Jeff Hammer’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation in state and federal court. Mr. Hammer has represented businesses, individual investors, corporate officers and directors, and entertainment studios as both plaintiffs and defendants in litigation involving business torts, trade secret claims, contract disputes, and state and federal securities claims. He also has represented individuals in criminal proceedings and investigations.
Mr. Hammer also maintains an active pro bono practice, having recently partnered with organizations including Inner City Law Center and the Alliance for Children’s Rights.
Prior to joining Caldwell Leslie & Proctor, Mr. Hammer practiced for two years at McDermott Will & Emery LLP in Chicago.