Jim D. Lucie, Partner

Jim Lucie grew up in the small-town community of Augusta, Illinois. 
Staying true to his rural mid-western heritage, Jim has built his law career in west central Illinois.  In 1970, he joined the law practice of U.S. Collins in Bushnell, IL.  Jim later acquired this practice in 1972, and expanded the practice to Macomb, the county seat of McDonough Co., in 1974. 

Jim graduated from Western Illinois University with a degree in Agriculture Economics before going on to receive his M.S. from the University of Missouri (also in Ag. Econ.); after that, he went on to receive his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Illinois.
In addition, Jim is a charter member of the Alpha Tau Chapter of Alpha Gramma Rho fraternity, and an active community leader involved with the Macomb Schools, McDonough County YMCA, and the First Presbyterian Church.

Email: jim@lucielaw.com
Lisa M. Scalf, Partner

Lisa Scalf was born and raised in Macomb, Illinois.
After graduating from Macomb High School in 1997, Lisa attended Carl Sandburg College in Galesburg, Illinois, receiving her Associate of Science in Accounting in 1999. Lisa then attended Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois where she graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Bachelor of Arts in Administration of Justice in 2001. Lisa remained at Southern Illinois University and attended the SIU School of Law, graduating with her Juris Doctor degree and joining the Illinois Bar in 2005.

Lisa is a member of the American Bar Association and the McDonough County Bar Association. Lisa and her husband, Corey Scalf, also an MHS graduate, are happy to be back home. Lisa is the daughter of Larry and Ardell Thompson of Macomb.

Email: lisa@lucielaw.com


Justin M. Bougher, Partner

Justin Bougher was born on the west side of Chicago, Illinois. Justin attended college at the University of Iowa and obtained a Bachelor's Degree in English in 2006. After graduation he returned to Chicago and attended the DePaul University College of Law, obtaining his Juris Doctor in 2010. After graduating from DePaul Justin moved to Macomb, Illinois and worked as an Assistant State's Attorney in McDonough County until 2014 when he joined the firm.

Justin now lives in Macomb with his wife, Stephanie, and their son Hayden. He practices primarily criminal defense and represents the criminally accused in a range of counties including McDonough, Warren, Henderson, Knox, Fulton, Hancock, and Schuyler.

Email: justin@lucielaw.com


Emily S. Sutton, Partner

Emily S. Sutton grew up in Quincy, Illinois. She graduated magna cum laude from Quincy University in 1999 with a Bachelor of Arts in English. She earned her Juris Doctor in 2004 from Saint Louis University. Emily was a law clerk to Justice Robert Cook of the Fourth Appellate District of Illinois for four years before joining Scholz, Loos, Palmer, Siebers & Duesterhaus in Quincy, where she practiced until June 2015.

Emily now lives in Macomb with her husband, Chris, a Western Illinois University professor. She is the proud mom to three and step-mom to two bright and beautiful kids.

Emily is an Appellate Lawyer's Association board member, and she was named a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2015. Her practice focuses on family law matters, estate planning, business and employment issues, and civil litigation.

Email: emily@lucielaw.com



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