Date of birth 1956, South Bend, Indiana. Graduated 1974 Elkhart Central High School, Elkhart, Indiana. B.A. 1978 Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana. J.D. 1981 St. Louis University. Jim is a member of the the National Association of Retail Collection Attorneys, the American Alliance of Creditor Attorneys, the Debt Buyers Association, the Kansas Collection Attorneys Association and is the past president of Hub-Net User’s Group, Inc. Jim is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell, and concentrates his practice of law in the area of creditor’s rights.