Joseph M. Eichberger

Income Member

Mr. Eichberger graduated with a B.A degree in in Philosophy from DePaul and an ROTC commission in the United States Army. Thereafter, he was on active duty as a Lieutenant from 1970 through 1972, serving mainly in South Korea.

Mr. Eichberger graduated from Northern Illinois University Law School and pursued civil trial litigation initially as a plaintiff’s subrogation attorney and then as a defense attorney. He has more than 35 years of experience in insurance defense, insurance-related litigation and non-litigation matters. Mr. Eichberger has experience in negligence, contracts, bailment and warehouseman’s liability. He has had more than 50 bench and jury trials. Mr. Eichberger is licensed to practice in Illinois State Courts and in the Northern District of Illinois, to include the Federal Trial Bar.

Mr. Eichberger is an active member of the Chicago Bar Association Judicial Evaluation Committee. He serves as pro bono counsel on the Illinois Commission on Diversity and Human Relations. Mr. Eichberger is married with two children.

DID YOU KNOW: I ride a surfboard at every opportunity.

  • Education:
    • J.D., Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, IL, 1978
    • B.A., DePaul University, Chicago, IL, 1968
  • Professional Memberships & Associations:
    • Chicago Bar Association- Judicial Evaluation Committee
    • Pro Bono Counsel -The Illinois Commission on Diversity and Human Relations
  • Seminars & Presentations:
    • “Notice Defense & Premise Liability Cases,” Chicago
    • “Defense in Common Law Construction Negligence,” Chicago
    • “Moorman Implications in Construction Defect Litigation,” Chicago

Chicago, Illinois 312-377-1501 | Schererville, Indiana 219-488-2590

Chicago, Illinois


Schererville, Indiana