Effingham County Lawyers

Mr. Karl Joseph Wulff
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Mr. Karl Joseph Wulff
Effingham County, IL Attorney with 25 years of experience
(800) 339-0009 405 S Banker Street
Ste. 205A
Effingham, IL 62401
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Karl J. Wulff, (BA ’93, JD ’96) is the firm’s principal attorney. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Webster University in 1993. He received his Juris Doctor degree from Oklahoma City University School of Law in 1996. Prior to attending university Mr. Wulff served in the United States Navy on board the amphibious assault aircraft carrier U.S.S. Tripoli (LPH-10) in the air department from 1987 to 1989 and later on board the aircraft carrier U.S.S. Saratoga (CV-60) as a reservist, earning the Sea Service Ribbon and the National Defense Medal. Mr. Wulff is a member of the National...
Marilyn B Resch
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Marilyn B Resch
Effingham County, IL Attorney with 48 years of experience
400 West Jefferson
Suite B
Effingham, IL 62401
Family
Katy Fain
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Katy Fain
Coles County, IL Lawyer with 23 years of experience
(217) 656-7191 594 CO RD 1100 N
Trilla, IL 62469
IP
Experienced intellectual property attorney handling patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyrights, licensing and litigation. Registered patent attorney.
Ken Gano Jr
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Ken Gano Jr
Coles County, IL Lawyer with 41 years of experience
(217) 345-6111 303 6th St
Charleston, IL 61920
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Criminal Defense, Divorce and Family
Northern Illinois University
b 1952, Graduate Northern Illinois University, 1980
Trent West
Claimed Lawyer ProfileQ&ASocial MediaResponsive Law
Trent West
Montgomery County, IL Lawyer
(217) 563-7777 320 W. Central St.
PO Box 36
Nokomis, IL 62075
DUI & DWI, Family, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Thomas M. Cooley Law School
Our firm is rooted in Montgomery County with two offices to better serve the area. I handle many cases in the surrounding counties (Macoupin, Bond, Fayette, Christian, and Shelby County) as well. We have experience handling many areas of law, including personal injury (car wrecks/dog bites/slip or trip & falls/wrongful deaths/malpractice), traffic/DUI/criminal defense cases, bankruptcy, family law (custody/child support/adoption/divorce), estate planning (wills/POAs/trusts), and estate administration (non-probate and probate), and general civil practice.

I grew up Nokomis (Montgomery County), where my parents still reside. My degrees are from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and Thomas M. Cooley Law School....
Lindsay Rakers
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Lindsay Rakers
Coles County, IL Attorney with 20 years of experience
(217) 394-5885 6009 Park Drive
Charleston, IL 61920
Animal, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
Saint Louis University School of Law
Lindsay Rakers is a personal injury attorney located in St. Louis, Missouri. She handles injury cases all over the State of Missouri and in Metro-East Illinois. Lindsay handles the following cases: automobile accidents, truck accidents, pedestrian accidents, motorcycle accidents, bus and taxi accidents, dangerous property, burn injuries, animal attacks, defective products, dangerous drugs, medical malpractice and nursing home neglect.
Joe Pappas
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Joe Pappas
Coles County, IL Attorney with 6 years of experience
(217) 345-6222 622 Jackson Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Estate Planning and Probate
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
I am a personable and caring attorney who aims to serve those in need.

My office is located in Coles County, but happy and able to serve those as far north as Champaign-Urbana, or as far south as Effingham.
Christopher Everett Sherer
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Christopher Everett Sherer
Montgomery County, IL Attorney with 21 years of experience
(217) 532-5678 434 South Main Street
Hillsboro, IL 62049
Administrative, Appeals, Family and Municipal
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Law
Elizabeth Eberspacher Nohren
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Elizabeth Eberspacher Nohren
Shelby County, IL Attorney with 20 years of experience
(217) 549-4533 POB 647
151 South Morgan Street
SHELBYVILLE, IL 62565
Construction, Estate Planning, Family and Real Estate
Loyola University Chicago and University of Nottingham School of Law, U.K.
Liz Nohren has been practicing law for over 20 years. Her first 5 years were spent at a commercial litigation firm in Chicago, where she thrived and enjoyed the hustle and bustle of a city practice. However, Liz felt a pull to return home to the family firm in Shelbyville and join her father in practice. She remained lead counsel on a couple trials, including a construction litigation jury trial, and completed that work by commuting to Chicago for approximately 8 months after her move at the firm's request. Since moving home to Shelby County, Liz...
Murray Choate
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Murray Choate
Coles County, IL Attorney with 43 years of experience
(217) 345-4452 622 Jackson Ave
Charleston, IL 61920
Business, International and Real Estate
Vanderbilt University Law School
Sean M Britton
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Sean M Britton
Coles County, IL Attorney with 25 years of experience
(217) 345-4200 517 Seventh St.
Charleston, IL 61920
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Attorney focusing on all types of criminal and civil litigation throughout East Central Illinois.
Brian D. Pondenis
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Brian D. Pondenis
Coles County, IL Lawyer with 15 years of experience
(217) 345-3929 604 Jackson Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Estate Planning, Family and Probate
University of Illinois College of Law
Brian is proud to continue the tradition of personal services performed by Brainard Law Offices LLC, the oldest law firm in Charleston. We have the advantage of years of experience, both from debtor, creditor, and trustee perspectives, which enables our firm to provide superior bankruptcy services for our clients. We believe each client deserves individual attention.
Timothy Ryan Connor
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Timothy Ryan Connor
Bond County, IL Lawyer with 13 years of experience
(618) 664-9202 200 South Third Street
Post Office Box 352
Greenville, IL 62246
Business, Estate Planning, Family and Municipal
New England Law | Boston
J. Steven Ayres
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
J. Steven Ayres
Crawford County, IL Lawyer with 15 years of experience
(618) 544-8661 P.O. Box 250
216 S. Cross Street
Robinson, IL 62454
Appeals, Business, Collections and Construction
University of Illinois College of Law
Mark McCormick
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Mark McCormick
Richland County, IL Attorney
225 East Main St.
Olney, IL 62450
Business, IP, Patents and Trademarks
Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology
Licensed to practice law in the state of Illinois and registered to practice before the US Patent and Trademark Office. Experienced with IP (patents, trademarks, trade secrets) law in both corporate environments (Blackberry, Conversant IP Management) as well as individual inventors. Well versed in Business Law, Residential and Commercial Real Estate, Commercial and Residential Contracts, Wills, Trusts, Mergers and Acquisitions. Has 22 issued US patents and 30 additional issued patents worldwide. Held the roles as General Counsel, Senior Patent Attorney at Conversant IP Management, Leading Patent Prosecution Litigation Management for Conversant, Senior Licensing Counsel at Blackberry focusing on prosecution with concentration...
Ron Young
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Ron Young
Clay County, IL Attorney
(618) 662-4539 111 WEST NORTH AVE.
Flora, IL 62839
Business, Divorce, Family and Insurance Claims
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Member of Illinois Bar Association Member American Bar Association
Daniel C. Jones
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Daniel C. Jones
Coles County, IL Lawyer
PO Box 627
Mattoon, IL 61938
Personal Injury
University of Illinois College of Law and Southern Illinois University School of Law
Andrew Petty
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Andrew Petty
Douglas County, IL Lawyer
(217) 268-3056 111 East Main Street
Arcola, IL 61910
Personal Injury
Dennis R. Atteberry
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Dennis R. Atteberry
Christian County, IL Attorney with 21 years of experience
(217) 824-3131 220 West Main Cross Street
Taylorville, IL 62568
Criminal Defense, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Michael J. Diaz
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Michael J. Diaz
Bond County, IL Lawyer with 40 years of experience
(618) 664-1872 102 E. Main St.
Greenville, IL 62246
Business, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
David Giffin
Claimed Lawyer Profile
David Giffin
Coles County, IL Lawyer with 4 years of experience
(217) 235-1647 104 N. 14th Street
Mattoon, IL 61938
Divorce, Estate Planning, Family and Traffic Tickets
Wake Forest University School of Law
Joel Powless
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Joel Powless
Clay County, IL Attorney
(618) 662-5635 119 West North Avenue
Flora, IL 62839
Personal Injury
Jim Roytek
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Jim Roytek
Coles County, IL Lawyer
(217) 234-3132 921 Broadway
Mattoon, IL 61938
Personal Injury
Tyler J. Weaver
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Tyler J. Weaver
Coles County, IL Lawyer
(217) 348-6300 821 Monroe Ave.
Charleston, IL 61920
Personal Injury
Christopher Bruce Daniels
Claimed Lawyer Profile
Christopher Bruce Daniels
Marion County, IL Lawyer
(618) 548-6500 106 Cross Creek Blvd
Salem, IL 62881
Personal Injury
William R. Tapella
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
William R. Tapella
Champaign County, IL Lawyer
(217) 328-2828 317 E University Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
Free ConsultationMedical Malpractice, Nursing Home, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Southern Illinois University School of Law and University of Illinois College of Law
Bill R. Tapella practices in the area of civil litigation, including medical malpractice, significant personal injuries, trucking accidents, railroad crossing accidents, wrongful death matters, product liability, and other tort litigation cases. Bill grew up in Herrin, Illinois and attended Eastern Illinois University and Southern Illinois University (SIU), Carbondale. He received his B.A. in Political Science from Southern Illinois University in 1981 and then went on to receive his J.D. from the University of Illinois College of Law. While there, he received numerous academic honors, including admission to the Order of Coif, designation as a Harno Scholar, and ultimately graduated Magna Cum...
Regina L. Wells
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Regina L. Wells
Sangamon County, IL Attorney with 22 years of experience
(855) 805-0595 400 S. 9th Street
Suite 100
Springfield, IL 62701
Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Family
University of Missouri - Columbia
Regina is a Partner and General Counsel for Stange Law Firm, PC in Clayton, MO. She is licensed to practice law in the State of Missouri and the State of Illinois. She is also a trained mediator. Regina attended Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, and obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in English. She then went on to receive her Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri – Columbia School of Law. She has been practicing law since 2000. Prior to joining Stange Law Firm, PC, Regina represented individuals and business entities in complex litigation and appellate matters...
Miranda Soucie
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Miranda Soucie
Vermilion County, IL Attorney with 12 years of experience
(217) 443-4343 2807 N Vermilion St #3
Danville, IL 61832
Free ConsultationNursing Home, Personal Injury, Products Liability and Workers' Comp
University of Illinois College of Law
Miranda became a partner at Spiros Law, P.C in 2010. Since then, she has established herself as a fierce and caring advocate for her clients wellbeing, showing empathy to their unique situations. Miranda's legal focus includes a variety of personal injury cases including automobile, birth and workplace injuries. She is licensed to practice in both Illinois and Florida. Miranda earned her J.D. at the University of Illinois College of Law. When she is awarded free time, Miranda prefers to spend it volunteering internationally with Meet Malawi, perfecting her many hobbies, or with her husband, Chris, and their three pets.
Josh Rohrscheib
Claimed Lawyer ProfileQ&ASocial MediaResponsive Law
Josh Rohrscheib
Macon County, IL Lawyer with 15 years of experience
(217) 615-5030 202 S Franklin St
Decatur, IL 62523
Free ConsultationMedical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
University of Illinois College of Law
I believe the best lawyer for you is almost always the one who will care the most about you and solving your problems. He will take the time to carefully listen to you, understand your situation, and give you the best advice on how to deal with it. He’ll give you the time you need to get to know him so you can ask questions and fairly judge if you want him to help or represent you.
Kirk C.  Stange
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Kirk C. Stange
Sangamon County, IL Lawyer with 22 years of experience
(855) 805-0595 400 S. 9th Street
Suite 100
Springfield, IL 62701
Divorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Juvenile
If you are going through a divorce or family law matter, it can feel like your whole life is hanging in the balance. Not knowing what will happen to you or your family can can be overwhelming. To help clients with divorce and family law matters in their time of need, Stange Law Firm, PC has limited their practice to divorce and family law matters. For your convenience, we have offices in Missouri, Illinois, Kansas and Oklahoma in places such as St. Louis, Kansas City, Columbia, Springfield, Wichita, Tulsa and beyond. We also respond to all phone...
Brian Polinske
Claimed Lawyer ProfileQ&ASocial MediaResponsive Law
Brian Polinske
Madison County, IL Attorney with 29 years of experience
(618) 692-6520 701 N Main St
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI and Personal Injury
Saint Louis University School of Law
A former prosecutor, I gained insight into what the government looks at when prosecuting defendants. I have successfully conducted many jury trials (125+). From Murder to Drug Trafficking to DUI I have won my clients cases. Let my 26 years of trial experience work for you. My practice is primarily criminal defense oriented. Madison, St. Clair, Jersey, Macoupin, Monroe, Montgomery, Clinton, Calhoun, Fayette and Bond counties are the counties I concentrate in.

Unlike other attorneys, we don't practice in other areas such as bankruptcy, collections, or small claims. We prefer to concentrate our efforts in...
Edward J. Blake Jr.
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Edward J. Blake Jr.
Effingham County, IL Lawyer with 43 years of experience
(855) 886-1529 305 West Professional Park Avenue
Effingham, IL 62401
Free ConsultationFamily, Probate, Real Estate and Tax
Saint Louis University School of Law
Blake Behme Gilbreth Links, P.C. has offices in Belleville, Collinsville, Edwardsville, Carlyle and Effingham, Illinois. AREAS OF PRACTICE: Probate Law, Family Law, Real Estate Law, Tax Law and Estate Planning, including Business, Child Custody, Child Support, Collaborative Divorce, Commercial Real Estate, Consume Protection, Debt Settlement, Divorce, Divorce Mediation, Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts, Breaches of Fiduciary Duty, Family, Foreclosure, Landlord/Tenant, Legal Malpractice, Litigation, Civil Lawsuits, Military Divorce, Nursing Home, Personal Injury, Probate, Estate Settlement, Real Estate, Securities, DCFS, Tax, Internal Revenue Service, Illinois Department of Revenue, Illinois Department of Employment Security and White Collar Crime.
Danielle Cain
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Danielle Cain
Champaign County, IL Lawyer
(217) 328-2828 317 E. University
Champaign, IL 61820
Free ConsultationMedical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
University of Illinois College of Law
Danielle E. Cain joined Spiros Law, P.C. in 2020. Danielle is originally from Champaign and was eager to return home after 8 years of practice in Decatur, IL. Danielle focuses on personal injury matters including motor vehicle accidents, nursing home abuse and neglect, and medical malpractice.  Danielle has established herself as an experienced litigator who has successfully settled hundreds of cases through careful mediation and negotiation. Danielle graduated from the University of Illinois College of Law with her Juris Doctor in 2011 and was admitted to the state bar in 2011. When not in the office, Danielle is passionate about rescuing cats...
Jay Johnson
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Jay Johnson
Champaign County, IL Attorney with 24 years of experience
(866) 891-9211 301 N Neil Street
Suite 400
Champaign, IL 61820
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Workers' Comp
The John Marshall Law School
Respect for working men and women is the driving force behind Mr. Johnson’s commitment to worker’s compensation law. It is a respect that runs deep. One of Mr. Johnson’s grandfathers was a Kentucky coal miner; the other, a member of the United Rubber Workers. Because both his grandfathers worked extremely hard in less-than-ideal environments, Mr. Johnson has great empathy for those who get hurt on the job. Over the years, Mr. Johnson has recovered millions of dollars for people suffering from a variety of work-related injuries. He prides himself on thoroughly preparing for each case and staying in close, personal...
Sara Vig
Claimed Lawyer ProfileBlawg SearchSocial Media
Sara Vig
Sangamon County, IL Lawyer with 14 years of experience
(217) 241-5628 1100 S 5th St #LL
Springfield, IL 62703
Free ConsultationCriminal Defense, DUI & DWI and Traffic Tickets
University of Illinois College of Law
I grew up in Southwest Missouri and was awarded the President’s Scholarship from Missouri State University (formerly Southwest Missouri State University) as well as a Bright Flight Scholarship. I graduated MSU cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature. I was awarded the Lincoln-Harno Scholarship for the University of Illinois, College of Law. I wrote onto Law Review and served as an editor for that publication. I graduated from U of I, College of Law, cum laude.

My entire practice has been spent in private practice and I owned and operated my own firm, Law Offices of Sara M....
James Spiros
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
James Spiros
Champaign County, IL Lawyer with 28 years of experience
(217) 328-2828 317 E University Ave
Champaign, IL 61820
Free ConsultationNursing Home, Personal Injury, Products Liability and Workers' Comp
The John Marshall Law School
Jim Spiros is known to all as an experienced litigator, having earned his J.D. from The John Marshall Law School, who fights for those who need it most in cases involving workplace injuries, serious traffic and trucking accidents, defective drugs and devices, medical negligence, wrongful death, and nursing home neglect and abuse. Not only has Jim been consistently named one of the Leading Lawyers in the State of Illinois by the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin consistently since 2003, every year since 2018 he has been named an Illinois Super Lawyer. When Jim is away from his office at Spiros Law,...
Carolyn Chen
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Carolyn Chen
Champaign County, IL Attorney
(217) 328-2828 317 E. University
Champaign, IL, IL 61820
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Workers' Comp
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
Carolyn Chen joined Spiros Law, P.C. in 2021. She obtained her J.D. in 2021 from the University of Illinois College of Law, cum laude. Carolyn has always been passionate about advocating and providing justice for people that have been harmed by the actions of others. During law school, Carolyn was selected as one of the PILI Grant Recipients of 2019 and spent her first summer working at the Champaign County Public Defender’s office. She was then selected as the PILI fellow at the Land of Lincoln Legal Aid during her second year and spent her second summer representing low-income individuals in...
Michael Throneberry
Claimed Lawyer ProfileBlawg SearchSocial MediaResponsive Law
Michael Throneberry
Madison County, IL Lawyer with 22 years of experience
(888) 506-1131 60 IL-157
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Free ConsultationAsbestos
Washington University School of Law
Attorney Michael Throneberry graduated from Purdue University with a Civil Engineering degree. He then served with the United States Army Corps of Engineers before graduating with a Master of Science in Environmental Engineering from Marshall University. After this, attorney Throneberry graduated from the law school at Washington University in St. Louis with a J.D.

Attorney Throneberry began practicing law at a large firm in St. Louis where he focused on commercial litigation. Later, after losing his father-in-law to mesothelioma, Attorney Throneberry began to focus exclusively on helping the victims of asbestos exposure, which primarily includes mesothelioma victims. Since 2003, attorney Throneberry...
Jon C. Walker
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Jon C. Walker
Champaign County, IL Lawyer with 17 years of experience
(217) 403-9391 301 N. Neil Street
Suite 400
Champaign, IL 61820
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
University of Illinois College of Law
Jon Walker is an associate attorney at Woodruff Johnson & Evans where he focuses his practice on personal injury, workers’ compensation, and Social Security Disability claims. With more than a decade of legal experience, Mr. Walker has successfully recovered millions of dollars for his injured clients. He is particularly experienced in handling workers’ compensation claims for auto industry workers. He is one of only a few attorneys in the entire state of Illinois currently helping injured workers secure expedited trial and appellate review by filing emergency hearings under the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act, Section 19(b-1). Call for a free consultation.
Jonathan Thomas Nessler
Claimed Lawyer ProfileSocial Media
Jonathan Thomas Nessler
Macon County, IL Lawyer with 14 years of experience
(800) 727-8010 132 S. Water St.
Suite 535
Decatur, IL 62523
Free ConsultationMedical Malpractice, Nursing Home, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
University of Illinois College of Law
Jonathan T. Nessler began his legal career with Nessler & Associates in 2007. His practice is focused on personal injury claims, including catastrophic automobile accidents, nursing home negligence, medical malpractice, and wrongful death. Mr. Nessler has dedicated his entire legal career to helping injured people recover for their loss. He is recognized by the National Trial Lawyers as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer and a Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyer in Illinois. He is also recognized by The Law Bulletin Publishing Company Leading Lawyers as an Emerging Lawyer. - Education Bachelor of Science...

The Oyez Lawyer Directory contains lawyers who have claimed their profiles and are actively seeking clients. Find more Effingham County Lawyers in the Justia Legal Services and Lawyers Directory which includes profiles of more than one million lawyers licensed to practice in the United States, in addition to profiles of legal aid, pro bono and legal service organizations.

Lawyers - Claim and update full profiles for free!