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GARY JOE STOKES was born and raised in Vermilion County, Illinois, and graduated from Ridge Farm High School in 1975. Gary was valedictorian of his class and co-captain of the Bulldog football team his senior year. Gary attended Davidson College in North Carolina and graduated in 1979. Gary played four years of varsity football for the Wildcats and served as a captain his senior year.
Gary earned his Juris Doctor degree from Southern Illinois University School of Law in 1983 and began his legal career as an associate attorney with the law firm of Harvey & Stuckel, Chtd. in Peoria, Illinois, in 1983. Gary's practice was concentrated in the fields of workers compensation and personal injury.
In 1985, Gary returned home to Vermilion County and established his own practice representing citizens in Vermilion, Edgar, and Champaign Counties. Gary's practice was and remains concentrated in the representation of injured workers, personal injury, and disability litigation.
Gary has spent over thirty years developing the knowledge necessary to analyze the most complex legal and medical issues facing injured persons and the skills necessary to maximize their recovery.