James M. Weck

Partner

Primary Location: Chicago, IL

Secondary Location: Michigan City, IN

Phone: 312.606.7566

Biography

Jim focuses his practice on construction litigation, medical malpractice, casualty defense and professional liability in state and federal court. With significant experience in all stages of litigation, Jim works with clients to achieve their goals of minimizing risk and exposure in claims originating in Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin.

Prior to joining Clausen Miller, Jim worked with clients in defending transportation and premises liability claims, including extensive experience litigating UM/UIM claims through arbitration.

Jim received his J.D. from Marquette University in 2012 and his LL.M in Taxation from DePaul University in 2015. Jim earned his Bachelor of Science in Finance from the Business School at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2005, where he was also a member of the varsity baseball team. Jim grew up in the northwest suburbs as one of seven children and graduated from Loyola Academy.

Education

  • J.D., Marquette University, 2012
  • B.S., University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2005
  • LL.M., DePaul University, 2015

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Wisconsin

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois
  • Chicago

    Illinois 60603

    10 South LaSalle Street

    Chicago, Illinois 60603

    T: 312.855.1010 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick

  • New York

    New York 10005

    28 Liberty Street 39th Floor

    New York, New York 10005

    T: 212.805.3900 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Tyler Jay Lory

  • Irvine

    California 92614

    17901 Von Karman Avenue

    Suite 650

    Irvine, California 92614

    T: 949.260.3100 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman

  • Florham Park

    New Jersey 07932

    100 Campus Drive

    Florham Park, New Jersey 07932

    T: 973.410.4130 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 973.410.4169 Office Managing Partner: Carl M. Perri

  • Michigan City

    Indiana 46360

    200 Commerce Square

    Michigan City, Indiana 46360

    T: 219.262.6106 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partners: Paige M. Neel, Kimbley A. Kearney

  • Appleton

    Wisconsin 54914

    4650 W. Spencer Street

    Appleton, Wisconsin 54914

    T: 920.560.4658 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 920.968.4650 Office Managing Partner: Patrick L. Breen

  • Stamford

    Connecticut 06902

    68 Southfield Avenue

    2 Stamford Landing Suite 100

    Stamford, Connecticut 06902

    T: 203.921.0303 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Matthew J. Van Dusen

  • Tampa

    Florida 33609

    4830 West Kennedy Boulevard, One Urban Center

    Suite 600

    Tampa, Florida 33609

    T: 813.509.2578 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Anne E. Kevlin

  • San Francisco

    California 94111

    100 Pine Street

    Suite 1250

    San Francisco, California 94111

    T: 415.745.3598 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman