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Dean Polales

Dean Polales has 40 years of experience in the law, and has focused his career on trying jury and bench trials, handling white-collar criminal cases, government enforcement actions and investigations, as well as commercial litigation. A former member of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois, Dean was recognized as the 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” award recipient for his work in Criminal Defense: General Practice in Chicago by Best Lawyers®, a recognition limited to only one lawyer in each practice area and community.

Tim Horton

Tim Horton is a trusted advisor to his many clients across a wide range of industries. Tim has extensive experience handling complex commercial disputes, white-collar criminal matters, and government enforcement actions and investigations. Tim has broad trial and appellate experience in state and federal courts across the country as well as in alternative dispute resolution forums. Outside of the litigation realm, Tim acts as outside general counsel for a variety of notable clients in the life sciences and manufacturing industries.