our firm
Our passion for justice

We are passionate about the pursuit of justice for our clients. Our attorneys have regularly been featured in the news, as well as television shows and documentary films.

Experienced trial attorneys

Our attorneys are experienced trial lawyers and we will not hesitate to take a case to trial if necessary in order to obtain a just result for our client.

Our success

We win. We are good at what we do. Our results speak for themselves.

Civil Rights & Personal Injury Attorneys

Hale & Monico is a law firm that focuses on civil rights and personal injury litigation. We are dedicated, passionate advocates for our clients, using our experience and knowledge to strive for the maximum possible compensation for your needs.

Whether you believe your civil rights have been violated or you have been seriously injured due to the negligence of another, we are here to help you seek justice and the maximum possible compensation. As trial lawyers, we approach every case with the intent to take it trial, giving us a distinct advantage over other firms who may strictly seek to quickly settle your case.

Contact us today for a free, confidential initial consultation. We are committed to fighting for your rights.

At Hale & Monico, we provide professional legal counsel in various types of complex cases that require extensive case preparation, powerful negotiating skills, and an ability to present a compelling, well-supported case to a jury.
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Featured Media & Publications

A Murder In The Park

Attorney Andy Hale is the Executive Producer of this documentary movie about the wrongful conviction of Alstory Simon, who was exonerated after spending 16 years in prison. Mr. Hale appears in the film as well. The documentary premiered on Showtime and is now available on Netflix.
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Case Files Chicago

Attorney Andy Hale was the Executive Producer and Host of this emmy-nominated weekly television show that ran for six years in Chicago and appeared on The CW, the local Fox TV station. The show profiled unsolved homicides in Chicago and sought to bring justice to the families of the victims.
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A History of Successful
Verdicts and
Jury Awards

Our attorneys have vast trial experience, successfully advocating on behalf of our clients in the courtroom, achieving verdicts and settlements that total tens of millions of dollars to date. Our level of success is the direct result of our dedication to the people we serve, along with our professional process, which involves thorough case preparation and comprehensive research into the details. Our ultimate goal is to achieve the level of compensation you deserve.

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Our Approach to Civil Rights
and Personal Injury Cases

Your initial consultation is always free with no obligations, and we will not hesitate to visit you at home, in the hospital, or other location that is convenient for you.

Our team of litigators is open taking a creative, unconventional approach in case investigations and litigation at trial, often employing the use of new, innovative technologies and presentation methods to further substantiate your claims. Ultimately, we are dedicated, as attorneys, to assisting our clients in any way we can.

A Trial Law Firm With a Difference

At Hale & Monico, we provide professional legal counsel in various types of complex cases that require extensive case preparation, powerful negotiating skills, and an ability to present a compelling, well-supported case to a jury.

Meet Our Attorneys
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Trial by Women
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Who We Are

We are the first women-founded, women-run trial attorney group. Operating within Hale & Monico, America’s Justice Attorneys, we pursue justice for our clients with empathy, compassion and humility. We represent a diverse set of clients who include women, trans and gender non-conforming people, as well as other minoritized groups and allies. Our female-only team litigates cases that we are uniquely poised to understand and fight for.

What Our Clients
Say About the Firm

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Medical Malpractice

Our litigation team at Hale & Monico is recognized for performing outstanding legal work in cases of medical malpractice, where legal skill, professional resources, and trial experience are of the utmost importance. If you or a loved one has been seriously injured through an act of medical negligence, we are dedicated to pursuing the maximum compensation for you.

Learn more about our Medical Malpractice practice

Personal Injury

Personal injury law, often referred to as tort law, exists to protect those who have been injured due to someone else’s actions or lack of action. In personal injury cases, a successful outcome typically hinges on the concept of negligence, strict liability or intentional acts.

Learn more about our Personal Injury practice

Civil Rights Violations

Civil rights cases involve a state actor – most commonly a police office or other law enforcement employee – depriving a citizen of his or her constitutional rights. At Hale and Monico, our team of experienced civil rights attorneys can fight for you if your civil rights have been violated.

Learn more about our Civil Rights Violations practice
What Advantages can our
Trial Lawyers provide to you?
Many attorneys avoid taking a case to court for resolution – this is not the case with the litigation team at Hale & Monico. All the cases we take on are fully prepared for trial. The advantages of working with our team of litigators, whether in a personal injury case or a civil rights case include:
  • We are detail-oriented, engaging in thorough, professional research and investigations to gather supporting facts, evidence, and witness testimony.
  • We are personally passionate about achieving justice for the people we represent.
  • We are willing to go the distance to pursue the maximum possible compensation.
  • The extent of our experience at trial has led to powerful negotiating skills has proven to be of great benefit in the process of negotiating a settlement in mediation or arbitration.

Contact Hale & Monico for help today.

If you are the victim of a civil rights violation or suffered serious injuries due to an act of negligence, contact Hale & Monico today for a free case evaluation.
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