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Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes, P.C.
5250 W. 116th Place, Suite 400
Leawood, Kansas 66211

Direct: (913) 608-2931
Main: (913) 387-1600
Fax: (913) 928-6739

Email: jschmidt@rousepc.com

Bar & Court Admissions

Kansas, 2024
Missouri, 2023
Iowa, 2022
Nebraska, 2022
U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska, 2022
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa, 2023
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Iowa, 2023


  • University of Kansas School of Law, J.D. 2022
  • Kansas State University, B.S. 2017


James is an associate attorney working with the litigation practice groups, focusing his practice on various forms of commercial litigation. He has experience representing businesses of all sizes in a broad range of commercial disputes including breach of contract, trade secrets, fraud, and lenders in creditor-debtor disputes.

James earned his law degree from the University of Kansas, where he received the CALI Award for Employment Law and was managing editor of the Kansas Journal of Law and Public Policy. Before entering law school, he worked for U.S. Senator Jerry Moran of Kansas as a legislative staffer in Washington, D.C. James received his undergraduate degree in mass communications with a minor in political science from Kansas State University.

Areas of Practice

Activities and Memberships

  • Nebraska State Bar Association