James C. Harman

Location: Chicago, Illinois
Fax: 312-346-5180
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Mr. Harman is a member of the Chicago Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, American Bar Association, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, and American Association for Justice.

Mr. Harman is a litigation partner of the firm and since 1990 has specialized in medical malpractice litigation winning a number of multi-million dollar awards. Mr. Harman is a former registered respiratory therapist.

Prior to joining the firm in 1988, Mr. Harman was a staff attorney for the United States Treasury Department and Special Assistant United States Attorney in Chicago, Illinois.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1988

Areas of Practice

  • Medical Malpractice

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1998
  • Illinois, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia, 1998


  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. – 1987
    • Honors: With Distinction
  • Southern Illinois University
    • B.S. – 1980
  • Northwestern University
    • C.R.T. – 1982

Honors and Awards

  • American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys – 10 Best Attorneys, 2016 (Illinois)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Chicago Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • United States Treasury Department, Staff Attorney
  • Chicago, Illinois, Special Assistant United States Attorney