Timothy Pike

  • Offices:
    • Chicago

      20 North Clark Street
      Suite 3300
      Chicago, IL 60602


      411 East Wisconsin Avenue
      Suite 1000
      Milwaukee, WI 53202

  • Telephone: (312) 648-6150 (414) 221-6603
  • Fax: (312) 212-5280 (414) 276-6281

Timothy Pike is a Shareholder in the firm’s Litigation and Risk Management Practice Group. He focuses his practice on personal injury, transportation accidents, premises liability, construction accidents, wrongful arrest/false imprisonment and bad faith litigation. He was awarded an AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest rating possible.

Timothy is a member of the Wisconsin Defense Counsel, the State Bar of Wisconsin and the Illinois State Bar Association. During law school, Tim was a Managing Editor (1986-1987) of the Wisconsin Law Review.

Recent Cases:

  • Won appeal to the Illinois Court of Appeals First District of a favorable ruling upon a motion for summary judgment in Cook County auto claim-based opinion on a prior oral settlement between the insurance company and the plaintiff (January 2017)
  • Awarded summary judgment in Rock County, Wisconsin coverage suit wherein court ruled that Illinois permissive user exclusion in Illinois auto policy applied to Wisconsin accident (2017)
  • Tried six day brain injury case in Milwaukee County after which the jury returned a verdict below plaintiff’s final settlement demand of $1,000,000 wherein plaintiff’s counsel argued at trial that the plaintiff should be awarded several million dollars (November 2016)
  • Successfully defended against failure to warn allegations in a Cook County arm amputation jury trial where the jury returned a “not guilty” verdict at the close of a seven day trial (October 2016)
  • Successfully argued a motion for summary judgment in Lake County, Illinois negligence claim against a condominium association wherein the court ruled that the condominium bylaws precluded plaintiff’s claims (October 2016)
  • After a six day jury trial, settled a Cook County auto case, wherein the plaintiff reduced their demand at the conclusion of plaintiff’s case from $2,000,000 to $600,000 (September 2016)


Practice Areas:


  • University of Wisconsin Law School, J.D., 1986
  • Oberlin College, B.A., 1983

Bar Admissions:

  • Illinois
  • Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin, Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit