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Jeffery M. Wilday 
Springfield, Illinois
Managing Partner
phone 217-280-4271
fax 217-544-9609
email Email Me

Primary Industries Served:

Agriculture and General Farming; Business Laws; Commercial Banking and Bank Related Matters; Labor and Employment; Healthcare Matters involving Hospitals, Doctors, Medical Offices and Clinics.

Areas of Practice:
30% Employment Law--Employer
25% Business and Commercial Law
20% Business Organizations
Litigation Percentage:
20% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Bar Admissions:
Illinois, 1977
U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 1977
U.S. Supreme Court, 2003
Washington University School of Law, St Louis, Missouri, 1977

Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1974

Representative Clients:
U.S. Bank, N.A.
Central Laborers' Pension Welfare and Annuity Funds
First National Bank of Dwight
Middletown State Bank
Hanson Professional Services Inc.
BJ & Company
Greenville College
Midwest Family Broadcasting
Nelson Oil Company, Inc.
EOS, Inc.
Carlinville National Bank
Landes Trucking
Town & Country Bank
Illinois National Bank
Sysco of Central Illinois, Inc.
Hope Institute for Children & Families
Illinois Professional Land Surveyors Association
H.D. Smith Wholesale Drug Co.
Smith Medical Partners LLC
Honors and Awards:
Selected to “Super Lawyers” in the practice areas of Employment & Labor, Business/Corporate, 2005 - 2006

Selected as a Leading Lawyer by Leading Lawyer Network in a statewide survey conducted by Law Bulletin Publishing Company, 2004 - Present

Past Employment Positions:
Brown, Hay & Stephens, Associate, 1977 - 1982

Brown, Hay & Stephens, Partner, 1982 - Present

Springfield Office •
205 S. 5th Street
Suite 700
Springfield, IL 62701
Toll Free: 888.763.9594
Phone: 217.280.4271
Fax: 217.544.9609

Chicago Office •
20 S. Clark Street
Suite 3000
Chicago, IL 60603
Toll Free: 888.763.9594
Phone: 217.280.4271
Fax: 217.544.9609

Representative Clients

Brown, Hay & Stephens, LLP, provides legal counsel and representation for businesses, government entities, and individuals in Springfield, Illinois, and downstate Illinois communities such as Decatur, Mt. Vernon, Peoria, Rockford, Champaign, Bloomington, Quincy, Effingham, Urbana, Danville, Galesburg, Kankakee, Carbondale, and Carlinville, Illinois.

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