Segal McCambridge is pleased to announce that Jason Eckerly has been appointed as the firm’s Managing Shareholder after nearly two decades at the firm. Eckerly oversees strategic planning for all offices across eleven states, guiding the firm’s growth and expanding its high-quality services to clients.
“It’s an honor to serve as the firm’s new Managing Shareholder and lead such a talented group of attorneys and staff. We continue our commitment to providing state-of-the-art, cutting-edge legal services that are client-focused and results-driven,” said Eckerly. “Our outstanding team of legal professionals sets our firm apart and allows us to serve clients nationwide. We remain dedicated to strategic growth, implementing innovative technologies, fostering a diverse and inclusive culture, and uplifting our communities; these are top priorities for our firm.”
Eckerly’s practice focuses on general liability litigation, toxic tort, product liability, and complex commercial matters. He works with clients to assess and analyze risk, develop long-term strategies, train local counsel, and implement case protocols. Eckerly is a published legal author and frequent lecturer. He earned his J.D. from DePaul University College of Law and his B.A. from Michigan State University.
“Under Jason’s guidance, our firm is entering a new generation of leadership with a renewed focus on legal tech, operations, and sophisticated legal services,” said Don Segal. “Our clients drive us to evolve our services to meet their needs and the needs of their communities. We are confident that Jason’s leadership will advance our firm, continuing our longstanding commitment to providing clients with robust and thoughtful legal counsel.”