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James W. Ackerman

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Toll Free: (888) 889-1977
Phone: (217) 789-1977
Fax: (217) 789-1210

2601 S 5th St
Springfield, Illinois 62703

Ackerman Law Office handles injury and death claims. These may involve negligence claims or workers' compensation claims. Ackerman Law Office also handles class action litigation, business litigation including mechanics liens, contract breach, foreclosure and debt collection for creditors.

Negligence claims include:

  • automobile accidents
  • trucking accidents
  • motorcycle/ ATV accidents
  • boat accidents
  • trip and fall
  • construction injuries
  • medical malpractice
  • nursing home abuse/ neglect
  • animal/ dog bite
  • wrongful death

J.D., Valparaiso University School of Law, 1986

B.A., Augustana College, 1983

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice Illinois, 1986
Federal District Court, 1987
Seventh Circuit court of Appeals, 1989
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Board of Managers, President Supreme Court Rules Committee

Illinois State Bar Association
Member Since: 1987
Chair Public Relations Committee, Tort Committee

Sangamon County Bar Association
Member Since: 1986
Editor of Newsletter

American Bar Association

Client Reviews
Very good experience. Will reach out to you for personal matters if I ever need to. I am happy to recommend you and to speak positively of my experience. Thomas
Jim and his staff were very professional. He was exceptional about keeping me informed. He was very thorough and down to earth. He felt more like a friend than an attorney. I was very pleased. Creg
My experience was pleasant and professional. My needs and concerns were addressed and resolved. I would recommend this law office to family and friends. Betty