Timothy R. Eavenson

Senior Counsel

Office: Chicago

Direct: 312-741-4493

Fax: 312-422-6110


  • Professional Overview

    Tim Eavenson is a Senior Counsel in our Chicago office, practicing labor and employment law and cyber liability matters.

    In addition to his legal experience, Tim also managed a team of Employment Practices Liability claims handlers at a major insurance carrier. That background allows him to counsel employers with their business priorities in mind, having been a manager himself, and “speak the language” with their insurance carriers when needed. Tim has successfully mediated well over 100 employment matters to resolution and has represented business clients before the EEOC and state agencies, and in state and federal court, in a wide range of employment matters including ADA Accommodations, Religious Discrimination, and Wage and Hour Class Actions.

    Tim also assists insurance companies and their insureds facing cyberattacks and social engineering threats, acting as Breach and Privacy Counsel when needed.

  • Practice Areas
  • Education and Admissions


    Tim graduated from the University of Iowa with degrees in English and Political Science.

    He received his JD from The John Marshall Law School (now the University of Illinois Chicago School of Law), where he was a member of the Moot Court Honors Council and President of the Labor and Employment Law Society.


    • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
    • 7th Circuit Court of Appeals

    States Licensed

    • Illinois