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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


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

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  • William K. Mattar

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


    William Mattar Personal injury Attorney
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Contact info

Cofman Townsley Attorneys At Law

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


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200405/11/2016
MOGood Standing, Active200301/08/2013
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