Paul M. Markese focuses his practice in the areas of toxic tort and environmental litigation, with considerable experience in the areas of asbestos, silica and occupational disease claims. He defends various industrial product and equipment manufacturers, contractors and premises owners in toxic tort personal injury claims.
Mr. Markese also has experience with mass tort and multi-district litigation (MDL). His clients include several Fortune 500 companies. Mr. Markese is an active member of the firm’s Defense Litigation practice group and the Toxic Tort specialty group.
Mr. Markese joined Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP in June 1997. He has served as an instructor in Hinshaw University, the firm’s nationwide attorney training and education program.
Professional Affiliations : American Bar Association
J.D., The John Marshall Law School, 1998
B.A., with honors, Loyola University of Chicago, 1994
Admissions : Illinois, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois