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Todd Ryan Nissenholtz

Todd Ryan Nissenholtz

Practice areas:

Defective and Dangerous Products, Personal Injury, Trucking Accident, Motorcycle Accident

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About Me

Todd Nissenholtz is a Cofman Townsley litigation partner. He focuses his law practice on personal injury and class action claims, including matters related to wrongful death and catastrophic injuries. Mr. Nissenholtz’s litigation practice concentrates on complicated products liability and tort claims involving serious burns, electrical injuries, brain injuries, and spinal cord injuries.

 Mr. Nissenholtz attended the University of Texas for his undergraduate studies, where he graduated with honors in 1999. He then earned his Juris Doctorate from Emory University School of Law in 2003, where he served as Research Editor for the Emory International Law Review and clerked for Justice P. Harris Hines of the Georgia Supreme Court.

 Mr. Nissenholtz has proven himself a forceful litigator, with two of his cases named among the top 2010 results in Missouri Lawyers Weekly. He was also named an Up and Coming Lawyer by Missouri Lawyers Weekly.

Mr. Nissenholtz is authorized to practice law in Missouri and Illinois.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Motorcycle Accident: 25%
  2. Trucking Accident: 25%
  3. Personal Injury: 25%
  4. Defective and Dangerous Products: 25%

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • William K. Mattar

    Respectable and dependable. Todd fights for his clients. I endorse this lawyer.


    William Mattar Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Edward Albert Gilkerson

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Edward Gilkerson Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Cofman Townsley Attorneys At Law

200 South Hanley Rd
Suite 1070
Saint Louis, MO, 63105



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200408/17/2015
MOGood Standing, Active200301/08/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Largest VerdictMissouri Lawyers Weekly2014
Up and Coming LawyerMissouri Lawyers Weekly2013

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerCofman & Townsley2013 - Present
PartnerArmstrong Teasdale2000 - 2013


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Missouri BarMemberN/A
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. LouisMemberN/A
Illinois State Bar AssociationMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
Defense Research Institute's Commercial Litigation Business Suit PublicationFederal Dilution Act Provides Legal Jolt of Caffeine for Starbucks2007


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Emory University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of TexasN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1999

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Missouri BarEssentials of Missouri Practice2007