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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|IL||Active And Authorized To Practice Law||2002||05/11/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2012|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2010|
|Founding partner||Robert D. Fink, Attoreny at Law||2013 - Present|
|Senior Associate||Law Offices of Meyer and Blumenshine||2010 - Present|
|Founding Partner||Arquilla & Fink||2004 - 2010|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Illinois Trial Lawyers Association||N/A||2004 - Present|
|Illinois State Bar Association||N/A||2002 - Present|
|Chicago Bar Association||N/A||2002 - Present|
|American Bar Association, Litigation Section||N/A||2002 - Present|
|American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section||N/A||2002 - Present|
|Vargas v. Kane County||Confidential settlement|
|Alexander v. Budget Rental||$90,000 Settlement|
|Lukasik v. Midway Neurological and Rehabilitation Center||$92,000 settlement|
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|Illinois State Bar Association Tort Trends||Rule 222: The Silent Ticking Time Bomb||N/A|
|Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of Technology||N/A||JD - Juris Doctor||2002|
|John Marshall Law School Trial Advocacy||Trial advocacy judge||N/A|