John D. Beckham is a native of Mt. Vernon, Illinois. He received his undergraduate degree at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2013, where he majored in statistics, and later received his law degree from the Southern Illinois University School of Law in 2016. While attending law school, John served as an editor of the Journal of Legal Medicine.
Prior to joining the firm in 2022, John worked as an associate attorney for an insurance defense firm, where he also clerked during law school. He also gained valuable litigation experience as a partner in a local personal injury law firm. John is licensed to practice in Illinois, as well as the US District Court—Southern and Central District of Illinois. John currently resides in O’Fallon, Illinois. In his spare time, John enjoys spending time with his son Callahan.