Timothy S. McNally
Timothy S. McNally

Timothy S. McNally

Partner

312-596-4952
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Eva Stanley
312-596-4901

312-596-4952
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Administrative Assistant:

Eva Stanley
312-596-4901

Tim is a partner in the Workers’ Compensation Defense practice in Wiedner & McAuliffe’s Chicago office. Tim focuses his practice on the defense of Illinois employers in workers’ compensation claims. In addition to defense of claims at the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission, Tim litigates appeals in the Circuit and Appellate Courts. He concentrates on complex claim resolutions, including those involving the Medicare Secondary Payer Act.

Throughout his career, Tim has represented employers in varied industries including retail, auto manufacturers, insurance carriers and healthcare.  He works closely with clients to identify the most cost-effective trial strategies. Understanding that communication is critical, Tim keeps his clients informed at every stage of the litigation process.

Tim is a member of the firm's Diversity & Inclusion committee, and devotes time to mentoring young attorneys in the firm. He was selected by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in 2013, 2014, 2018 and 2019 and recognized as an Emerging Lawyer by Leading Lawyers Magazine in the area of Workers’ Compensation Defense in 2017.

When not in the office, Tim can be found coaching his sons' sports teams, grilling in the backyard, or catching the Cubs at Wrigley Field.

Education

  • J.D., cum laude, The John Marshall Law School, 2007
  • B.A., DePaul University, 2002

Admissions

  • Illinois
  • American Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • National Alliance of Medicare Set-Aside Professionals
Other News

Tim has written a number of articles for the Illinois State Bar Association on substantive and procedural issues, including:

  • Overtime Wages Excluded From Average Weekly Wage Calculation if not Worked on a Regular and Mandatory Basis, ISBA Workers’ Compensation Law Section Newsletter, June 2007, Vol. 44, No. 4.
  • Certification of Medical Records—what are the Safeguards to Completeness and Accuracy? ISBA Workers’ Compensation Law Section Newsletter, December 2009, Vol. 47, No. 2.
  • Third Party’s Claim to Section 5(a) Immunity Rejected, ISBA Workers’ Compensation Law Section Newsletter, March 2010, Vol. 47, No. 3.
  • Bio

    Tim is a partner in the Workers’ Compensation Defense practice in Wiedner & McAuliffe’s Chicago office. Tim focuses his practice on the defense of Illinois employers in workers’ compensation claims. In addition to defense of claims at the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission, Tim litigates appeals in the Circuit and Appellate Courts. He concentrates on complex claim resolutions, including those involving the Medicare Secondary Payer Act.

    Throughout his career, Tim has represented employers in varied industries including retail, auto manufacturers, insurance carriers and healthcare.  He works closely with clients to identify the most cost-effective trial strategies. Understanding that communication is critical, Tim keeps his clients informed at every stage of the litigation process.

    Tim is a member of the firm's Diversity & Inclusion committee, and devotes time to mentoring young attorneys in the firm. He was selected by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in 2013, 2014, 2018 and 2019 and recognized as an Emerging Lawyer by Leading Lawyers Magazine in the area of Workers’ Compensation Defense in 2017.

    When not in the office, Tim can be found coaching his sons' sports teams, grilling in the backyard, or catching the Cubs at Wrigley Field.

  • Practice Areas
  • Credentials

    Education

    • J.D., cum laude, The John Marshall Law School, 2007
    • B.A., DePaul University, 2002

    Admissions

    • Illinois
  • Affiliations
    • American Bar Association
    • Chicago Bar Association
    • Illinois State Bar Association
    • National Alliance of Medicare Set-Aside Professionals
  • News
    Other News

    Tim has written a number of articles for the Illinois State Bar Association on substantive and procedural issues, including:

    • Overtime Wages Excluded From Average Weekly Wage Calculation if not Worked on a Regular and Mandatory Basis, ISBA Workers’ Compensation Law Section Newsletter, June 2007, Vol. 44, No. 4.
    • Certification of Medical Records—what are the Safeguards to Completeness and Accuracy? ISBA Workers’ Compensation Law Section Newsletter, December 2009, Vol. 47, No. 2.
    • Third Party’s Claim to Section 5(a) Immunity Rejected, ISBA Workers’ Compensation Law Section Newsletter, March 2010, Vol. 47, No. 3.

Bio

Tim is a partner in the Workers’ Compensation Defense practice in Wiedner & McAuliffe’s Chicago office. Tim focuses his practice on the defense of Illinois employers in workers’ compensation claims. In addition to defense of claims at the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission, Tim litigates appeals in the Circuit and Appellate Courts. He concentrates on complex claim resolutions, including those involving the Medicare Secondary Payer Act.

Throughout his career, Tim has represented employers in varied industries including retail, auto manufacturers, insurance carriers and healthcare.  He works closely with clients to identify the most cost-effective trial strategies. Understanding that communication is critical, Tim keeps his clients informed at every stage of the litigation process.

Tim is a member of the firm's Diversity & Inclusion committee, and devotes time to mentoring young attorneys in the firm. He was selected by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in 2013, 2014, 2018 and 2019 and recognized as an Emerging Lawyer by Leading Lawyers Magazine in the area of Workers’ Compensation Defense in 2017.

When not in the office, Tim can be found coaching his sons' sports teams, grilling in the backyard, or catching the Cubs at Wrigley Field.

Practice Areas

Practice Areas:

Workers’ Compensation Claims

Credentials

Education

  • J.D., cum laude, The John Marshall Law School, 2007
  • B.A., DePaul University, 2002

Admissions

  • Illinois

Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • National Alliance of Medicare Set-Aside Professionals

News

Other News

Tim has written a number of articles for the Illinois State Bar Association on substantive and procedural issues, including:

  • Overtime Wages Excluded From Average Weekly Wage Calculation if not Worked on a Regular and Mandatory Basis, ISBA Workers’ Compensation Law Section Newsletter, June 2007, Vol. 44, No. 4.
  • Certification of Medical Records—what are the Safeguards to Completeness and Accuracy? ISBA Workers’ Compensation Law Section Newsletter, December 2009, Vol. 47, No. 2.
  • Third Party’s Claim to Section 5(a) Immunity Rejected, ISBA Workers’ Compensation Law Section Newsletter, March 2010, Vol. 47, No. 3.