Brian T. Monico

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Chicago, IL

Hale & Monico LLC
 | 53 W. Jackson, Suite 337
Chicago, IL 60604
Phone: 312-320-6085
Fax: 312-341-9656
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2020
Selected To Rising Stars: 2012 - 2013
Licensed Since: 2004
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (40%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (30%),
  • Civil Rights (30%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Brian T. Monico is a partner with the Hale & Monico law firm, which has offices across Illinois as well as one in New York. Working primarily out of the firm's Chicago location, Mr. Monico devotes his practice exclusively to personal injury and wrongful death claims as well as professional malpractice and civil rights cases. He has recovered more than $100 million in total compensation for plaintiff clients throughout the greater Chicago metro area and all across the state.

A veteran of more than 50 jury trials, Mr. Monico has established himself as an authority in the use of computer-generated graphics and electronic presentations to deliver a more compelling case to jurors. Well-versed in technology, he has a penchant for explaining technical issues in a way members of the jury can better understand, and he employs every tool at his disposal to maximize his clients' chances of obtaining the full amount of compensation they expect and deserve, regardless of how complex their situations.

In recognition for his exemplary professionalism and outstanding legal abilities, Mr. Monico has earned a Leading Lawyer designation, and the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin named him among the state's 40 Under 40 Attorneys to Watch. In addition, Emerging Lawyers Magazine voted him an Emerging Lawyer in 2016, and he has received many other accolades from his peers along with numerous testimonials and referrals from his satisfied clients.

A 1999 graduate of Fairfield University, Mr. Monico obtained his Juris Doctor from Loyola University Chicago School of Law. While pursuing his legal degree, he was an active participant with the school's Corboy Mock Trial Team, and he earned several merit scholarships along with a number of awards for his exceptional academic achievements.

A leader in his field, Mr. Monico has served on the adjunct legal faculty at Loyola University Chicago School of Law. He has also conducted lectures and seminars before various local, state and national legal organizations on a variety of topics. Furthermore, he has served as chair of the Task Force on New Lawyers for the Illinois State Bar Association, where he was the recipient of the Board of Governors Award in 2014.

Practice Areas
  • 40%Personal Injury - General
  • 30%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice
  • 30%Civil Rights
Focus Areas

Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Medical Malpractice


Selected to Super Lawyers for 7 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 2 years

Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2020 Rising Stars: 2012 - 2013

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About Brian Monico

Admitted: 2004, Illinois

Professional Webpage:


  • Illinois Super Lawyers “Rising Star”®, 2012 – 2013
  • Law Bulletin Publishing Company’s “40 Illinois Attorneys Under Forty to Watch,” 2011
  • Leading Lawyers, 2017 – present
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Philip H. Corboy National Trial Team member and fellow
  • Illinois Super Lawyer, 2014 – Present
  • Emerging Lawyers, 2015 – 2016

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • Chicago Inn of Court
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • Illinois, 2004

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Board Member for Lawyer's Lend-A-Hand to Youth - Chicago Bar Association 2016 - Present, 2016
  • Center for Disability and Elder Law, first vice president of the Young Professionals Board, volunteer lawyer, 2008
  • Justinian Society

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Speaker, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, “Mastering Trial Technology,” 2013
  • Adjunct professorAdvanced Trial Advocacy with Courtroom Technology, Loyola University Chicago School of Law
  • Panelist, 7th Circuit Bar Association and 7th Circuit Judicial Conference, “The Impact of Social Media on the Administration of Justice,” 2011

Educational Background:

  • Loyola University of Chicago School of Law, 2004
  • Fairfield University Dolan School of Business, B.S., Marketing and Finance, 1999, 1999

Industry Groups

  • AAJ
  • CBA
  • Chicago Inn Of Court
  • ISBA
  • ITLA
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Office Location for Brian T. Monico

53 W. Jackson
Suite 337
Chicago, IL 60604

Phone: 312-320-6085

Fax: 312-341-9656

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Last Updated: 12/5/2019

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