James Watson

James Watson received his law degree from Creighton University School of Law in 2007 and is licensed to practice in Iowa and Nebraska. James maintains a general practice that includes, but is not limited to, taxation, probate, bankruptcy and other civil litigation.

James is originally from Omaha, Nebraska and received his Accounting degree from the University of Nebraska at Omaha in 1996 and is licensed to practice as a C.P.A. in Iowa and Nebraska. James is a member of the local bar association.





  • B.S.B.A., Accounting, University of Nebraska at Omaha 1996
  • J.D., Creighton University School of Law, 2007

Courts Admitted To:

  • United States District Court, Southern District, Iowa
  • United State District Court, Nebraska
  • United States Tax Court
  • Supreme Court of Iowa
  • Supreme Court of Nebraska

535 West Broadway
Suite 200
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

Phone –712.322.0448

Fax –712.256.1545


Memberships / Organizations:

  • American Bar Association
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • Nebraska Bar Association
  • Pottawattamie County Bar Association – Secretary
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants

Volunteer / Community Organization

  • Council Bluffs Public Library – Board of Trustees
  • Council Bluffs Chamber of Commerce
  • Volunteer Coach: Titan Youth Football and Council Bluffs Recreation Department