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Scott H. James - Waco, TX

400 Austin AvenueSuite 903 Waco, TX 76701

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Updated: 03/07/2023

Waco Eminent Domain/Condemnation Lawyer


Scott joined the Cherry Johnson Siegmund James PLLC team after taking a break from the private practice of law to co-found Texas Endurance Sports, LLC d/b/a Bicycle World. During his time as CEO and General Counsel of Texas Endurance Sports, Scott helped lead an expansion that involved the acquisition or opening of seven (7) recreational retail locations throughout the state of Texas. Under his oversight, the company more than doubled its annual gross sales in only nineteen months...

About Scott H. James

Practice Areas

  • Eminent Domain/Condemnation
  • Commercial and Business Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Serious Personal Injury Litigation
  • Wrongful Death Litigation
  • Oil and Gas Law

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Attorney


Bar Admissions

  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas

Other Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas, 2002 - Present
  • Texas Bar Fellow
  • American Bar Association
  • Waco-McLennan County Bar Association
  • Waco-McLennan County Young Lawyers Association (past member)
  • Director of Region 12/Central Texas High School Mock Trial Tournament (2007-2009)


  • Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas
    Honors: magna cum laude
    Honors: - Highest Ranking student in commencement class
    Honors: - National Mock Trial Competitor
    Honors: - Order of the Barristers
    Law Review: Baylor Law Review, Executive Editor
  • University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, Texas
    Honors: magna cum laude
    Honors: - Highest Ranking student in commencement class
  • Baylor University, Waco, Texas
    Major: Telecommunications - Film and Media

Pro Bono Activities

  • Harris Creek Baptist Church, Deacon and Life Group Leader
  • Legacy Outfitters, Inc., Legal Counsel to National Board of Directors , 2003 - 2014
  • Legacy Outfitters, Inc., Leadership team and Committee Member , 2003 - 2012
  • American Red Cross Board Member , 2002 - 2005
  • Waco Triathlon Club, Board of Directors – Past Vice-President
  • Waco Sports Commission – Exploratory Committee and Advisory Board

Classes and Seminars

  • “Litigating Terms and Values for Easements and Condemnation”, Key Note speaker at Magnolia, Arkansas Landowner’s Conference
  • Speaker at 6th Timberland Investment World Summit – New York City


Other Sources of Feedback About Scott H. James

Included on the 2015 Texas list

Past Lists

  • 2014 Texas Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Texas Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 Texas Super Lawyers list
  • 2011 Texas Super Lawyers list
  • 2009 Texas Super Lawyers list
  • 2008 Texas Super Lawyers list
  • 2007 Texas Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Scott H. James on Super Lawyers


  • Selected to Texas Super Lawyers – Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters service, 2007-2009, 2011-2015
  • McLennan County Young Lawyer of the Year- 2009 as selected by the McLennan County Young Lawyers Association

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Office Information


400 Austin AvenueSuite 903 Waco, TX 76701


  • 866-627-3509

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