James L. Nelson

Attorney

816-761-3915
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Administrative Assistant:

Deb Scott
816-381-8400

816-761-3915
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Administrative Assistant:

Deb Scott
816-381-8400

James is a member of the Workers’ Compensation Defense Practice in Wiedner & McAuliffe’s Kansas City office.

Throughout his career, James has represented businesses and their insurers involving a variety of matters in many different arenas. James has conducted dozens of bench trials to date in civil and administrative cases. Most recently, James’s legal practice has focused on defending employers and insurers in all aspects of workers' compensation. James works zealously to best represent his clients in an expeditious and highly organized manner throughout Missouri and Kansas. Outside of work, James enjoys camping, hiking, boating and other outdoor activities along with spending time with his family. At home, James devotes significant time to fostering dogs in need of adoption.

Education

  • J.D., University of Kansas
  • B.A., Pittsburg State University

Admissions

  • Kansas
  • Missouri
  • Federal District Court of Kansas
  • Federal District Court of Eastern Missouri
  • Federal District Court of Western MissouriJ.D., University of Kansas B.A., Pittsburg State University
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Kansas Bar Association
  • Bio

    James is a member of the Workers’ Compensation Defense Practice in Wiedner & McAuliffe’s Kansas City office.

    Throughout his career, James has represented businesses and their insurers involving a variety of matters in many different arenas. James has conducted dozens of bench trials to date in civil and administrative cases. Most recently, James’s legal practice has focused on defending employers and insurers in all aspects of workers' compensation. James works zealously to best represent his clients in an expeditious and highly organized manner throughout Missouri and Kansas. Outside of work, James enjoys camping, hiking, boating and other outdoor activities along with spending time with his family. At home, James devotes significant time to fostering dogs in need of adoption.

  • Practice Areas
  • Credentials

    Education

    • J.D., University of Kansas
    • B.A., Pittsburg State University

    Admissions

    • Kansas
    • Missouri
    • Federal District Court of Kansas
    • Federal District Court of Eastern Missouri
    • Federal District Court of Western MissouriJ.D., University of Kansas B.A., Pittsburg State University
  • Affiliations
    • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
    • Kansas Bar Association

Bio

James is a member of the Workers’ Compensation Defense Practice in Wiedner & McAuliffe’s Kansas City office.

Throughout his career, James has represented businesses and their insurers involving a variety of matters in many different arenas. James has conducted dozens of bench trials to date in civil and administrative cases. Most recently, James’s legal practice has focused on defending employers and insurers in all aspects of workers' compensation. James works zealously to best represent his clients in an expeditious and highly organized manner throughout Missouri and Kansas. Outside of work, James enjoys camping, hiking, boating and other outdoor activities along with spending time with his family. At home, James devotes significant time to fostering dogs in need of adoption.

Practice Areas

Practice Areas:

Workers’ Compensation Claims

Credentials

Education

  • J.D., University of Kansas
  • B.A., Pittsburg State University

Admissions

  • Kansas
  • Missouri
  • Federal District Court of Kansas
  • Federal District Court of Eastern Missouri
  • Federal District Court of Western MissouriJ.D., University of Kansas B.A., Pittsburg State University

Affiliations

  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Kansas Bar Association