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Timothy J. Deffet

Timothy J. Deffet

  • DUI & DWI, Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation
  • Illinois
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My practice is focused on helping the individual. I represent individuals hurt at work or hurt by the fault of someone else who has been negligent. I help them navigate the often puzzling path against the mammoth insurance companies of the world and keep the bill collectors at bay while the client recovers from their injuries. I have tried numerous cases and am a Federal Trial Bar member.

I also help individuals affected by an arrest or traffic ticket to get their life back to normal and assist them to retain their license.

Last, I help individuals who have been affected by this economy. I can help with credit card collection defense to help you get back on your feet.

University of Connecticut
B.A. | History and Philosophy Double Major
Honors: Dean's List
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The John Marshall Law School
Honors: Dean's List
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EPA Bronze Medal Award for enforcing federal lead paint statutes
HUD Legal Honors Intern Program
Chosen as one of 12 nationally picked interns to work at HUD.
Allen H. Schwartz Scholarship Recipient
The John Marshall Law School
Professional Associations
National Association of Consumer Advocates
Activities: The National Association of Consumer Advocates (NACA) is a nationwide organization of more than 1500 members who represent and have represented hundreds of thousands of consumers victimized by fraudulent, abusive and predatory business practices. As an organization fully committed to promoting justice for consumers, NACA's members and their clients are actively engaged in promoting a fair and open marketplace that forcefully protects the rights of consumers, particularly those of modest means.
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Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
Activities: The Illinois Trial Lawyers Association is a statewide organization whose members specialize in representing injured consumers and workers.
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Illinois State Bar Association
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Federal Trial Bar Member-Northern District of Illinois
Trial Bar Member
Activities: Licensed to the federal trial bar. Can prosecute and try cases in federal court based on trial experience.
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Retainers accepted
Practice Areas
    DUI & DWI
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Workers' Compensation
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Credit Card Collection Defense
  • License Suspensions/Revocations
  • Traffic Ticket Defense
  • Trucking Accidents
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Contact & Map
The Law Office of Timothy J. Deffet
P.O. Box 180335
Chicago, IL 60618
Telephone: (773) 627-4719