Timothy Bilecki is a Honolulu, Hawaii based international criminal defesne attorney who defends US Military service members facing criminal charges in military courts. Mr. Bilecki is a managing partner at Bilecki & Tipon, LLLC and travels worldwide to defend clients, with a primary focus on cases in the Pacific Rim, including Hawaii, Guam, Mainland Japan, Okinawa and Korea. He specializes in defending sex crimes, war crimes, fraud, international drug trafficking and violent offenses.
The National Trial Lawyers Association has recognized Mr. Bilecki as one of the Top 40 Trial Lawyers in the Country Under 40 Years Old. He enjoys a “Superb 10.0” rating on Avvo and is certified through the Lead Counsel organization. Bilecki is a best selling author who received a Quilly Award from the National Academy of Best Selling Authors after co-writing the book Dare to Succeed with Jack Canfield, which hit eight bestseller lists in August 2013. He is also an "A group" graduate of the prestigious National Criminal Defense College; a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; co-founder and co-host of the Military Law News Network and his cases have been featured on various national and international media outlets, including CNN, Fox News and USA Today. He has also advised the production team for the National Geographic Channel documentary Drugs, Inc. on the episode entitled “Hawaiian Ice.”
Prior to launching his own practice, Bilecki was a member of the U.S. Army JAG Corps and lauded as one of the best trial attorneys in the U.S. Army. Mr. Bilecki’s first duty assignment in the military was at Fort Hood, Texas where he served as a military defense counsel. He was then stationed in Honolulu, HI and served as a Special Assistant United States Attorney and later as an International Law Attorney focusing on the Asia-Pacific Theater. Finally, he concluded his military career with a two-year tour in Seoul, Korea as the Senior Defense Counsel for the Army in Asia.
Mr. Bilecki is married, has two sons and in his spare time enjoys international travel, auto racing and spending time with his family.