James W. Mertes

Legal Concentration:

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Negligence
  • Workers Compensation
  • Litigation and Appeals
  • Criminal–Federal and State
  • DUI & Traffic
  • Family Law

Education:

  • 1990 - B.S., Political Science, Minor in Chemistry, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois
  • 1993 - Juris Doctorate, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois

Admissions:

  • Illinois State Courts
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois (General and Trial Bar)
  • United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois (General and Trial Bar)
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • United States Supreme Court

Memberships:

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Whiteside County Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Association of Justice