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Brian M. Wendler

Practice areas:

Personal Injury

About Me

Specializes in product liability, trucking and auto accidents.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1987

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

Payment

Fees:

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.

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    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.

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    Charles Ward Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Wendler Law, PC

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

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
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.
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Awards
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

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

Education
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
seminardiscovery2000
Winning Your Case Before TrialMedical1998