JEFFREY S. ELMER recently joined Gunty & McCarthy as an associate focusing his practice in the areas of toxic tort and personal injury litigation. Mr. Elmer is licensed in the State of Illinois and is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association and Chicago Bar Association.
Mr. Elmer received his Juris Doctor from DePaul University College of Law and also achieved his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from San Francisco State University. He has previously clerked for the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office in both the Civil Actions Bureau and Felony Trial Division under a 711 license prosecuting criminal cases. Under that same license, he has also defended indigent clients in Criminal Appeals. He was previously awarded with the “CALI Excellence for the Future” Award. Additionally, he has done volunteer work with the Wills For Heroes Foundation, assisting first responders and their families prepare important estate planning documents.