Welcome to Our Firm

St. Charles Trial Lawyers in Securities, Business and Personal Injury


Announced 2013

John Burke Selected For "Leading West Suburban Lawyers"

Wheaton, IL -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the March/April, 2013 issue of West Suburban Living published by C2 Publishing Inc.

With over 40 years of combined experience, the St. Charles, Illinois, law firm of Higgins & Burke, P.C. offers experienced and skilled legal representation in specialized fields that affect important areas of our clients’ lives – health, home and finances. We have handled thousands of cases involving personal injury, real estate, financial and insurance fraud, as well as criminal defense and workers’ compensation claims.

Our knowledgeable representation and long record of achieving successful outcomes for our clients have resulted in numerous referrals from clients, attorneys, and other professionals, and recovery of millions of dollars for clients suffering from bodily injury or financial loss due to disputes and fraud. We provide aggressive representation in commercial and business disputes, financial disputes, securities and insurance fraud matters, and damages and personal injury cases resulting from motor vehicle accidents and unsafe conditions. Additionally, we offer the following legal services:

  • Commercial and residential real estate closings
  • Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services, including mediation and arbitration
  • Appellate law and appeals counsel and representation
  • Criminal defense representation
  • Workers’ compensation legal representation

Higgins & Burke

Our attorney team includes a former assistant state’s attorney, a former stockbroker, a former journalist and member of the Associated Press, an arbitrator with the Financial Investors Regulatory Authority (FINRA) (formerly the NASD), a recipient of the Kane County State’s Attorney Prosecutor of the Year Award, and membership in bar associations devoted to representing investors. Our firm serves individuals and organizations in St. Charles, Illinois, the Fox Valley area, the Chicago area, throughout Illinois and the United States.

Contact Us

If you have questions regarding securities disputes and fraud, business disputes, real estate law and litigation, appeals, insurance fraud, ADR or personal injuries, call Higgins & Burke, P.C. We offer free initial consultations and charge reasonable fees, including contingency fees. We accept evening and weekend appointments and are conveniently located in downtown St. Charles. Free parking is available and plentiful. To contact us, call 630.762.9081.

The law firm of Higgins & Burke, P.C. serves the cities of St. Charles, Chicago, Geneva, Batavia, Naperville, Aurora, Elgin, Rockford and DeKalb and the counties of Fox River Valley, Kane, Cook, DuPage, Kendall, McHenry, DeKalb, Winnebago, Whiteside, Will, Ogle, LaSalle, Grundee, Rock Island and Lee, Illinois.