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James A. Schmidt, P.A.

  • Dedicated to Service
  • Engaged with Clients
  • Involved in the Community.

Dedicated to Service. Engaged with Clients. Involved in the Community.

Mr. Schmidt has served as co-chairman of the Small Firm Section and the Tax Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association. He is currently a co-director of the Tax Section of The Florida Bar, and on committees of the Tax Section of the American Bar Association and the Board of Directors of the Tampa Bay Chapter of NAIOP.

Practice Areas

Business and Corporate

Our firm provides counsel on corporate, business and securities law matters, including general business counseling, mergers and acquisitions, private securities offerings and venture capital financing.

Real Estate and Title Matters

We represents developers, buyers and sellers in real property development, sales and leasing, and financing and borrowing activities.

Banking and Finance

Our law firm represents banks, commercial finance companies, investors, investment banking firms, and a myriad of other entities in all phases of their lending businesses.

Tax Matters

Our tax practice complements our other practice areas and offers a valuable solution to parties seeking to gain a comprehensive understanding of the legal and tax consequences of their decisions.

Dedicated to Service

Before practicing law Mr. Schmidt worked as a Certified Public Accountant for eight years in both the audit and tax fields, and provided transaction services in public stock and debt offerings. Today, Mr. Schmidt’s practice caters to parties involved in sophisticated transactions that require transactional and tax advice and who prefer to receive it from the same counsel.

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Engaged with Clients

Mr. Schmidt serves as general counsel to clients on day to day legal matters, assuming primary responsibility for their transactional requirements and serving as a liaison with outside counsel when other needs arise. He frequently represents clients in their business negotiations and in the drafting of agreements for mergers and acquisitions, financing transactions, partnerships and joint ventures, asset purchases and sales, leasing, employment, and licensing.

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Dedicated to Service. Engaged with Clients. Involved in the Community.

James A. Schmidt, Esq., practices in the areas of business, tax and real estate law, representing individuals, companies, lenders and investors in their transactional matters.

INVOLVED IN THE COMMUNITY​

Mr. Schmidt is an active leader in many of the organizations which he belongs to. He is the co-chairman of the Small Firm Section and the Tax Section of the Hillsborough County Bar Association, is a co-director of the Tax Section of The Florida Bar, and serves on several committees of the Tax Section of the American Bar Association.

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Contact
813.250.3700

777 S. Harbour Island Blvd. Ste. 215 Tampa, FL 33602