Douglas R. Hoffman

Admitted to Practice

  • 2006, Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit


  • Southern Illinois University School of Law, J.D. magna cum laude, 2006
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.A. in Political Science, 2003


  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Jefferson County Bar Association, Former President
  • Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce, Former Legal Counsel
  • Illinois YMCA Youth & Government, Board Chairman
  • Mt. Vernon First United Methodist Church, Staff/Parish Relations  Endowment Board Member
  • Mt. Vernon Township High School Foundation – Board of Directors

Practice Areas

Representative Clients

  • Peoples National Bank, N.A., Community Partners Savings Bank


  • Former State’s Attorney and Assistant State’s Attorney, Jefferson County
  • Dobbs v. Wiggins, 401 Ill.App.3d 367 (5th Dist. 2010)
  • “Funding of Local Anti-Crime Programs Through the Courts” Illinois Crimestoppers Association Annual Conference, 2015
  • “Tier II Reporting to the Illinois Emergency Management Agency” Illinois Oil and Gas Association Fall Meeting, 2007