Brian Hetzer


Telephone: (312) 346-8620
Fax: (312) 346-8743


Brian Hetzer joined Karlin, Fleisher & Falkenberg, LLC in January 2011, where he represents the rights of injured persons throughout the State of Illinois in motor vehicle collisions, incidents of nursing home abuse and neglect, medical malpractice cases, and wrongful death matters. Prior to joining the firm, Brian worked as a trial lawyer for a downstate law firm, where he also represented the rights of injured persons. To date, Brian has represented individuals in over thirty counties throughout northern, central, and southern Illinois.

During his career, Brian has participated in trials, mediations, and arbitrations. He also has been published in an appellate court decision, namely Kindel v. Tennis, 409 Ill.App.3d 1138, 949 N.E.2d 1119, 351 Ill.Dec. 24 (Fifth District 2011).


Undergraduate Education

Graduate Education

State & Federal Bar Admissions

Professional Activities

Practice Areas

  • Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
  • Motor Vehicle Collisions
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Premises Liability
  • Product liability