Jason W. Jording

Jason W. Jording

jasonj@jameskellylawfirm.comT.309-679-0900 F.309-679-0919

Jason Jording is an attorney at James Kelly Law Firm’s Peoria, IL location. Jason is focused on litigation and trial practice, handling many of the most complex litigation matters at James Kelly Law Firm.  Prior to working for James Kelly Law Firm, Jason was an Air Force officer, conducting electronic warfare and strategic reconnaissance missions for the United States on the Air Force’s premier signals intelligence aircraft, the RC-135V/W Rivet Joint.  While working as a trial attorney for the James Kelly Law Firm, Jason has arbitrated workers’ compensation claims in front of the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission, completed jury trials in both Illinois Circuit Court and Federal District Court, and argued cases in front of the Illinois Appellate Court.


  • Southern Illinois University Law School, J.D.
  • Bradley University, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois

Court Admissions

  • Illinois Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois

About Us

JKLF is a premiere boutique litigation firm, specializing in mass and catastrophic complex claims. JKLF is a national firm with offices in Illinois, the St. Louis Metro Area, and New York. We are trial lawyers that have decades of collective experience representing our clients in complex litigation. We are courtroom advocates. Our size and selectivity allow us to provide preeminent legal services. Our clients receive zealous representation and personalized attention from our experienced attorneys on every case and at every stage throughout the litigation. JKLF fosters an environment that promotes teamwork and collaboration, and where our lawyers are confident to explore new and creative ways to assist our clients. Our clients value and trust us because we offer more than legal counsel. We understand client priorities and become partners and trusted advisors. At JKLF, we pride ourselves on our talent, teamwork, and results. From jury trials and bench trials, to arbitrations and appeals, our litigation team is consistently recognized for successfully handling complex, high-stakes matters for our clients in challenging venues across the country.