About Our Firm

Kopka Pinkus Dolin is a regional law firm dedicated to the defense of litigated matters on behalf of corporations, municipalities, and insurance companies. Exceeding our clients’ expectations is at the core of the firm’s practices in municipal law, commercial litigation, fraud/SIU, governmental entities litigation, insurance defense, employment law and EPLI, product liability, professional liability, restaurant & retail, excess coverage, toxic tort environmental liability, transportation, aviation, railroad, bankruptcy, and workers’ compensation.  With six offices throughout Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Michigan, we maintain strong local roots unique to each state, but we all share the same philosophy of delivering excellent service and superior responsiveness to our clients. The centralized structure of our multi-state partnership combines the advantages of extensive resources, expertise and technology along with our focus on providing personalized “concierge” service to each of our clients. Our philosophy is to identify what our client is expecting and then strive to exceed those expectations. Our success stems from our integrity in placing our clients’ interests above those of the law firm.

Core Values of the Firm

  1. Treat all individuals with respect.
  2. Aim to exceed expectations.
  3. Seek to understand; recognize and learn what you do not know.  Own a solution!
  4. Concierge service on behalf of our clients will reap unlimited reward.


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Congratulations to Chicago Partner, Andrew Ellbogen, on Recent Trial Success!

Congratulations to Chicago Partner, Andrew Ellbogen, on his recent success after a four-day trial in McHenry County. The case involved a pedestrian being struck by the insured in a parking…

Have a Meaningful Martin Luther King Jr. Day!

Today we celebrate the life and achievements of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. It was his hard work and revolutionary vision of equality that instigated many of the…

Andrew Ellbogen has been Martindale Hubbell™ Rated AV® Preeminent™ for Twenty Years!

Chicago Partner, Andrew D. Ellbogen, celebrates his 20 year anniversary of being Martindale Hubbell™ Rated AV® Preeminent™.  This is the highest possible peer review rating in legal ability and ethical standards. …

Gene Pinkus, 2018 President of the Indiana Chapter of the National Society of Professional Insurance Investigators (NSPII)

Managing Partner, Gene Pinkus, will step in as the 2018 President of the Indiana Chapter of the National Society of Professional Insurance Investigators (NSPII).  Throughout his career, Gene has made…