Andy Hale

Andrew M. Hale

Ph: (312) 870-6926

Mr. Hale has been practicing law for over twenty years and concentrates his practice in civil rights litigation and business litigation. Mr. Hale is admitted to practice law in Illinois, California and Florida. Mr. Hale is also an avid New York Yankees and Fighting Illini fan.



areas of practice

  • Civil Rights Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Anything challenging & interesting

bar admissions

  • Florida, 1987
  • Illinois, 1988
  • California, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 1987
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1992

education

  • University of Illinois College of Law, Champaign-Urbana, IL || J.D. – 1987
  • University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL || B.A. – 1984

notable cases

  • Civil Rights Litigaton
    • Anderson v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Evans v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Flauntleroy v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Glasper v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Jimenez v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Kitchen v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Lanza v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Logan v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Miller v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Murray v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Reeves v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Robinson v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Scott v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Terry v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Tillman v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Walden v. City of Chicago, et al.
    • Wilkins v. Riveredge Hospital
  • Partnership Litigation – Fraud
    • Lewis Borsellino v. Gerald D. Putnam, et al.
  • Intellectual Propery Litigation
    • Ty Inc. v. Softbelly’s, Inc.
    • Ty Inc. v. The Jones Group, Inc.
  • Employment Litigation
    • Lunding v. Biocatalyst Resources, Inc.
    • PS Productions v. Stern
    • Flood v. Ty Inc.
  • Class Actions
    • Baker v. Jewel Food Stores & Dominick’s Finer Foods
  • Stolen Art Litigation
    • Alsdorf v. Bennigson
  • Shopping Center Litigation
    • Serfecz v. Jewel Food Stores
  • Lead Paint Litigation
    • City of Chicago v. American Cyanamid, et al.
  • Sports Litigation
    • National Basketball Associaton v. Chicago Bulls
    • Laramore v. Illinois Sports Facilities Authority
    • WFLD-TV v. Chicago White Sox