With his prior experience defending insurance companies, James uses his technical savvy to help consumers and small businesses navigate complex systems while seeking justice.
James Ulwick is an associate in DiCello Levitt’s Chicago office with experience litigating complex data breach cases, data privacy violations, complex commercial suits, and actions involving serious injuries. He represents classes of individuals, businesses, and public entities in a wide range of disputes, protecting their interests in an ever-growing, national practice. As a core member of the firm’s award-winning Privacy, Technology, and Cybersecurity Practice Group, James’ practice is on the cutting edge of emerging technologies.
Prior to joining the firm, James was an insurance defense attorney, representing individuals, corporations, and local municipalities through all stages of litigation. Since joining DiCello Levitt, he has worked with consumers to secure hundreds of millions of dollars in compensation for data privacy violations, defective products, and data breaches. James has used his experience on the defense side to help negotiate meaningful, forward-looking injunctive relief, to ensure that corporations are held both financially accountable for past wrongs, and made responsible for preventing future wrongdoing.
Highlighted by BestLawyers.com as “One to Watch,” James is putting his extensive litigation experience in federal and state courts across the country to work in protecting consumers and those injured by corporate malfeasance. Outside of the office, James has focused on assisting in the development of the next generation of trial and appellate litigators by coaching the Loyola University Chicago National Health Law Moot Court Team.
Recognized in Personal Injury Litigation, Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® (2024)
Winner, Loyola Chicago Moot Court Student of the Year (2015)
Winner, Annual Loyola Chicago Intraschool Moot Court Competition (2015)
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
- U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois
- Chicago Bar Association