Attorney Profile

Graham Ogilvy

Graham Ogilvy

Graham Ogilvy

ATTORNEY AT LAW

Contact Me:

217-619-8191

Biography

Graham Ogilvy attended undergraduate school at the University of Michigan where he majored in History. He graduated in 2007 before attending law school at the Hofstra University School of Law in Long Island, New York.

Graham has been a practicing attorney in Central Illinois since 2012, and came to work for Shay and Associates Law Firm in 2016, where he concentrates his practice in the areas of personal injury, workers' compensation, and medical malpractice. He is licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois and in the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois.   

Graham is an active member of the St. Andrew's Society of Central Illinois and plays the snare drum in the Society's bagpipe band. He is also an Ambassador for Hope, a non-profit organization specializing in the treatment of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and developmental disabilities.

Education

  • Hofstra University School of Law, Hempstead, New York
    • Juris Doctor - 2010
  • University of Michigan
    • B.S. - 2007
    • Major: History

Bar Admission

  • Illinois, 2012
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 2019

Published Works

  • Belhas v. Ya'Alon: The Case for a Jus Cogens Exception to the Foreigh Sovereign Immunities Act, Hostra Journal of International Business and Law, Volume 8, Issue 1, 2009

Representative Clients

  • Individuals injured in motor vehicle accidents
  • Individuals who have experienced medical malpractice
  • Individuals injured in the workplace

Languages

  • English

Professional Associations

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 2012 to Present
  • Decatur Bar Association, Member, 2012 to Present
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2016 to Present

Current Employment Position

  • Attorney