The Ackerman family has been serving central Illinois clients since 1949. J. Waldo Ackerman served as Sangamon County States Attorney, as a State Circuit Judge and as a Federal Judge. Jim Ackerman Served as an Assistant Prosecutor, a Public Defender, and worked for a small firm in Springfield before founding Ackerman Law Office. Jim has handled a great variety of cases. Jim now concentrates in injury claims for victims, but is available in other areas, including debt collection and probate.