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James Allen Smith, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1984, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1984, United States District Court (northern district) Texas 1989; board certified civil trial law Tex Board of Legal Specialization.


Smith, James Allen was born on June 10, 1959 in Dallas, Texas, United States.


Southern Methodist University (Bachelor of Business Administration, 1981). South Texas College of Law (Juris Doctor, 1984).


Tharp vs. Tharp 772 S.W. 2d 467; Patrick Media Group, Inc. v. Dallas Area Rapid Transit, 879 S.W.2d 375. Worked at Settle & Pou, P.C. (Dallas, Texas) specializing in General, Civil and Trial Practice. Commercial and Insurance Litigation, Bankruptcy, Business Transactions, Corporate, Employee Benefits, Pensions, Employment, Mortgage Lending, Hotels and Resorts, Real Estate, Lending, Wills, Trusts and Probate Law. Admitted to the bar, 1984, Texas and United States.

District Court, Northern District of Texas. Author: Extraordinary Remedies," Continuing legal education Seminar, Dallas and Houston, 1993. "Liability of Seller/Buyer and Mortgage/Mortgagee," Premises Liability Seminar, Dallas, 1994.

Speaker, When Do You Call Your Attorney?, 1996 Outdoor Advertising Association of Texas Annual Seminar, Austin Texas. President, 1996, Fort Worth Mortgage Bankers Association. Vice-Chairman, 1996, Texas Mortgage Bankers Association Liaison Committee.

Member, Judiciary Committee, Dallas Mortgage Bankers Association, 1994. Member: Dallas and American (Member, Civil Litigation Section) Bar Associations. State Bar of Texas (Member, Civil Litigation Section).

(Board Certified, Civil Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization). Settle & Pou, P.C., founded in 1977, is a full-service, Bar Register listed law firm which prides itself on responding promptly and appropriately to the needs of its clients in a cost-effective manner.


Board directors Dallas Civic Garden Center. Member American Bar Association, Dallas Bar Association, Dallas Mortgage Bankers Association (chairman 1994), Fort Worth Mortgage Bankers Association (vice president 1995), Southern Methodist University Mustang Club (board directors since 1990), Alpha Tau Omega (president 1980-810.


Son of Donald Ray and Nancy Lillian (Nichols) son of. Married Jane Louise Cornish, March 10, 1984.