Managing Partner, Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP

James Skochdopole joined Bell Nunnally & Martin in 1993. He specializes in corporate and securities law, mergers & acquisitions, and tax law. James is a member of the Managing Partner Forum and has been named one of the Best Lawyers in Dallas.

Bell Nunnally’s diversity efforts include a Women’s Initiative which provides business development and networking opportunities, mentoring, and work-life balance support. In 2017, both of the firm’s Fellows were named to the National Diversity Council’s Top 50 Multicultural Lawyers in Dallas List

Joined LCLD 2016 

Highlights of LCLD Participation 

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated: 
2019: Alana Ackels; 2018: Allison Elko; 2017: Karen L. Hart; 2016: Sonja J. McGill

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected: 
2019: Jennice Lee, Katie Beaird; 2018: Natasha Gandhi, Scott Larson; 2017: Kelsey A. Williams, Saba F. Syed; 2016: Anneke Cronje, Murphy Sayre

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2016 

Annual Meeting (2017, 2016) 

Member: James Skochdopole

Diversity Professional: Kassandra Mclaughlin

Communications: Brittany Lewis