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Updated: 10/14/2021

San Antonio Medical Malpractice Lawyer


James Shaffer practicing in Personal Injury.

Trucking Accidents
Medical Malpractice
Motor Vehicle Accidents
Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect

About James Shaffer

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Associate Attorney

Practice Areas

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Aviation
  • Discrimination
  • Litigation & Appeals
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Nursing Home
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Products Liability Law
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Toxic Torts
  • Workers' Compensation Law


  • 75%


Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1996
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1996
  • Colorado

Specialties and Certifications

  • Board Certified Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Other Affiliations

  • San Antonio Bar Association (Member)
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association (Member)
  • San Antonio Trial Lawyers Association (Member)

Past Positions

  • Shaffer, Layton, Hannam & Luna, Partner


  • St. Mary's University School of Law, San Antonio, Texas, 1988
  • The University of Texas, 1985

Office Information


5822 W. I-10 San Antonio, TX 78201


  • (210) 736-9197

Office Hours

Monday - Saturday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

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