John Trepel & Associates, LLC

John Trepel & Associates, LLC

John Trepel & Associates LLC is a full service general practice law firm serving the Chicago area for over 25 years. We offer a wide range of legal services at reasonable rates including Consumer Bankruptcy filings.

Firm Overview

Our goal is to attain excellence and integrity in our representation of you. All of our attorneys are highly skilled practitioners. If you have a legal question or concern you need an experienced attorney to explain your rights and give you peace of mind. We work closely with you at each stage of your case to achieve your desired outcome. We make every effort to accommodate your schedule. Spanish speaking employees are available to serve the Hispanic community. The office was formerly known as Thomas J. Polinski & Associates.

Our office is conveniently located on the northwest side of Chicago and is accessible by many nearby expressways. Ample free street parking is available.


Filing for bankruptcy can help you get a clean start. Creditors are barred from taking steps to collect their debts. Garnishments, levies, repossessions, civil suits and foreclosures are put on hold until the outcome of your case is decided.

Other Services

- Family Law Matters including Adoption, Divorce, Child
Support, Visitation, Orders of Protection
- Paternity
- Real Estate
- Estate Planning including Wills and Trusts
- Probate
- Personal Injury
- Worker's Compensation
- Landlord/Tenant
- Traffic Defense
- DUI Defense
- Civil Litigation
- Business Startup/Incorporation

Main Office

Main Office
5844 W Irving Park Rd.
Chicago, IL 60634


(773) 282-9372

John Trepel

John Trepel & Associates, LLC

John is the owner of John Trepel & Associates LLC. He was an associate with Thomas J. Polinski & Associates for 20 years. John is a successful and experienced litigator with over 25 years of trial experience in a wide range of civil matters including divorce and family law, personal injury and worker's compensation. John has extensive experience in consumer bankruptcy, real estate and estate planning. He will work closely with you at each stage of your case and will fully address your concerns. You will be represented in a diligent and conscientious manner to advance your case's interest.

John received a Juris Doctorate degree from John Marshall Law School and a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from University of Wisconsin/Madison. He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Chicago Bar Association and South Suburban Bar Association.

Phillip Mendoza

John Trepel & Associates, LLC

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