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Thomas Robert Siegel

Thomas Robert Siegel

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Family, Juvenile, Real Estate, Bankruptcy & Debt, Debt Collection

About Me

I work primarily in criminal defense, consumer bankruptcy, collections and general litigation. I am licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois as well as the Federal District Court, Seventh Circuit, Central District of Illinois and before the Supreme Court of the United States.


When I'm not at work I enjoy a variety of activities. Some of my favorite activities include driving, working out, beekeeping, playing guitar, motorcycling, sport shooting and SCUBA diving.


Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Criminal Defense: 75%
    13 years, 2.3 thousand cases
  2. Family: 16%
    13 years, 50 cases
  3. Real Estate: 3%
    13 years, 42 cases
  4. Juvenile: 3%
    10 years, 125 cases
  5. Other: 3%
  6. More 



Hourly ($175/hour), Contingent (25-33%), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Kyle James Worby

    Tom is a well-respected and well-liked attorney in Monmouth and in all parts of Western Illinois. I’ve known Tom for about a year, and in that short time it has become apparent to me that he is very dedicated to his clients’ cause; as well, he constantly secures favorable results for his clients. Tom is a knowledgeable attorney, and I would highly recommend him to anybody.


    Kyle Worby DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • William Karl Gullberg

    I endorse this lawyer. Tom is a hard working and very intelligent and articulate lawyer. He is an effective advocate for his clients. He is also an effective public servant as President of the Warren County Bar Association. I would not hesitate to refer a friend in need of effective representation to Tom.


    William Gullberg DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Thomas R. Siegel, Attorney at LAw

P.O. Box 590
Monmouth, IL, 61462


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200305/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
UnemployedThomas R. Siegel, Attorney at Law2015 - Present
PartnerWhitman Baber & Siegel2009 - 2015
AssociateStansell, Whitman & Baber2003 - 2009
Guest LecturerMonmouth College2002 - 2003
Law ClerkStansell, Whitman & Baber2000 - 2003

Association NamePosition NameDuration
West Central Illinois Community Services, Inc.Board Member2014 - Present
Illinois Public Defender Association2nd Vice President2014 - Present
Illinois Public Defender Association, Council of Chief DefendeersVice President2013 - Present
United States Supreme Court BarMember2013 - Present
Illinois Public Defender Association, Council of Chief DefendersBoard Member2013 - Present
Warren County Bar AssociationPresident2011 - Present
Illinois State Rifle AssociationMember2009 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Warren County Bar AssociationSecretary/Treasurer2003 - 2011

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
People v. TindallAcquittal
People v. EggenPartial Acquittal
People v. GrovesDismissal

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northern Illinois UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Monmouth CollegeEnglish and PhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1999