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Mr. Fink only represents individuals in personal injury, wrongful death and catastrophic injury matters, and civil rights cases. He has secured judgments, settlements and awards in well in excess of 6 million dollars on behalf of his injured clients. 


 


Mr. Fink initially joined the City ofChicagoas a prosecutor where he successfully tried hundreds of cases to judgment and negotiated thousands of other cases. Mr. Fink next worked as an associate attorney with a well-known insurance defense firm, where he concentrated in the defense of automobile negligence, premises liability, medical malpractice, other personal injury defense matters and complex appellate law.


 


He took his experience working for defendants and their insurance companies and was a founding Partner of Arquilla & Fink where represented only plaintiff's who had been injured. In 2010 he joined the Law Offices of Meyer and Blumenshine and continues his work representing individuals in personal injury, wrongful death, catastrophic injury matters and civil rights cases.  


 


Mr. Fink has been named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers for multiple years running. The Rising Star award is granted to less than 2.5% of lawyer under the age of 40 for excellence in the practice of law. 


 


Mr. Fink received a Bachelor’s of Science in Forestry and Political Science fromIowaStateUniversity. In 2002, he received his Juris Doctorate, with a Certificate in Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution, from Chicago-Kent College of Law. At Chicago-Kent, Mr. Fink was recognized for his achievements regarding both his pretrial litigation and trial advocacy skills, achieving the CALI Award in both areas, ranking first in his class. 

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 21%
    14 years
  2. Nursing Home Abuse: 20%
  3. Medical Malpractice: 20%
  4. Car Accident: 20%
  5. Civil Rights: 19%

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Contingent (33%)

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Contact info

Robert D. Fink Attoreny at Law

5722 N Winthop
Chicago, IL, 60660

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200211/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founding partnerRobert D. Fink, Attoreny at Law2013 - Present
Senior AssociateLaw Offices of Meyer and Blumenshine2010 - Present
Founding PartnerArquilla & Fink2004 - 2010
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2004 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationN/A2002 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationN/A2002 - Present
American Bar Association, Litigation SectionN/A2002 - Present
American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice SectionN/A2002 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Vargas v. Kane CountyConfidential settlement
Alexander v. Budget Rental$90,000 Settlement
Lukasik v. Midway Neurological and Rehabilitation Center$92,000 settlement
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Illinois State Bar Association Tort TrendsRule 222: The Silent Ticking Time BombN/A
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of TechnologyN/AJD - Juris Doctor2002
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
John Marshall Law School Trial AdvocacyTrial advocacy judgeN/A