James J. Widland

James J. Widland: Attorney with Miller Stratvert P.A. AV stamp icon
  • Director at Miller Stratvert P.A.
  • 500 Marquette Avenue, N.W., Suite 1100, P.O. Box 25687, Albuquerque, NM 87102
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Awards and Honors

Best Lawyers in America, 2019 Lawyer of the Year, Litigation - Banking and Finance in Albuquerque.
Best Lawyers in America, 2019, Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Law, and Litigation - Banking and Finance
Best Lawyers in America, 2017 Lawyer of the Year, Albuquerque Litigation-Banking and Fincance
Best Lawyers in America, Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Law & Litigation-Banking and Finance
Best Lawyers in America, Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Law & Litigation-Banking and Finance, 2016
Best Lawyers in America, 2016 Lawyer of the Year, Albuquerque Banking & Finance Law
Best Lawyers in America, honored since 2008 in Banking and Finance Law and Corporate Law, and honored since 2011 in Litigation - Banking and Finance Law
New Mexico Business Lawyer of the Year, 2006

Published Works

• Small Business Succession Planning: Making the Most of the Family’s Golden Goose, New Mexico Business Journal, Vol. 30, No. 12, December 2006
• Selling the Family Business: A 10-Step Guide to Avoid Stress, Business Law Today, Vol. 14, No. 5, May/June 2005
• How to Protect the Purchaser of Small Business Assets, Practical Lawyer, July 1986

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Business
  • Banking and Commercial Transactions Law
  • Commercial Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(505) 842-1950  Phone
(505) 243-4408  Fax
University Attended:
Brown University, B.A., 1974
Law School Attended:
University of Michigan, J.D., cum laude, 1978
Year of First Admission:
State of Illinois; State of New Mexico; U.S. Federal Courts

Professional Associations

•Albuquerque Bar Association
•American Bar Association
•New Mexico Bankers Association

Birth Information:
Springfield, Massachusetts, November 3, 1952
Reported Cases:
Ohio v. Peterson, 651 F.2d 687 (10th Cir. Colo. 1981); Hotels of Distinction W. v. Albuquerque, 107 N.M. 257 (N.M. 1988); Ohio v. Peterson, 472 F. Supp. 402 (D. Colo. 1979); Hopkins v. IRS, 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 45510 (D.N.M. 2008); Weststar Mortg. Corp. v. Jackson, 133 N.M. 114 (N.M. 2002); Alliance Health of Santa Teresa v. Nat'l Presto Indus., 137 N.M. 537 (N.M. Ct. App. 2005).

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