Timothy M. Whiting
Founding + Managing Partner
Timothy M. Whiting is a leading truck accident and personal injury attorney. Together with the team at his firm, Tim fights hard for the full measure of justice for their clients’ harms and losses caused by the negligent conduct of others. He cares about the hardship his clients endure and works hard to reduce the stress of seeking justice so clients can focus on their health and their families.
A graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School, Tim is licensed to practice in both Illinois and Wisconsin. He has successfully won cases against large corporations, trucking companies, construction companies, hospitals, and doctors for their harmful negligence.
Tim has represented victims of trucking accidents, auto accidents, construction accidents, medical malpractice and serious personal injury cases across the country, winning jury verdicts and settlements in over 10 counties across four states.
Trucking Accident Success
Tim has extensive experience and success in litigating trucking accidents. He has a proven track record of holding trucking companies, truck drivers and others in the transportation chain accountable for the death, damages and harm caused by their lack of concern for safety.
Recognized as a top truck accident attorney, Tim is frequently asked to speak on truck accident litigation topics at national conferences with leading truck accident attorneys from across the country. Tim is also frequently publishing articles and blogs on topics involving trucking accidents.
Co-Counsel on Trucking Cases Across the Country
In light of his success in litigating truck cases, Tim is regularly sought out by other lawyers around the United States to either co-counsel or consult on their clients’ respective trucking cases. He has advised on cases in a number of different states through the USA.
Successful Results: Winning Verdicts and Settlements
The following are just a few of Tim’s notable truck accident, auto and construction accidents, medical malpractice and personal injury case results:
Awards and Accolades
As a result of his accomplishments in representing victims of truck accidents, and construction accidents, medical malpractice and serious personal injury, Tim has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Lawyers in Illinois by the National Trial Lawyers Association since 2008.
In 2015, he was named a Leading Lawyer for Personal Injury Law, an honor earned by fewer than 5% of attorneys in Illinois. Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, a top legal publication rating lawyer’s abilities, ranked Tim AV Preeminent, the highest rating a lawyer can receive for Legal Ability and Success in personal injury. (AV Preeminent is a significant rating accomplishment – a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.)
Tim has previously been named by the Law Bulletin Publishing Company as one of the Top 40 Lawyers Under Age 40 in Illinois. Tim’s success has also been recognized in various legal magazines.
Due to his skills and success in handling trucking cases, Tim has been appointed to the board of regents for the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys (ATAA). ATAA is a trucking organization made up of the top trucking accident attorneys in the country to promote training and education a higher expertise in handling and winning trucking crashes and concerted efforts to pass safety legislation to promote safer roads for our communities.
Legal Associations and Involvement
Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois
Hispanic National Bar Association
Illinois State bar Association
State Bar of Wisconsin
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Nominated to Executive Board of American Association for Justice Trucking Litigation Group as the Special Projects Committee Vice Chair
Articles about Tim
Illegal day cares exploit weakness in state law, put kids in danger - WTMJ - Oct 27, 2016
Charitable and Volunteer Activities
Tim serves on the Board of Catholic Charities and its Legal Advisory Committee.
He is also active in the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois by fundraising and raising awareness about kidney disease and live kidney donation.
Every month, Tim and his firm serve meals to the homeless and make contributions to a number of local charities and food pantries including Casa Catalina, St. Clement’s Hospitality Hour and Catholic Charities Thursday Night Suppers Program.
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