HUNTER LAW FIRM, P.C. 618-548-9949
HUNTER LAW FIRM, P.C.  618-548-9949

The Hunter Law Firm, P.C. Legal Team

We stand for expertise and years of experience in a wide variety of legal disciplines. Read our profiles below to get to know us better.

Jared J. Hunter

Attorney at Law


Practice Areas:

  • Real Estate Law
  • Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts
  • Estate Administration
  • Nursing Home Planning
  • Agricultural Law




Southern Illinois University School of Law

           Juris Doctor - 2005


Southern Illinois University

           Bachelor of Science - 2002

           Major: Bachelor of Science in Agribusiness                  Economics, with Minor in Accounting

           Magna Cum Laude 



Jared J. Hunter is a 1998 Graduate of Salem Community High School.  He has achieved the rank of Eagle Scout and received the American FFA Degree while attending SCHS.


After graduating a Semester Early from Law School in December 2005 and passing the February 2006 bar exam, what is now Hunter Law Firm, P.C. was founded with significant renovations to make the current facility custom built for a modern law office out of the structure that was the old June Reeds clothing store.


Jared J. Hunter operated a grain farm that reached 1600 acres with his father James E. Hunter up until such time as his father retired and Jared J. Hunter decided to devote his full time to the law practice in 2010.


Former board member of the Greater Salem Chamber of Commerce and Current Board Member on the Salem Community High School Academic Foundation.


Married Justine E. Hunter in 2012.

They attended Grace Church of the Nazarene in Salem, IL with their daughter.

Timothy J. Hudspeth

Attorney at Law


Practice Areas:

  • General Litigation
  • Municipal
  • Bankruptcy
  • Real Estate Law
  • Estate Planning and Administration
  • Workers Compensation 
  • Social Security Disability
  • Criminal


Illinois, 2008



Southern Illinois University School of Law

           Juris Doctor - 2008

McKendree University, Lebanon, IL

           Bachelor of Science - 2005

           Major: Computer Information Systems



Tim was raised in Carlyle, Illinois and attended McKendree University in Lebanon, Illinois where he earned Bachelor's of Science degree in computer information systems.  He then went on to attend law school at Southern Illinois University School of Law in Carbondale.  Since joining Hunter Law Firm, P.C., Tim has made it a point to be active in the community where he has spent time serving on the Salem City Council, the Salem Tourism Board, the board of directors for the Salem Community Activities Center, the Greater Salem Chamber of Commerce (past-president) and the St. Theresa of Avila pastoral council.  Tim practices primarily in the areas of creditor’s rights and collection; real estate law; estate planning and administration; municipal law; bankruptcy; traffic / criminal; and general civil litigation.


Jessica N. Hudspeth

Attorney at Law


Practice Areas:


Dissolution of Marriage

Parentage Cases

Allocation of Parental Responsibilities

Child Support

Orders of Protection

Guardianships of Minor Children




Illinois, 2008



Southern Illinois University School of Law

           Juris Doctor - 2008

Murray State University

           Bachelor of Arts - 2005

           Major: Liberal Arts (English & Multicultural, Class and Gender Studies)



Jessica understands that family law matters are often stressful for clients as well as their families.  It is important to find representation with an attorney who makes you feel comfortable during these difficult situations.  Jessica believes that an effective  attorney is attentive to a client's case as well as their emotions during the proceedings.


Jessica moved to Illinois in 2008, following her graduation from Southern Illinois University.  Jessica has practiced law for more than 9 years, and, her practice is focused on family law.  In 2011, Jessica and her husband moved to Marion County after beginning work at Hunter Law Firm, P.C., in Salem, Illinois.


When not practicing law, Jessica enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter.

Contact Us

Hunter Law Firm, P.C.

104 W Main St

Salem, IL 62881






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Office Hours

We can be reached during the following hours:

Monday-Thursday 8:30-4:30

Friday  8:30-noon


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