Jeffrey Archambeault was born and raised in Joliet, Illinois. He attended Joliet Catholic Academy, and went on to attend the University of St Francis, where he graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History. He then attended the John Marshall Law School, where he was a member of the Trial Advocacy and Dispute Resolution Honors Board. He received his Juris Doctor degree in 2008, and is licensed to practice law in the state of Illinois.
Jeff focuses his practice on civil litigation. He has extensive experience in the areas of eminent domain, municipal law, criminal law, mechanics liens, and creditors’ rights. He handles most of the firm’s forcible entry and detainer litigation. He has represented small businesses and homeowners associations in reviewing and updating covenants and declarations as well as collecting fees owed. He has served as a local prosecutor for small villages in Will County, being responsible for the prosecution of traffic offenses and ordinance violations. Prior to joining Kavanagh Grumley & Gorbold, he also represented the Will County Division of Transportation in the acquisition of numerous parcels through the use of eminent domain for roadway construction. Jeff is an active member of both the Illinois Bar Association and the Will County Bar Association, for which he serves on the Board of Directors. Jeff has also been selected by the Leading Lawyers network as an emerging lawyerSM for 2017. In his spare time, Jeff is an avid golfer and is very active in his church, St. Joseph’s Joliet.
- Illinois, 2008
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2008
- U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois, 2017
- John Marshall Law School
J.D. – 2008
- University of St. Francis
B.A., History – 2004
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Illinois State Bar Association
- Will County Bar Association