James D. Tawney

James Daniel Tawney
James Daniel Tawney
1485 N. Main St., Suite B, Las Cruces, NM 88001 United States
915-308-1000
Website

James Tawney is a native of the Southwest dedicated to serving his community. He was born and raised in Arizona, where he attended Northern Arizona University and graduated summa cum laude. After receiving his undergraduate degree, he attended Texas Tech University School of Law in Lubbock, Texas. During this time, he received multiple awards for academic excellence and was actively involved in the trial advocacy program. He served as the lead articles editor for the Estate Planning & Community Property Law Journal, for which he was also a published author. He graduated from law school magna cum laude. After law school, James began his professional legal career at an El Paso-based plaintiff’s personal injury law firm. His practice included representing multiple injury victims and their families throughout New Mexico and Texas. In 2016, he, along with fellow plaintiff’s attorneys Connie Flores and Alejandro Acosta, founded Flores, Tawney & Acosta, P.C. with offices located in Las Cruces, Carlsbad, New Mexico and El Paso, Texas. After law school, James began his professional legal career at an El Paso-based plaintiff’s personal injury law firm. His practice included representing multiple injury victims and their families throughout New Mexico and Texas. In 2016, he, along with fellow plaintiff’s attorneys Connie Flores and Alejandro Acosta, founded Flores, Tawney & Acosta, P.C. with offices located in Las Cruces and Carlsbad, New Mexico and El Paso, Texas.


LICENSURES

State Bar of Texas, Bar # 24060970

State Bar of New Mexico, Bar # 142518

United States District Court Western District of Texas

United States District Court District of New Mexico

United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit


EDUCATION

Texas Tech University School of Law

Northern Arizona University


AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS

Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Super Lawyers Texas Rising Star

Super Lawyers Southwest Rising Star

The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40

El Paso Times Best of the Border “Best Law Firm”

Better Business Bureau of El Paso Customer Service Award

Best of the City El Paso Magazine Bronze Award

Albuquerque Business First “40 Under Forty” Award


A Little Bit More About James

James lives in Las Cruces, New Mexico. In 2016-2017, James was awarded the designation of a Texas Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine, which is produced by Thomson Reuters. He was also selected to the State Bar of Texas's 2014 Leadership SBOT Class and is a Board Member of the New Mexico Trial Lawyers.


He has served on the Texas Trial Lawyers Association Board of Directors (2014-2015) as well as the State Bar of Texas Committee for Pattern Jury Charges: Malpractice, Premises, and Products (2014-15). He is a member of both the New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association and the Texas Trial Lawyers Association.

Terms Of UsePrivacy Policy
phone-squaredesktop linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram