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Jeffrey S.
Hebrank

Partner

jhebrank@heplerbroom.com

618-307-1129

Edwardsville, IL

 

Areas of Practice

  • Asbestos
  • Cybersecurity
  • Products Liability
  • Toxic Tort

Education

  • St. Louis University School of Law, J.D., 1982
  • University of Dayton, B.A. in History, 1979

Admissions

  • Illinois
  • Missouri
  • Illinois Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Courts for the
    • Southern, Central and Northern Districts of Illinois
    • Eastern District of Missouri

Practice Description


Jeffrey S. Hebrank is a partner in HeplerBroom LLC, a law firm that specializes in litigation, with a primary emphasis on litigation defense. The firm has offices in cities that are widely known as active litigation venues [Edwardsville (Madison County), Springfield, and Chicago, Illinois, and St. Louis, Missouri].

Mr. Hebrank’s trial experience covers many areas of personal injury and bodily injury litigation, with a special emphasis in the areas of asbestos and toxic tort. He has been involved in asbestos litigation since 1988 and has tried asbestos cases to verdict throughout the country for Raybestos, Celotex, Owens-Corning, W.R. Grace, Bondex, Georgia-Pacific, and RPM. He is currently on national trial teams for Georgia-Pacific and Pneumo-Abex.

Bar/Professional Associations


  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel
    • Past President
    • 10-year Board Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Madison County Bar Association
  • The Missouri Bar

Awards & Distinctions


  • AV Preeminent® Attorney by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Best Lawyers in America (2007-2018)
    • 2017 "Lawyer of the Year” – Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions-Defendants (St. Louis Metropolitan Area)
  • Top 100 Lawyers in Illinois (by Chicago Magazine) (2010)
  • Distinguished Member Award, Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel (2014)
  • Illinois Leading Lawyers (2005-2018)
    • Advisory Board Member
    • Featured in Leading Lawyers Network Magazine-Business Edition: “Madison County Litigator Wins the Tough Cases Through Preparation" (2010) (Read article here.)
  • Illinois Super Lawyer (2009-2017)
  • International Who's Who of Product Liability Defence Lawyers (2016-2017)