law
  • Business Organizations
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Estate Planning
  • Business & Commercial Law
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Contracts
  • Native Peoples Law
  • Copyrights
  • Trademarks
  • Administrative Law
  • Banking & Finance Law
  • Foreclosure & Alternatives
  • Lending & Secured Transactions
  • Loan Workouts
  • Creditors' Rights
  • Foreclosures
  • Reorganizations & Restructuring
  • Workouts
  • Secured Transactions
  • Uniform Commercial Code
  • Employment Law -- Employer
  • Gaming Law
  • Casinos
  • Title Insurance
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Internet - Cyberspace
  • Tribal Governance

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Real Estate Specialist, State Bar of Arizona, 1998-Present

Bar Admissions

  • Arizona, 1986
  • U.S. District Court District of Arizona, 1987

Education

  • University of Arizona College of Law, Tucson, Arizona
    • J.D. - 1985
  • Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois
    • B.A. cum laude - 1981

Representative Clients

  • Apex Banner and Sign
  • Bassuk Brothers Management, Inc.
  • Excelsior Real Estate
  • Gerson's Used Building Materials, Inc.
  • PCS, Inc.
  • PICOR Commercial Real Estate Services, Inc.
  • Yorktown Corporation

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Young Lawyer, State Bar of Arizona, 1995
  • Young Man of the Year, Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona, 1997
  • American Bar Association, Fellow of the Young Lawyers Division, 1996
  • Meritorious Service Award, Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona, 2009

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, Member
  • American Bar Association, Business, Corporate and Commercial Law, Member
  • State Bar of Arizona, Sections of Real Estate, Business Law, Probate & Trust, Member
  • State Bar of Arizona, Young Lawyers Division, President
  • State Bar of Arizona, Member, Board of Governors, 1993 - 1994
  • State Bar of Arizona, President, Young Lawyers Division, 1993 - 1994
  • Pima County Bar Association, Board of Directors, 1988 - 1989
  • Pima County Bar Association, President, Young Lawyers Division, 1988 - 1989
  • Jewish Family and Childrens Service, Past President, 1986 - 1987
  • Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona, Board Member, 1996 - Present

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity
  • Pi Sigma Alpha
  • Sigma Nu