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
U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 2007
Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
J.D. - 2006
Western Illinois University, Macomb, Illinois
B.A. cum laude
Major: Political Science
Professional Associations and Memberships
American Bar Association, Member, 2011 - Present
Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 2006 - Present
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2006 - Present
Past Employment Positions
Simmons Cooper, Law Clerk