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James LeFante

309.999.1111
855.533.2683

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Premises Liability
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Nursing Home Negligence
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Products Liability Law

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1996
  • New York, 1998
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 2010
  • U.S. Tax Court, 2010
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit, 2011

Education

  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois J.D. - 1996
  • Western Illinois University B.A. - 1992 Major: Political Science

Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Peoria County Bar Association
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • National College for DUI Defense

James LeFante

jlefante@lefantelaw.com
309.999.1111
855.533.2683

James LeFante is the owner and founder of LeFante Law Offices, P.C., in Peoria, Illinois and concentrates in personal injury law. James graduated from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago in 1996 and is licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois (since 1996), the State of New York (since 1998), the United States District Courts for the Northern, Central and Southern Districts of Illinois, U.S. Tax Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit. Prior to moving to Peoria in 2001, James represented clients in Chicago, Illinois and its suburbs, New York City and Long Island.

JAMES LEFANTE’S AREAS OF PRACTICE

James Lefante and his team represent injured persons and their families in a wide range of personal injury cases, including car, truck and motorcycle accidents, slip-and-fall and premises liability, medical malpractice, wrongful death, product liability, workers’ compensation, nursing home negligence, and animal attack (dog bite) injuries. In fact, before he opened his own personal injury law office, James represented some of the same insurance companies he goes up against today when he was a defense attorney for a major Fortune 100 law firm.

James strongly believes in continuing legal education for the benefit of his clients and attends numerous educational seminars every year. He holds memberships in the Illinois State Bar Association, Peoria County Bar Association, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and the National College for DUI Defense.

Recognized as an expert in his field, James has earned “Rising Star” status in medical malpractice and personal injury law by the highly respected Super Lawyers rating company.

Auto Accidents Auto Accidents
Workers Comp. Workers Comp.
Medical Malpractice Medical Malpractice
Slip-And-Fall Slip-And-Fall
Neglect Nursing Home
Negligence

Fantastic Legal Team

This is a fantastic legal team. They truly cared about my case, and about me. They are exceptionally great attorneys, and they worked very hard to help me. (One evening after a long trial prep meeting I left their office at 11 p.m., while two attorneys and a paralegal were still hard at work.) LeFante Law gets A++ for both skill and compassion. They took great care of me, and nobody could have done a better job.

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