Mr. Opdycke has extensive experience in litigating motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, construction, and general negligence claims. Mr. Opdycke has handled cases from inception to verdict for a wide range of clients from large target defendants to individuals. Mr. Opdycke has been the first chair on over twenty jury trials in State Court involving both minor and catastrophic damages. Mr. Opdycke has resolved hundreds of cases in Cook County through the mandatory arbitration process.
Mr. Opdycke began his law career at the Chicago Transit Authority as in-house counsel and later moved to the private sector to litigate insurance claims. Mr. Opdycke’s experience defending personal injury lawsuits has given him a unique understanding of the insurance companies policies and litigation tactics. Finally, Mr. Opdycke is an Evanston native, but currently resides in Chicago with his wife and twin children.