Adopt a family for Christmas

The entire office staff joined in to “Adopt a family for Christmas” by providing gifts and clothes for a family of four in the Rockford area.  In the picture, Shonna and Gloria are delivering the gifts to a Salvation Army employee. We all hope the family has a wonderful Christmas.


Preparing for trial

Issues in workers’ compensation cases can be involved and require extensive development of both factual and legal evidence. Here Tracy is putting her heart and soul into getting ready for a trial. In this case, the very factually and legally complicated issue of, “when does mental stress which causes physical injury become work related”. The…


Halloween 2012

On October 31st the staff at the Law Office of Jim Black donned the Halloween costumes and had some fun. One staff person, Kristy, dressed up as another staff person, Gloria. Kristy made a pretty good Gloria. Here she is doing Gloria’s “coffee dance”. Gloria tends to do this dance in the morning once the…


Summit Award

The Law Office of Jim Black wins an award for its TV ad! The Law Office of Jim Black and Associates was recently awarded the Creative Award from Summit International for its latest TV ad.  This is the one entitled, “Jim Black Super Hero”. Summit International Award notes, “The Summit International Award is the oldest…