James F. Basque

James F. Basque

Retired

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When it comes to navigating large real estate transactions, Jim is a go-to attorney. He has written hundreds of millions of dollars worth of title insurance policies in Florida, as well as in Vermont. Representing both lenders and developers, he also has assisted local and regional clients in land development, permitting and construction matters. Jim also handles homeowner association law issues and has appeared as an expert witness in real estate litigation. In addition, he has expertise in securities law and corporate law, principally in equity offerings and new entity formation.

Jim is admitted to the Florida, Vermont and Wisconsin Bars and is also admitted to practice in federal court before the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, and the U.S. District Court in the District of Vermont.

He earned his J.D. degree and M.S. degree from the University of Wisconsin. He holds a B.A. from the University of Vermont.

ADMISSIONS

  • State of Florida
  • State of Vermont
  • State of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, District of Vermont

EDUCATION

  • J.D., University of Wisconsin
    • Member, University of Wisconsin Law Review
  • M.S., University of Wisconsin
  • B.A., University of Vermont

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS

  • Member, The Florida Bar