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Phone: (253) 383-1001 Fax: (253) 383-2813 1108 N 6th St, Tacoma, WA 98403
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BBB has determined that Law Offices of James H Magee meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.
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Factors that raised the rating for Law Offices of James H Magee include:
- Length of time business has been operating
- Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
- Response to 1 complaint(s) filed against business
- Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business
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Type of Entity
Business ManagementMr. James Magee, Owner
Attorneys & Lawyers Attorneys & Lawyers - Family Attorneys & Lawyers - Bankruptcy Attorneys & Lawyers - Bankruptcy & Taxes Attorneys & Lawyers - Personal Injury & Property Damage Offices of Lawyers (NAICS: 541110)
1108 N 6th St
Tacoma, WA 98403 (253) 383-1001 Directions
PO Box 1132
Tacoma, WA 98401
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Complaint: On Feb 18th my appointment with Mr. James M**** was for a free half hour consultation to discuss my situation at the time. Regretfully he convince me to retain his services with a deposit of 200.00 that would be refunded if I decided not to continue with his services. So on the next day the 19th I called his office to cancel his service and I would like to get my deposit back and I was told by one of his office staff that she would send the request to accounting and it would take 2 weeks to get my full refund. I thought that this was strange and not normal for any business to hold a deposit for such time, so I asked his office staff for a refund discloser form or policy refund and her reply was that she would get back to me. After countless phone calls no return calls from James M**** and his office staff after I canceled my service with them. Nothing worse then feeling like you just got taken and rip off by an attorney James M****. On March 24th after over a month requesting my deposit I receive a final accounting of time and expense for the total of 185.46 for nothing. I find this fee's to be fraudulent and deceitful. This attorney did nothing for me. How can he justify this? Honestly I don't care about the money it's that fact this James M**** mislead me . His deceitful practice needs to be stop. This Attorney needs to disclose fees up front to everyone.
Desired Settlement: Return my full deposit of 200.00 and or a full refund discloser or policy form that I sign
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We have reviewed Mr. *******'s complaint with the BBB. We feel that the charges are just and