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Troy A. Brinson earned his B.S. in International Business in 2000 at Saint Louis University, summa cum laude, and his J.D. in 2004 at Saint Louis University School of Law.

While attending law school, Troy was a member of the Jessup International Moot Court Team and earned the Academic Excellence Award in Critical Race Theory. Troy is an associate with the firm who practices in general civil litigation, including insurance defense, premises liability, personal injury and appellate law. Troy has participated in multiple bench and jury trials, mediations and arbitrations. Troy also has substantial appellate experience, having successfully practiced before the Missouri Supreme Court.

Troy is a member of the Chicago Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity and the Missouri State Bar. He was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 2007 and the Missouri Bar in 2004.  He was admitted to the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri in 2004.


Languages spoken: German

Practice areas

  1. Litigation: 75%
    11 years
  2. Foreclosure: 15%
  3. Appeals: 10%
    10 years



Hourly ($300/hour), contingent (25-33%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Gary A. Newland

    I endorse this lawyer. Troy is one of the finest litigators I have ever worked with. He understands the law and knows how to apply the law. He has integrity and is professionalism.


    Gary Newland Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Supervised lawyer

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    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Newland & Newland, LLP

121 S. Wilke Road, Suite 301
Arlington Heights, IL, 60005


ILVoluntarily Inactive200711/12/2015
MONot authorized to practice-Administrative200401/08/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Amjur Award - Critical Race TheorySaint Louis University School of Law2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior AttorneyNewland & Newland LLP2012 - Present
AttorneyMomkus McCluskey, LLC2008 - 2012
AttorneyCounsel on Call2007 - 2008
AttorneyBrown & James, PC2005 - 2006
Associate AttorneyWilke & Wilke, PC2002 - 2005
Student AdvocateScholarship Foundation of St. Louis1999 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Northwest Suburban Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State ex rel. Rebecca E. Pooker v. The Honorable Gary P. KramerSuccessful
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Publication nameTitleDate
State ex rel. Rebecca E. Pooker v. The Honorable Gary P. KramerOpinion2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Saint Louis University School of LawN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Civil Litigation Committee - CLE PresentationChiropractic Care, A Defense Perspective2013