James R. Dashiell


James Dashiell is a veteran litigation and trial attorney. James obtained both his undergraduate and law degrees from University of Michigan. Prior to joining Goodnow|McKay, James had his own practice in Chicago where he focused on plaintiff’s injury cases as well as complex insurance defense cases.

Education, Licensing, and Distinctions


  • University of Michigan, J.D.
  • University of Michigan, B.A., cum laude


  • State Bar of Arizona
  • State Bar of Illinois
  • State Bar of Michigan


  • AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry for professionalism and ethics