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James Stever graduated from Highland High School in 1989 and went on to Western Illinois University in Macomb, Illinois graduating cum laude in 1993 with a BA in Political Science and minors in French and Economics.

Mr. Stever attended law school at St. Louis University and graduated in 2006. He was a Law Clerk at Simmons Cooper and then worked in the Law Offices of Michael R Bilbrey before coming to work at The Gori Law Firm. Covering many personal injury jury trials and focusing his efforts almost solely on asbestos cases, Mr. Stever is a member of the American Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, and Illinois Trial Lawyers Association.

Areas Of Practice

  • Asbestos

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2006
  • Missouri, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 2007
  • Wisconsin, 2015

Education

  • Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D. - 2006
  • Western Illinois University, Macomb, Illinois
    • B.A.
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member, 2011 to Present
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 2006 to Present
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2006 to Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Simmons Cooper, Law Clerk

Honors and Awards

  • National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers in Illinois

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Experience

With over 100 years of combined legal experience, we guide our clients through the litigation process by addressing questions and concerns and about the outcome every step of the way. Read More

Results

The team at The Gori Law Firm fights hard for clients, working to get the compensation and the settlement they deserve, obtaining over $3 billion in verdicts and settlements for our clients. Read More

Team Approach

We are more than just experienced attorneys: our team is also made up of highly trained paralegals and professionals specially trained to deal with the demands of these complex cases. Read More

Faster Trial Dates
We know that obtaining funds in a timely manner will help cover medical expenses. The Gori Law Firm works quickly to recover funds and secure the earliest possible trial dates on our client's behalf. Read More

Recognition

  • Super Lawyers
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • American Association for Justice
  • ABA Defending Liberty Pursuing Justice
  • Illinois State Bar Association

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