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Mr. Fiscella is a life-long resident of the Chicago-land area.  He attended the University of Illinois where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Finance.   He later earned his Juris Doctorate Degree at Chicago-Kent College of Law.

Prior to starting his own practice, Mr. Fiscella worked with another Chicago area defense firm focusing on a variety of criminal matters throughout the country.  Mr. Fiscella has defended clients in a number of complex jury and bench trials in federal and state court. He has worked on legal teams defending clients charged with murder, RICO and organized crime allegations, kidnapping, conspiracy, aggravated battery, possession and sale of narcotics, white collar crimes, violent crimes, weapon possession, and a variety of other matters.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 40%
    8 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 40%
    8 years
  3. Speeding Ticket: 10%
    8 years
  4. Civil Rights: 10%
    5 years



Contingent (30-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (15 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • James S. Murphy-Aguilú

    Tim and I have worked on several cases together in both criminal and civil rights. Tim has the rare quality of being knowledgeable, aggressive, thoughtful and approachable. Tim is an outstanding advocate for his clients. Few lawyers can deliver like Tim.


    James Murphy-Aguilú Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Michael Jeffrey Gunderson

    I have sent various Clients to see Tim over the years. They have all come back to me thankful for putting them in touch. Tim is intelligent, trustworthy, and a strong advocate to have in your corner. I would not hesitate to send anyone his way.


    Michael Gunderson Car accident Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact info

Law Office of Timothy J. Fiscella

201 East Ogden
Suite 215
Hinsdale, IL, 60521


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200705/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of TImothy J. Fiscella2007 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. VWCharges Dismissed
People v. JCConviction overturned; case dismissed
People v. JG and JG v. Cook County et alNot guilty finding and settlement of subsequent civil suit
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of TechnologyLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignFinanceBS - Bachelor of Science2004