James F. Dennis



Jim graduated from Gonzaga Law School in 1975.  He practiced law in California until 1978 when he and his wife decided to return to their hometown of Keokuk, Iowa so he could start a solo practice.  Since then, he has maintained an active general practice in Iowa, which expanded to include Illinois in 1984.    

Over the past 40 years, Jim has represented clients in almost every area of the law including family matters, real estate, business, personal injury, medical malpractice and criminal law, to name a few.  Some representative Corporate Clients include the Keokuk Community School District, State Central Bank, Keokuk Low Rent Housing Agency, Union Electric Co. and Roquette America, Inc., an international manufacturing company.

Jim is an experienced Trial Attorney, having tried many cases before juries.  Some of these have been high profile cases involving murder, capital punishment/death penalty, personal injury and wrongful death.  Other work includes business, real estate and probate litigation.  Jim is a member of the Iowa Trial Lawyers Association (Association for Justice) and the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and former member of the Illinois Capital Litigation Bar…to read more, click here.