Law Office of Jonathan A. Backman
Law Office of Jonathan A. Backman
117 North Center Street, Bloomington, Illinois 61701
Call  309-820-7420 jbackman@backlawoffice.com


Law Office of Jonathan A. Backman
117 N Center St
Bloomington, IL 61701-5001
Telephone: 309-820-7420
Fax: 309-820-7430


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Practice Area Overview

Serving the Legal Needs of the People of Bloomington

You don't have to go to Chicago for a great lawyer. The Law Office of Jonathan A. Backman, located in Bloomington, Illinois, provides clients with experienced, personalized legal representation in a variety of practice areas. To learn more e-mail their office or call 309-820-7420.

Corporate Restructuring and Chapter 11

If your business is facing financial difficulties, filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy may be a good option. If your business files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, you will most likely continue to operate the business with oversight of the court. Attorney Jonathan Backman has 20 years of experience helping companies of all sizes restructure and return to profitability.

He also represents creditor and all other parties who have a stake in a struggling business.

Complex Commercial Litigation

The Law Office of Jonathan A. Backman represents small companies in commercial litigation with large banks and corporations. The firm helps clients resolve a variety of legal matters including:

  • Breaches of contract
  • Interference of contractual relations
  • Antitrust relations
  • Trade secrets
  • Customer lists

Civil Rights/Employee Rights

If you are facing harassment due to discrimination, or if your privacy has been invaded by the government, the Law Office of Jonathan A. Backman can help you fight for your rights and collect damages.

Civil and Criminal Appeal

On every level of federal and state government, the Law Office of Jonathan A. Backman has skillfully represented their clients' appeals. Whether it be a small claims matter before a local judge or a complex commercial litigation case before the United States Supreme Court, the firm is always prepared and vigorously represents its clients.

ERISA and Insurance Litigation

If you are experiencing difficulty in collecting on an insurance claim, you should contact a qualified lawyer immediately. The steps you take early on greatly affect the later results.

The Law Office of Jonathan A. Backman is experienced in handling complicated insurance claims, particularly employee benefit plans that require a special level of care and sophistication.

Criminal Defense

When defending a client faces criminal charges, the Law Office of Jonathan A. Backman fights for that individual's rights with aggressive representation. Attorney Backman has been defending clients in criminal proceedings since his second year of law school, over 20 years ago. He is extremely knowledgeable and skilled in all criminal court proceedings.

E-mail the Law Office of Jonathan A. Backman or call 309-820-7420 if you have legal needs in any of these practice areas. The firm responds quickly to all e-mails and phone calls. Mr. Backman's office is conveniently located one block from the Law and Justice Center in downtown Bloomington, Illinois.