Jerald D. Dehne was born in Red Bud, Illinois in 1991. He received his bachelor’s degree in sociology from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and a second bachelor’s degree in paralegal studies from Southern Illinois University. He earned his Juris Doctorate, with a specialization in intellectual property law, from Southern Illinois University School of Law in 2023, where he was a member of the school’s honors program and was awarded the Lincoln’s Inn Certificate for outstanding leadership and service to the law school.
Prior to obtaining his Juris Doctorate, Mr. Dehne worked in the medical field as a nurse assistant. The knowledge and experience gained there makes Mr. Dehne an asset for our workers’ compensation, medical negligence, and personal injury cases. Mr. Dehne is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, the Jackson County Bar Association, and the Southern Illinois Inn of Court.