Daniel Konicek practices in the areas of professional liability, commercial litigation, and personal injury. He has tried to verdict over 85 jury trials in the state and federal courts. He has represented clients in administrative hearings before the Department of Professional Regulation and Attorney Disciplinary Commission. He was honored as one of Illinois’ top lawyers by inclusion in the 40 Under 40 Illinois Attorneys to Watch and has been named as an Illinois Super Lawyer since 2006. He is a member of the Leading Lawyers Network, the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Who’s Who and Litigation Counsel of America. Mr. Konicek, who serves on the ITLA Board of Managers, has tried dozens of cases involving damages in excess of a million dollars and has obtained multi-million dollar settlements in legal malpractice claims alleging conflict of interest and breach of fiduciary duty.Read less
J.D.Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1986
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