Attorney James C. Ferrell
Nursing home neglect lawyer committed to helping Chicago clients
James C. Ferrell grew up in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois, where both of his parents were Professors at Illinois State University. He moved to Texas and attended the University of Texas in Austin for his undergraduate and law school education. He served as an intern to the Texas Supreme Court’s Senior Justice during his final year of law school.
Mr. Ferrell’s litigation responsibilities have included trials in state and federal courts as well as arbitration before the American Arbitration Association.
Mr. Ferrell is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) and has been selected as a Super Lawyer every year since 2014.
Licensed to practice law since 1993, Mr. Ferrell is admitted to practice in Texas, Illinois, and Mississippi. Mr. Ferrell is also admitted to practice in the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, and U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas, Supreme Court of Texas and U.S. Court of Federal Claims.
University Of Texas, Juris Doctorate
University of Texas, Bachelor of Arts
Awards & Recognitions
Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2006-2007
Super Lawyers, Selected, 2014-2022
State of Illinois
State of Texas
State of Mississippi
Supreme Court of Texas
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
U.S. Court of Federal Claims
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Mississippi