Meet our attorneys

J. Timothy Esper

J. Timothy Esper ~ Owner and lead attorney

Tim Esper is the owner and lead attorney of J. Timothy Esper & Associates. He brings over 39 years of legal experience to the firm and handles primarily workers' comp cases.  He will provide practical advice at no charge to help you secure payment of your benefits without lengthy disputes.  When companies don't pay, he will take your case to a hearing to win your benefits or the best possible recovery.  He takes special care to explore all sources of income for injured workers including disability pensions, social security disabilty, and other disability and insurance benefits.

Mark Anthony Aiello

Mark Anthony Aiello ~ Associate

Mark Aiello is an associate attorney of J. Timothy Esper & Associates. Mark has 20 years of Social Security disability and workers' compensation experience and is available to respond to your questions regarding any SSD, comp or VA disability case. Mark has over a 90% Social Security award success rate and has recovered millions of dollars for our clients. In addition to the State of Michigan, Mark has represented individuals in Ohio, Indiana and Arizona. He recently became accredited by the VA, allowing him to represent vets in their claims for disability benefits throughout the country.

Paul J. Palgut

Paul J. Palgut ~ Of-Counsel

Paul Palgut is an of-counsel associate with J. Timothy Esper & Associates since 2010. Paul Palgut brings 35 years of workers' compensation experience to the firm and is available to respond to your inquiries regarding any workers’ compensation claim.