Thomas L. Burdelik has been a practicing attorney since 1984.  A graduate of The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, Mr. Burdelik has been in private practice for more than thirty years. Mr. Burdelik has represented thousands of clients and has well over 200 jury trials to verdict.  He is included in Who’s Who in American Law. 

A frequent guest speaker and lecturer at bar association and legal seminars, Mr. Burdelik has given presentations on Expert Witnesses, Cross-Examination, Scientific Evidence, Mandatory Arbitration, Jury Selection and Closing Arguments.  He has also been an instructor for the Federal Trial Bar Training course offered by the Chicago Bar Association.  Mr. Burdelik ‘s seasoned talents are recognized by his opponents and provide optimal results for his clients.

Mr. Burdelik uses his litigation skills and expertise to reach the goals of his clients.  His technique has been called “masterful.”   Judges have told Tom’s opponents…”watch and learn and do what he does.”  His expressive and real personality are his greatest tools.

Tom is a life long Chicagoland resident raised in the south suburbs.  A soccer and basketball coach.  A husband,  dad, son and brother. Tom is a runner and craft beer afficionado.  He can relate to you.

Tom Burdelik knows how to get the results you want.

Bar Admissions

Supreme Court of the State of Illinois Bar

Federal District Court for Northern Illinois

Law School

John Marshall

Undergraduate School

North Central College Naperville, Illinois

Published Legal Writing

Expert Witnesses – Supreme Court Rule 220 / Illinois Bar Journal 1998

Community Involvement

Park Ridge Soccer Board member six years;

 10 year soccer coach.

Sports fan extraordinare.


Practice Areas

  • Wrongful Death
  • Texting/Cell Phone Accidents
  • Child Accidents
  • Trucking Collisions
  • Road Construction Collisions
  • Animal Attacks/Dog Bites
  • Auto Insurance
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Motorcycle Collisions
  • Bad Faith/Denial of Coverage
  • Insurance Law
  • Medical Negligence & Malpractice
  • Mortgage Foreclosure Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Sports Injuries