Daniel Konicek


Konicek & Dillon, P.C.

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Daniel Konicek practices in the areas of professional liability, commercial litigation, and personal injury. He has tried to verdict over 70 jury trials in state and federal courts. He has represented clients in administrative hearings before the Department of Professional Regulation and Attorney Disciplinary Commission. Mr. Konicek has been at the forefront of developments in legal malpractice, by lecturing, writing, and arguing appeals that have resulted in significant changes in the law. He was honored as one of Illinois ‘ top lawyers by inclusion in the 40 Under 40 Illinois Attorneys to Watch and was named in the 2005 and 2006 Illinois Super Lawyers Publication. Mr. Konicek, who serves on the ITLA Board of Managers, has tried dozens of cases involving damages in excess of a million dollars and recently obtained a large verdict in a wrongful death case.

Current Employment Position(s):

Areas of Practice:

Legal Malpractice
Personal Injury
Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions:

Illinois, 1990
U.S. Supreme Court, 1997
U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1992
U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit
U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1990
U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 1990
U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 1990
U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin
U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
U.S. District Court District of Arizona
U.S. District Court District of Connecticut


Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 1990
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Professional Associations and Memberships:

American Association for Justice

Illinois State Bar Association
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association

Kane County Bar Association

We have successfully represented plaintiffs and defendants at every level of Illinois state and federal courts. Konicek & Dillon, A Professional Corporation, is based in Illinois, and serves clients throughout the Midwest and U.S.. Our Illinois offices represent clients in Chicago, Naperville, Geneva, Aurora, Elgin, Schaumburg, Arlington Heights, Palatine, Rockford, and DeKalb, Illinois. We also serve clients in cities such as St. Louis, Missouri, Indianapolis, Indiana, Cleveland, Ohio, Tampa and Orlando, Florida, and Kansas City, Missouri. Konicek & Dillon, P.C. also handles legal malpractice and catastrophic injury cases in other states, including Wisconsin, Michigan, Iowa, Indiana, New York, and others.