James A. Swigart

James A. Swigart

Location:
Auburn, Washington
Phone:
253-205-0187
Email:

James A. (Jim) Swigart is the founder of the firm, and has been licensed to practice law in the States of Oregon, Washington and Virginia. He is a graduate of the College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of Law, Williamsburg, Virginia. He is also a graduate of the Ohio State University, College of Business. In addition to being a licensed attorney, he was a licensed Certified Public Accountant for over 30 years. His prior work experience includes three years with Arthur Andersen & Co., an international public accounting firm, and ten years with Weyerhaeuser Company, an international forest products company. He is a current or past member of the Auburn Chamber of Commerce, the Auburn Rotary Club, the White River Presbyterian Church, the Board of Directors for the Auburn Symphony Orchestra, the South King County Estate Planning Council and has been active in community affairs. 

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate
  • Wills
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate/Estate Administration

Bar Admissions

  • Oregon, 2002
  • Washington, 1981
  • Virginia, 1969
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. District Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit

Education

  • The College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of Law, Williamsburg, Virginia
    • J.D. - June, 1969
  • The Ohio State University, College of Business, Columbus, Ohio
    • B.S. - June, 1966
    • Major: Accounting

Professional Associations and Memberships, Past and Present

  • Auburn Rotary Club
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Washington Bar Association
  • Oregon Bar Association
  • Virginia Bar Association
  • South King County Estate Planning Council