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Charles A. Pierce
Chuck Pierce is the founding partner of Pierce Law Firm, P.C.  He has a long track record of handling complex and high-profile litigation. His practice is based in St. Clair and Madison County IL, locations long-known as  mine-fields for unprepared litigants.  Mr. Pierce has an excellent track record in trials throughout Southern Illinois, in both State and Federal Court.  He has tried a broad range of cases, including medical malpractice claims, products liability and civil rights.

Mr. Pierce obtained a bachelor's degree from the University of Iowa and then received his J.D. degree magna cum laude from Southern Illinois University. After successfully completing the bar exam both in Illinois and Missouri, Mr. Pierce clerked for an Illinois Appellate Judge in Peoria.  He then spent over 15 years as trial lawyer at a large national firm.  In 2008, he formed the Pierce Law Firm, P.C. 

Mr. Pierce takes pride in personally handling every case to ensure that every claim, no matter the size, is given the attention it deserves.

Mr. Pierce has been repeatedly voted by his peers to be a Leading Lawyer, an honor only given to the top 5% of lawyers in Illinois. He also has been awarded an "AV" rating by his peers, the highest possible rating, which recognizes both his outstanding legal ability his high ethical standards


J.D., magna cum laude, Southern Illinois University School of Law, 1991  

B.S, University of Iowa, 1988

Bar Admissions



U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois and Central District of Illinois

U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit