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James G Fahey

James G Fahey

Practice areas:

Commercial, Intellectual Property, Employment & Labor, Appeals, Government

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Commercial: 40%
  2. Intellectual Property: 25%
  3. Employment & Labor: 15%
  4. Government: 10%
  5. Appeals: 10%

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Contact Info

Sorling Northrup

1 North Old State Capitol Plaza, Suite 200
P.O. Box 5131
Springfield, IL, 62705


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199705/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderSorling Northrup2000 - 2013

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Sangamon County Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Prazen v. Shoop (Illlinois Municipal Retirement Fund)Illinois Supreme Court ruled in favor of client and against IMRF
Barber v. City of SpringfieldAppellate Court affirmed trial court's dsimssal in favor of City and Developer
Loman v. FreemanIllinois Supreme Court ruled in favor of client and recoganized a cause of action for Veterinary Malpractice exists in Illinois

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Publication NameTitleDate
Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal EducationNegligent Hiring & Retention of Employees; Illinois Causes of Action Elements, Forms & Winning Practice Tips: Estate, Business & Non Personal lnjury2005
Illinois Realtors MagazineOpening Doors to Equal Opportunity: In-Depth Coverage of Fair Housing Law and Requirements for Realtors2001
Illinois Bar JournalAppeals from Plea Agreements; New Rules Clarify Law2000
St. Louis Pulic Law ReviewUnited States v. National Treasury Employees Union: Restrictions on Free Speech of Government Employees and the Re-Balancing of Pickering1996

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
St. Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, MOLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Benedictine University, Lisle, ILPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1984