With over 50 years of combined litigation experience, Adria Mossing and Jim Navarre formed the firm of Mossing & Navarre, LLC. The firm’s practice areas include the representation of injured parties and their families in personal injury, medical malpractice, birth injury, nursing home injury, construction accidents, motor vehicle accidents, and trucking accident cases. Jim Navarre also represents individuals in criminal defense matters.
Adria Mossing has represented clients in multi-million dollar cases both at trial and by way of settlement in Cook County and the surrounding counties. She also obtained a record breaking settlement in McLean County in a medical malpractice action.
Ms. Mossing has been recognized as an Illinois Super Lawyer in the area of plaintiff’s medical malpractice and she is active in many professional organizations. She is a past president of the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois. Ms. Mossing has also been named to serve as the Legislative Liaison for the Commercial Litigation Committee of the Chicago Bar Association. She is a member of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, the Kankakee Bar Association and the American Board of Trial Advocates.
Ms. Mossing received her B.A. in English from Northwestern University in 1983. She received her J.D. from DePaul College of Law in 1988. While at DePaul, she served on the DePaul Law Review and was the Managing Editor of Notes and Comments. Most recently, she was selected to serve as an inaugural board member of the DePaul Law Alumni Engagement Board.
Ms. Mossing has authored publications including co-authoring the IICLE chapter on Illinois Civil Practice Pleadings. She has also served as an adjunct professor at DePaul College of Law where she taught a course on Medical Malpractice.
Jim Navarre represents individuals in civil and criminal litigation. He has obtained numerous multimillion dollar jury verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients in several jurisdictions. He has represented clients in numerous high-profile cases.
He was named as a Top 40 Under 40 Attorney in Illinois by Law Bulletin Publishing. Jim has tried more than 400 cases and he has successfully argued before the Illinois Supreme Court. He has written prevailing briefs before the United States Supreme Court. Jim is a member of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, and Federal Trial bar.
Jim received his B.S. in psychology from the University of Illinois in 1990 where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He received his J.D. from Loyola School of Law in 1993 where he graduated Cum Laude. He has lectured on evidence and trial advocacy for DePaul College of Law and Loyola Law School. Jim is a co-author of chapters for Illinois Civil Practice and he has lectured for the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association.