Tim was born and raised in Hardin, Illinois. He graduated from DePauw University in 1969 with a Bachelor’s degree and in 1972 from the University of Illinois with a Juris Doctorate degree. He joined the firm of Morris Chapman in Granite City and worked as an associate until he started his own firm in 1975.

Tim has tried numerous personal injury and other civil jury trials since 1972. He has handled appeals before various appellate courts.

Tim concentrates his practice in personal injury and death cases, workers’ compensation, and consumer class actions. He is licensed in Illinois and the US District Courts of the Central and Southern Districts of Illinois.