Timothy J. BileckiManaging Partner, Bilecki & Tipon
Company Spotlight: Timothy Bilecki
Timothy J. Bilecki, is a Honolulu, Hawaii-based attorney who defends U.S. Military service members facing criminal charges in military courts. He also defends service members under criminal investigation and those facing adverse administrate actions. Mr. Bilecki frequently travels worldwide to defend his clients, with a primary focus on cases in the Pacific Rim, including Hawaii, Guam, mainland Japan, Okinawa, and Korea. His primary areas of focus include military sexual assault defense, sting operation defense, financial fraud, international drug trafficking, and violent offenses.
He enjoys a "Superb 10.0" rating on Avvo and was named one of the “Top 40 under 40” trial lawyers in the country. Mr. Bilecki is a bestselling author who wrote a chapter in the book Dare to Succeed with Jack Canfield, which hit eight bestseller lists in August 2013. He’s also an "A group" graduate of the prestigious National Criminal Defense College, a lifetime member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and a graduate of the Reid Investigative Interviewing and Advanced Interrogation course.
Mr. Bilecki’s cases have been featured on various national and international media outlets, including CNN, Fox News, E! Entertainment Television and USA Today. He has also advised the production team for National Geographic’s documentary series, Drugs, Inc., on the episode entitled "Hawaiian Ice." Mr. Bilecki was featured on a full-length documentary entitled The Last Line of Defense which aired nationally on The Bio Channel in February of 2015.
Mr. Bilecki believes in the mantra that “you are the average of the five people you associate with most,” and has dedicated his career to building and managing the law firm of Bilecki & Tipon, LLLC by bringing together the absolute best court martial lawyers, defense investigator and support staff under one roof and providing the best representation possible for military service members.
His cases are both local and international. Some have led him to far-flung places across the globe, including the barangays of Manila, the streets of Cambodia and the villes of South Korea. Mr. Bilecki has the distinction of having taken well over 100 cases to verdict in military courts around the world, all with unparalleled results.
Before partnering with Noel Tipon, Bilecki was the principal attorney at The Bilecki Law Group, LLLC and prior to that member of the U.S. Army JAG Corps. While in the JAG Corps, he was lauded as one of the best trial attorneys in the U.S. Army. Mr. Bilecki's first duty assignment in the military was at Fort Hood, Texas, where he served as a military defense counsel. He was then stationed in Honolulu, HI, and served as a Special Assistant United States Attorney, and later as an International Law Attorney focusing on the Asia-Pacific Theater. He concluded his military career with a two-year tour in South Korea as the Senior Defense Counsel for the Army in Asia. His years as JAG Corp insider have given him firsthand experience to the strategies and tactics of the military’s law enforcement, commanders and prosecutors.
Mr. Bilecki is married, has two sons and one daughter, and in his spare time enjoys international travel, Formula One, racing Porsches and spending time with his family.