Champaign, IL Attorney Offers Complete Solutions

Extensive legal knowledge leads to effective, winning strategies

Capable management of legal issues can mean the difference between success and failure in numerous areas that impact your life. When you need reliable legal advice or representation, the James D. Cottrell Law Office, P.C. is prepared to help. For more than 30 years, I have served individuals and businesses in Champaign and the surrounding counties. When you retain my services, you get an attorney who is:

  • Motivated — You place a great deal of trust in the attorney you choose to represent you. I do everything in my power to prove you made the right choice.
  • Reputable — Over more than 30 years, I have built an enviable reputation for legal knowledge, skillful litigation and professional ethics.
  • Highly responsive — As the client, you are in charge of your litigation or transaction. Once I understand your goals, I can present issues for you to consider so you can make informed decisions about the legal strategies I propose. My goal is always to achieve the best possible results under the facts of your case.

In my practice, I take a hands-on approach, managing every detail of your case and keeping you apprised of any developments. I understand that frequent communication gives you peace of mind, and make every effort to deliver prompt responses to your calls and emails. In numerous civil actions, I’ve shown myself to be a skilled litigator, but whenever possible, I try to spare clients the time and expense of a trial by resolving conflicts in a cost-effective manner through principled negotiations, arbitration or mediation.

Skilled representation for a variety of legal needs

The James D. Cottrell Law Office strives to deliver complete solutions to your legal problems. We have extensive experience in a wide variety of legal matters related to:

  • Business law — Reliable advice on every aspect of your business from formation to dissolution
  • Estate planning — Comprehensive and effective asset protection strategies to safeguard your retirement and your legacy to your heirs
  • Personal injury — Determined plaintiff representation for victims of auto accidents, slip and fall incidents, defective products, medical malpractice and other injury events
  • Real estate law — Representation for buyers, sellers, landlords and tenants in transactions or disputes over residential and commercial property
  • Civil litigation — Effective dispute management at trial and in negotiations, mediation and arbitration concerning various civil matters
  • Environmental law, land use and zoning — Assistance with permitting and compliance for businesses and land developers
  • Government relations — Skilled assistance for businesses communicating their concerns to administrative agencies and elected officials in local, state, and federal government

Over the years, many satisfied clients have retained my services across various areas of practice. By managing your legal matter with meticulous care, I hope to become your first choice for legal assistance in the future.

Contact an experienced and dedicated civil law attorney in Champaign, IL

The James D. Cottrell Law Office, P.C. provides skilled representation and reliable advice for a variety of legal needs. To get the benefit of more than 30 years of legal experience, schedule a consultation today. Call my Champaign office at 217-693-4905 or contact me online.