Mr. Hillgamyer is a Chicago native graduating from St. Rita High School. He continued his studies at St. Ambrose University earning a bachelor’s degree in Sociology and minor in pre-law. Following his undergraduate studies, Mr. Hillgamyer graduated from Loyola University Chicago School of Law. While in law school, Mr. Hillgamyer was a regular member of the Dean’s List, and had a primary focus on trial advocacy. Unlike the traditional law school student, Mr. Hillgamyer went to school part-time on the weekends and evenings to allow himself to work full time at various personal injury firms in Chicago. This gave him the hands on experience the traditional law student would not encounter. Mr. Hillgamyer became a licensed attorney in Illinois in May of 2021 and joined the firm shortly thereafter. Since the start of his employment, he has had extensive litigation experience, handling arbitrations, depositions, and various sorts of court calls daily.
Outside of his legal practice, Mr. Hillgamyer is an avid Chicago White Sox fan, and enjoys staying physically active in his free time.