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Edwardsville, IL



  • Saint Louis University School of Law, J.D. 2007
  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, M.S. in Sports Management, 2004
  • University of Evansville, B.S. Political Science 2003


  • Illinois
  • Missouri
  • U.S. District Court for the
    • Southern District of Illinois
    • Northern District of Illinois

Practice Description

Daniel C. Lytle focuses his practice on trials involving complex litigation matters, including:

  • Personal Injury/Wrongful Death
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Insurance
  • Public Utilities
  • Commercial Litigation

Mr. Lytle has extensive civil litigation experience and has successfully represented clients in all stages of litigation, having taken numerous cases to jury verdict in both Illinois state and federal courts and through the appeals process.

Bar/Professional Associations

  • Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel

Awards, Honors & Distinctions

  • Illinois Leading Lawyers
    • Emerging Lawyer (2015-2022)
  • Profiled in Emerging Lawyers Magazine: “Playing to Win in Metro East Trial Law” (2020). (This article can be read here.)

Published Legal Writing

  • “Not Just Another Day at the ‘Breach’: Risk Allocation in a Specialized Construction Climate,” HeplerBroom Blog (September 26, 2019). (This blog post can be read here.)
  • “Total Eclipse of … Liability? A Cosmic Reminder of the Use and Effectiveness of Exculpatory Language in Contract,” HeplerBroom Blog (September 12, 2017). (This blog post can be read here.)