James P. Balog


Direct: 312-422-6160

Fax: 312-422-6110

Professional Overview

Jim has more than 30 years of experience in numerous areas including professional liability, construction accident litigation, pharmacy and medical malpractice, and litigation based on third party criminal acts. He handles all types of premises liability cases for major retailers including slip-and-fall, falling merchandise and false arrest/malicious prosecution.

An accomplished trial attorney, Jim is a Partner at the O’Hagan Meyer Chicago office. Jim has tried cases before juries throughout Illinois in state and federal courts as well as Northwest Indiana. He is licensed in both Illinois and Indiana and has pro haced in various other states.


Jim graduated from the University of Illinois in 1978 and obtained his law degree at The John Marshall Law School where he was on the Law Review.

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