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Brian M. Wendler

Brian M. Wendler

Practice areas:

Personal Injury

About Me

Specializes in product liability, trucking and auto accidents.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1987

  1. Personal Injury: 99%
    28 years, 400 cases



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Ryan Everett Hodge

    Brian is one of the truly great trucking lawyers in this Country. He is passionate about getting justice for his clients and truly cares about them.


    Ryan Hodge Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Charles P. Ward

    Brian is a fine attorney and I am happy to endorse this lawyer.


    Charles Ward Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Wendler Law, PC

900 Hillsboro, Suite 10
Edwardsville, IL, 62025-1202


MOGood Standing, Active198901/08/2013
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law198705/14/2015
INTemporary AdmissionUnknown05/30/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Clients Choice Award 2015Avvo2015
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Clients Choice Award 2014Avvo2014
Client's Choice Award 2013Avvo2013
Clients' Choice Award 2012Avvo2012
William J. Harte Amicus Volunteer AwardIllinois Trial Lawyers Association2005
Dean's listSIU Law School1987
Research assistant/grantSIU Law School1986

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentWendler Law PC2005 - Present
PresidentWendler & Ezra PC1999 - Present
PartnerCarlson Wendler & Associates1990 - 1999

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Edwardsville Glen Carbon Little League AssociationBoard Member2001 - 2015
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1990 - 2015
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1990 - 2015
Missouri State Bar AssociationMember1990 - 2015
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember1987 - 2015
Madison County Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Brdar v Cottrell, Cassens, General Motors$1,5000,000 verdict for plaintiff
Lindhorst v International Paper, CH Robinson et alaward for plaintiffs
Torbit v Delavan/RyderVerdict for plaintiffs

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Publication NameTitleDate
Amicus brief Illinois Supreme CourtAmicus Brief on behalf of Illinois Trial Lawyers2005

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southern Illinois University, Carbondalelawjuris doctorate1987
Southern Illinois University, EdwardsvillePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1984
Triad High SchoolGeneral EducationN/A1979

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
cooperative education programcareer choices2005
Winning Your Case Before TrialMedical1998