James W. KaminskiManaging Partner
Our clients who are business owners look to us for thoughtful and comprehensive succession plans, so it’s extremely important to them that the estate planning documents we prepare are understandable and tailored to their needs.
Phone: (219)362-1577 ext. 327
Primary Practice: Business & Corporate Practice
Other Practices: Estate & Wealth Planning
Jim counsels clients regarding mergers, acquisitions, and the sale of businesses, and those interested in starting new businesses. He has formed hundreds of business entities and routinely assists clients with the sale or purchase of real estate, both commercial and domestic.
Jim also assists clients in estate planning, including drafting wills, trusts, and advanced directives. He also counsels clients in Medicaid planning and transactions related to Medicaid planning. He has also prepared numerous Federal Estate Tax returns.
Jim is experienced with health care regulations and has counseled numerous clients regarding transactions between health care providers.
Admissions & Memberships
Jim is admitted in Nebraska, Indiana and the U.S. Districts, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana. He is also a member of the Bar Associations of La Porte City, La Porte County and Indiana State. He is also a member of the American Bar Association and the Nebraska Bar Association and a Master Fellow of the Indiana Bar Foundation.
Leadership & Recognition
Jim earned the highest possible Martindale-Hubbell peer review rating (AV) for legal ability and professional ethics. He has served on numerous community boards, including LaPorte Chamber of Commerce, Greater LaPorte Economic Development Corporation, LaPorte Hospital Foundation, Youth Service Bureau, LaPorte Fire Merit Commission and Board of Trustees of LaLumiere School.
Marquette University (B.S.); Creighton University (J.D.), Member of Phi Delta Phi.