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William Herbert O'Toole

Practice areas:

Business, Administrative Law, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Criminal Defense, Foreclosure, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Tax, Guardianship, International Law, Mergers & Acquisitions

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About Me

Languages Spoken: German, French, Italian, Yiddish, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1981

  1. Business: 30%
    35 years, 883 cases
  2. Administrative Law: 20%
    35 years, 654 cases
  3. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 15%
    34 years, 877 cases
  4. Criminal Defense: 10%
    30 years, 147 cases
  5. Other: 22%
  6. More 

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($200-450/hour), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

William H. O'Toole, Attorney At Law

802 Wabash Ave Suite 3-A
Chesterton, IN, 46304-2279

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law198105/14/2015
WISuspended Dues198703/16/2015
FLMembership Lapsed198105/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Supervisory Senior CounselWilliam H. O'Toole & Associates: The Law & Commerce1980 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
MENSAMember2000 - Present
Turnaround Management AssociationMember1996 - 2005
Chicago Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
United States Tax CourtLicensed to Practice1992 - Present
U.S. Court for International TradeLicensed to Practice1990 - Present
Federal Trial Bar for the Northern District of IllinoisMember1990 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinLicensed to Practice1987 - 1989
United States Packaging Corporation (Publicly Traded)Vice-President1987 - 1993
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of WisconsinLicensed to Practice1987 - Present
U.S. District Courts, Northern & Southern Districts of IndianaLicensed to Practice1985 - Present
Federal Defenders of Northern IndianaPanel Attorney1985 - Present
6th, 7th, 8th Federal Circuit Courts of AppealLicensed to Practice1985 - Present
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, N.D. Indiana, N.D. IllinoisLicensed to Practice1984 - Present
The Union League Club of ChicagoMember1984 - Present
Illinois Supreme CourtLicensed to Practice1981 - Present
The Florida BarLicensed to Practice1981 - 2009
Indiana Supreme CourtLicensed to Practice1980 - Present
Phi Gamma Delta FraternityMember, Former Treasurer of Chi Upsilon Chapter, U. of Chicago1968 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Private PublicationA Modest Manifesto for Students of Law2011
Private PublicationGet As Good As You Give: How to Choose Your Lawyer2011

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Indiana University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
University of ChicagoPhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1971
John Marshall Law School, ChicagoTaxationLL.M - Master of LawsN/A