Schmiesing, Blied, Stoddart & Mackey

Jim Schmiesing


Jim Schmiesing

Jim Schmiesing is resident in the Santa Ana office and works primarily in the areas of business and corporate, real estate, estate planning, trusts, conservatorships and probate.

Jim is a graduate of Loyola University School of Law in Los Angeles (J.D.) and holds a certificate in tax from the University of Southern California. A member of the California Bar since 1963, he is also admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court and United States Tax Court. In 1969, Jim relocated to Orange County where he has practiced and lived since. He and Tim Blied have been together for over 30 years and with Jerry Mackey for 16 years. Jim and his wife Julie have been married for over 45 years and have four adult children. Jim is active in a teaching ministry for his church and has obtained his master's and doctoral degree's in theology.

Areas of Practice:

30% Estate & Tax Planning

20% Probate & Trust Administration

30% Business Law & Entity Formation

20% Real Estate - Commercial & Residential

Bar Admissions:

California, 1963

U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 1995

U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 1963

U.S. Tax Court, 1975


Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California
Honors: Alpha Sigma Nu

Loyola Marymount, Los Angeles, California
Honors: Dean's List - All 6 Semesters

Past Employment Positions:

California Attorney General, Deputy Attorney General, 1963 - 1965

Boyko & Simons, Associate, 1965 - 1969