James T. Remington / Partner

Location: 126 South Knowles Avenue
                New Richmond, WI 54017

Phone: (715) 246-3422
Fax:     (715) 246-2650
E-Mail: jimr@remingtonlawoffices.com

  

Professional Experience:

Jim Remington is the founding member of the law firm having created the firm together with his wife, Judy, in 1983.  His practice is focused on litigation including personal injury and accident laws, and general commercial and business litigation.  He also works with persons in crisis whether in a criminal or family matter, or working through financial issues including bankruptcy and foreclosure. Assisting parties to resolve their differences in mediation has become an important part of his practice.

Educational Honors:

University of Minnesota (Juris Doctor, 1975)
University of Wisconsin--Madison (Bachelor of Arts with Distinction in Mathematics, 1970)
University of Minnesota Law School Misdemeanor Clinic (Student Director 1975)
Phi Kappa Phi (1968)

Bar and Court Admissions:

Wisconsin (1978- present)
Minnesota (1975-2010)
U.S. District Court, Western District of Wisconsin (1979) and Minnesota (1975)
U.S. Bankruptcy Court

Professional Recognition and Memberships:

Member and Past President, St. Croix Bar Association
Martindale and Hubbell, AV-rating (highest peer-review rating)

Background:

Jim was raised in Madison Wisconsin.  Between undergraduate studies and law school, he served two years as a naval officer in Vietnam, reaching the rank of lieutenant junior grade.  Following law school, he worked as an Assistant Public Defender in Hennepin County, Wisconsin for three years.  Determined to return to Wisconsin, he relocated to New Richmond in 1978 and he has been practicing ever since.  He is married to Judy and they have four children. 

Civic Activities:

Founding member and past president, New Richmond Rotary Club (1987-2013)
Member, Five Loaves Food & Clothing Center Board of Directors (2005-present)
Member, New Richmond Running Club
Member, Twin Cities Cycling Club
Finisher, American Birkebeiner (1978-present); Finisher, Chequamegon Fat Tire (2008-present); Finisher, Ore to Shore Bicycle Race (2012) among other events
Member, University of Wisconsin, W-Club, Golf-Captain (1969-1970)
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