August 27th, 2021

About TorHoerman Law

Whether you are injured in a car accident, workplace exposure to a chemical or through a drug or medical device you used, you can count on our team of experienced lawyers and staff to work for you.  

December 16th, 2021

Common Forms & Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

Learn about common causes of nursing home abuse lawsuits, common forms & signs of nursing home abuse, and what to do if your loved one has been the victim of abuse or negligence in an elderly care facility.

Learn more: Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer

December 6th, 2021

The Civil Litigation Process Explained in Steps

If have recently filed a personal injury lawsuit or are considering legal action, it is important that you familiarize yourself with the steps involved in a civil lawsuit.

Learn more: Civil Lawsuit – Litigation Process Explained

December 6th, 2021

THL Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway 2021

The 2021 TorHoerman Law Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway was a huge success. With the help of our sponsors, THL was able to provide 500 turkeys & other goodies to members of the Alton, IL community this year!

Learn more: THL Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway

December 6th, 2021

Daycare Accident Legal FAQ

Injuries occurring to a child under professional supervision can have a great effect on both the child and the parent, and often leaves the parent wondering whether there is any legal recourse. This video will help to answer some common daycare injury legal FAQ’s from a trusted daycare injury lawyer.

Learn more:  Daycare Injury Lawyer

November 30th, 2021

Birth Injury Information

A birth injury attorney defines birth injury & helps navigate a birth injury lawsuit explaining common questions such as: What is a birth injury? What are common birth injuries? What are causes of birth injuries? What to do if your child suffers a birth injury?

Learn more: Birth Injury Lawyer

November 22nd, 2021

Surgical Stapler Injury Litigation Information

Numerous surgical stapler models have been found to be faulty, putting patients at risk of injury and even death. The FDA issued recalls, and people nationwide have joined the lawsuit against these potentially harmful staplers.

Learn more: Surgical Stapler Lawsuit

October 27th, 2021

Can I Get Compensated for CRPS?

Hundreds of thousands of people per year suffer from the pain inflicted by CRPS. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with CRPS related to a specific event or injury, you may be entitled to compensation.

Learn more: Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome

October 7th, 2021

7 Common Examples of Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice attorneys explain common instances of medical malpractice, how to identify them, their effects, and how to prevent them.

Learn more: 7 Medical Malpractice Common Examples

August 30th, 2021

Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit FAQ

Lawyers in the transvaginal mesh lawsuit update clients regarding the status of the ongoing transvaginal mesh litigation. TorHoerman Law attorney, Jacob Plattenberger, answers client’s frequently asked questions in this video.

Learn more: Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit

August 30th, 2021

Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Information

THL attorney Jacob Plattenberger discusses the ongoing vaginal mesh litigation.
August 30th, 2021

Syngenta Corn Seed Lawsuit Information

Illinois Farmers & the Corn GMO Syngenta Lawsuit

Learn more: Syngenta Corn Lawsuit

August 30th, 2021

Power Morcellator Lawsuit Information

Power Morcellator Lawsuit FAQ | Lawyers in power morcellator lawsuit answer client’s FAQ regarding the power morcellator litigation.
August 30th, 2021

What is a Settlement?

What is a settlement? A settlement is a compromise between both the plaintiff and defendant. If the parties can’t agree, the case proceeds to trial.

Learn more: Civil Litigation Process

August 30th, 2021

What is a Verdict?

A verdict is a decision made in a case by a judge or jury either in favor of the plaintiff or defendant.
August 30th, 2021

5 Things to Do After You Get in a Car Accident

Involved in an auto accident due to another driver’s negligence? Remember these 5 tips to follow after a car accident in order to help build your claim for compensation.

Learn more: Car Accident Lawyers

August 30th, 2021

2017 Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway

This year, our firm was able to give away 500 turkeys to less fortunate families. The annual Turkey Giveaway is part of our firm’s efforts to address food depravity in our community.

Learn more: Turkey Giveaway

August 30th, 2021

THL New Office Groundbreaking

TorHoerman Law is proud to announce that we have begun breaking ground for our new office. THL will be relocating to 210 S. Main St. Edwardsville, IL. The firm is aiming towards an official move-in date during the summer of 2018.

August 30th, 2021

2018 Teacher Support Grant Award

The 2018 Teacher Support Grant was awarded to Amanda Powers of West Elementary School in Alton, Illinois! Thank you to all who participated and helped to make this event possible.

Learn more: Teacher Support Grant

August 30th, 2021

2018 Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway

TorHoerman Law is proud to announce another successful Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway. We would like to thank all of our sponsors for making this event possible.

Learn more: 2018 Turkey Giveaway

August 30th, 2021

2019 Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway

This year’s Turkey Giveaway was a success! With the help of the Salvation Army of Alton, we were able to provide food for hundreds of local residents, just in time for Thanksgiving.

Learn more: 2019 Turkey Giveaway

August 30th, 2021

What is the Statute of Limitations?

In this Legal Learning Moment, TorHoerman Law’s personal injury lawyer, Eric Terry, explains the statute of limitations and how they limit the time an individual has to take legal action.

Learn more: Statute of Limitations

August 30th, 2021

4 Main Elements of a Lawsuit

With the thousands of books and guides that exist about the law, where does a lawyer begin when building a case? In today’s Legal Learning Moment, Chad Finley talks about the four elements that govern the typical lawsuit: duty, breach, causation, and damages.

Learn more: Personal Injury Lawsuit

August 30th, 2021

The Different Types of Evidence

Tyler Schnieder explains the importance of evidence in a lawsuit and gives some examples of the different types of evidence commonly used in this Legal Learning Moment.

Learn more: Personal Injury Lawsuit Evidence

August 30th, 2021

What is Mitigation?

Chad Finley, attorney at TorHoerman Law, defines mitigation and explains the importance of mitigating injuries in this Legal Learning Moment.

Learn more: What is Mitigation?

August 30th, 2021

Calculating Damages in a Lawsuit

In this Legal Learning Moment, TorHoerman Law attorney Tyler Scheider breaks down damages, explaining how to calculate damages and the different types of damages in a lawsuit.

Learn more: How to Calculate Damages

September 22nd, 2021

9 Reasons to Hire an Attorney

Ever in doubt about hiring an attorney for your case? Need a good reason? Here we provide 9 reasons and situations where a legal professional can be highly beneficial to winning your claim and securing the maximum compensation you are owed!

Learn more: 9 Reasons to Hire an Attorney

September 8th, 2021

What is an Intentional Tort?

What is an intentional tort? What is a negligent tort? Who is liable in an intentional tort lawsuit? What are common intentional torts? In this video, we will teach you about tort law & explain the different types of intentional torts.

Learn more: Intentional Tort Lawsuits

September 8th, 2021

Most Common Workplace Injuries & How to Avoid Them

By learning more about the most common workplace accidents, you’ll be aware of injuries that can occur in even the safest work environments. Review the advice provided below so you can learn how to prevent these common injuries and keep everyone safe on the job.

Learn more: List of Workplace Accidents & How to Prevent Them

August 30th, 2021

Can There Be Multiple Defendants in a Lawsuit?

TorHoerman Law attorney Chad Finley explains the different types of multiple defendant lawsuit scenarios in this Legal Learning Moment.

Learn more: Personal Injury Lawsuit Liability

August 30th, 2021

Zantac Lawsuit Information

The Zantac lawsuit is filed on behalf of individuals who used Zantac and were subsequently diagnosed with cancer.

Learn more: Zantac Lawsuit

August 30th, 2021

Juul Lawyer Answers the Internet’s Most Common Questions About Juul

TorHoerman Law’s lead Juul lawyer, Jacob Plattenberger, answers some of the internet’s most commonly searched questions about Juul and the Juul lawsuit.

Learn more: Juul Lawsuit

August 30th, 2021

Do I Qualify For A Belviq Cancer Lawsuit?

The popular prescription weight-loss supplement Belviq has been recalled by the FDA due to potential cancer risks associated with the drug.

Learn more: Belviq Lawsuit

August 30th, 2021

What Are The Benefits of Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer?

The benefits of hiring a personal injury lawyer greatly outweigh any costs. Personal injury lawyers can navigate the complex legal process and maximize your potential settlement or verdict, while you focus on the most important thing – recovering from your injury.

Learn more: Benefits of Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer

August 30th, 2021

How Does a Truck Accident Lawsuit Work?

Familiarize yourself with the steps in a truck accident lawsuit and contact a truck accident lawyer from TorHoerman Law for a free, no-obligation consultation with a truck accident lawyer from THL.

Learn more: Truck Accident Lawyers

August 30th, 2021

What is EVALI?

To learn whether you qualify for an EVALI lawsuit, contact TorHoerman Law today. We offer free, no-obligation case consultations for all potential EVALI lawsuit clients.

Learn more: EVALI Lawsuit

August 30th, 2021

Elmiron Vision Loss Lawsuit Information

Find out whether you qualify for an Elmiron lawsuit by contacting TorHoerman Law and discussing your legal options with an experienced Elmiron Lawyer, no obligation required and free of charge.

Learn more: Elmiron Lawsuit

August 30th, 2021

Coffee Roasters at Risk of Popcorn Lung

Coffee Roasters and coffee production workers may unknowingly be exposed to the chemical diacetyl at work, putting them at risk of developing serious lung injuries.

Learn more: Coffee Roaster’s Lung Disease Lawsuit

August 30th, 2021

Lender Lost Your Car Title in the Mail?

You paid off your car loan, but your lender claims that your car title was lost in the mail. So, now you’ve got to spend time & money replacing your car title. Believe it or not, this happens more than you think. A lost car title class-action lawsuit is being formed for individuals who paid off their car loans but didn’t receive their car titles.

Learn more: Lost Car Title Class Action

August 27th, 2021

About TorHoerman Law

Whether you are injured in a car accident, workplace exposure to a chemical or through a drug or medical device you used, you can count on our team of experienced lawyers and staff to work for you.


August 27th, 2021

New Client Introduction

At TorHoerman Law, we fight for the rights of those injured through no fault of their own. Whether that be someone injured in a car accident, exposed to a dangerous chemical at the workplace, suffering from side effects of a medication or medical device, or experiencing the loss of a loved one due to the negligence of another, TorHoerman Law is dedicated to assisting those in need. We take our job and the people we represent very personally.

August 27th, 2021

Vehicle Accident Client Testimonial

Have you been involved in a car accident at no fault of your own? You may qualify to participate in a car accident lawsuit. Contact TorHoerman Law to talk to an experienced car accident lawyer and learn whether you qualify.

Learn more: Car Accident Lawyers

August 27th, 2021

Paraquat Lawsuit: Paraquat linked to Parkinson’s Disease

If you were exposed to the popular herbicide paraquat & were subsequently diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease, you may be entitled to participate in the paraquat lawsuit.⁠

Learn more: Paraquat Lawsuit

August 27th, 2021

Casa Grande, AZ Food Production Workers Exposed to Diacetyl

Attention Casa Grande, AZ Food Production Workers – a class-action lawsuit alleges that a food production facility in Casa Grande, AZ uses diacetyl as an additive in their products. Diacetyl, in its vaporized state, can be extremely harmful to the respiratory system when inhaled.

Learn more: Diacetyl Exposure Lawsuit

August 27th, 2021

Chicago Juul Lawsuit Filed on Behalf of Injured Users

A Juul lung injury lawsuit has been filed in Chicago. If you use Juul or similar e-cigarette products and have suffered respiratory injuries including coughing, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, chest pain, or other lung injuries, you may be entitled to compensation.

Learn more: Juul Lawsuit

August 27th, 2021

TorHoerman Law Charity & Philanthropy

TorHoerman Law is focused on community improvement, because helping others should go beyond the walls of a courthouse.

Learn more: TorHoerman Law Gives Back

August 27th, 2021

What Can I Expect When I Hire TorHoerman Law?

Hiring a personal injury lawyer to handle your case can make a world of difference. The right attorney will be able to handle the process of building your case to ensure you receive full compensation for your injuries. This allows you to focus on your recovery while they focus on your case.

Learn more: Benefits of  Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer

August 27th, 2021

What is the Process of a Mass Tort Claim

Every year, thousands of people are injured from defective and dangerous products and chose to hold the manufacturer liable for the injuries in a defective product lawsuit under product liability law. Although these defective product lawsuits are also personal injury lawsuits, they can be more complex because manufacturers of defective products are liable under different legal theories.

Learn more: What is a Mass Tort Lawsuit?

August 27th, 2021

What is the Value of My Case?

Personal injury settlements range greatly, depending on the specifics of each case – including the type of personal injury, the severity of injury and losses, other damages involved, damage caps, state laws, and the defendant’s ability to cover damages.

Learn more: Calculating Damages

August 27th, 2021

2020 Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway

TorHoerman Law knew that this year, more than ever, it was important for us to continue our Turkey Giveaway tradition. Thanks to our hard-working staff, charitable sponsors, committed sponsors, and the city of Alton, IL, we were able to distribute 600 turkeys to families in need this holiday season. The 7th annual (socially distanced) THL Turkey Giveaway was a major success. We look forward to carrying on this great tradition for many years to come.

Learn more: THL Turkey Giveaway

August 27th, 2021

How much does it cost to hire TorHoerman Law?

We work on contingency, which means that our legal team will not charge our clients until our clients have been compensated for their injuries. If you don’t win, we don’t win. We will only send you a bill for services after we have reached a conclusion that covers your damages.

Learn more: Understanding Legal Fees

August 27th, 2021

Premises Liability: What are My Premises?

Learn about the 3 types of visitors and the 3 types of consent to enter premises. Know how you, the premises owner, can reduce risks of accidents or injuries, and understand your expectations as the owner.

Learn more: Premises Liability

August 27th, 2021

Does Paraquat Exposure Cause Parkinson’s Disease?

Studies have shown that exposure to the chemical herbicide Paraquat can increase an individual’s risk of developing Parkinson’s disease. For this reason, Paraquat has been banned across 32 countries.

Learn more: Paraquat Parkinson’s Disease Lawsuit

August 27th, 2021

How Much Does a Lawyer Cost? Understanding Attorney Fees

Before you can predict the potential cost of an attorney, there are many factors to consider such as the type of lawsuit you are involved in, the costs associated with your litigation, the length of your lawsuit, the reputation of your lawyer, and the type of fee agreement your attorney offers. ⁠

Learn more: How Much Does a Lawyer Cost?

August 27th, 2021

Bard PowerPort Injury Information

If you experience severe discomfort around or from your Bard PowerPort medical device, seek medical attention immediately. The PowerPort medical device has been linked to a number of complications, including device migration that can lead to serious injury and even death.

Learn more: Bard PowerPort Lawsuit

August 27th, 2021

Penumbra JET 7 Catheter Recall Information

The FDA has received over 200 medical device reports (MDRs) regarding Penumbra’s Jet 7 Xtra Flex Catheter, reporting serious injuries, malfunctions and even deaths.

Learn more: Penumbra JET 7 Catheter Lawsuit

August 27th, 2021

Philips CPAP Recall Information

ATTN: PHILIPS CPAP USERS – On June 14th, 2021, Philips issued a recall on some of their CPAP, Bi-Level PAP, and other machine ventilators. It is believed that these machines could be linked to lung cancer diagnoses among users.⁠

Learn more: Philips CPAP Recall Lawsuit

August 27th, 2021

6 Bike Safety Tips from a Bicycle Accident Lawyer

As bicycle accident lawyers, we know the harm, damage, and financial loss that can be caused by a bike accident. Many times, accidents can be avoided and injuries can be mitigated by taking just a few simple safety measures.

Learn more: Bicycle Accidents

August 27th, 2021

Toxic Baby Food Contamination Information

ATTN PARENTS: Major baby food brands have been found to carry high levels of toxic heavy metals in their products. These toxic metals can cause severe injuries to your baby. Please discontinue the use of these products as they pose a risk to your children. If your child suffered injuries due to the consumption of their products, you may be eligible to participate in a toxic baby food lawsuit.

Learn more: Contaminated Baby Food Lawsuit

August 27th, 2021

Aerosol Sunscreen Recall Information

ATTN Consumers: 5 Aerosol Sunscreen Sprays have been recalled after low levels of cancer-causing chemicals were found in some samples. J&J issued a voluntary recall of 5 Neutrogena and Aveeno brand sunscreens.

Learn more: Sunscreen Recall Lawsuit

August 27th, 2021

Vitamin Shoppe One Daily Men’s 50+ Heavy Metals

If you or a loved one have taken Vitamin Shoppe’s One Daily Men’s and have experienced nerve or kidney damage, as well as any other side effects listed in this video, contact Tor Hoerman Law for a free, no-obligation case consultation with a contamination lawyer today.

Learn more: Contaminated Supplements Lawsuit

August 27th, 2021

Medtronic MiniMed Insulin Pump Information

The FDA announced a Medtronic MiniMed Insulin Pump recall following several adverse event reports related to the device. Its defective retainer ring (or lack of) is causing thousands to receive wrong amounts of insulin, putting their lives in danger. You may qualify to participate in the insulin pump lawsuit.

Learn more: Medtronic MiniMed Insulin Pump Lawsuit

August 27th, 2021

Toxic Baby Formula NEC Injury Information

Bovine-based infant formulas distributed in hospitals, hospital NICUs, and sometimes gifted to parents of newborns from hospitals have been linked to NEC, a serious & potentially fatal infant injury. If your child was diagnosed with NEC, contact TorHoerman Law today.

August 27th, 2021

Why Are Pressure Cookers Exploding?

ATTN: Pressure Cooker Owners
A number of pressure cookers & instant pot brands are being recalled due to product defects that can cause serious injury to users.
August 27th, 2021

What to Do if You are Exposed to Hazardous Materials

Exposure to hazardous materials like chemicals can result in serious & even-life threatening injuries. By educating yourself on the dangers of exposure & having a plan if you are exposed to hazardous materials, you can mitigate those injuries and effectively reduce your risk of damages.

Learn More: Have You Been Exposed to Hazardous Chemicals?

August 27th, 2021

Baby Sleeper Recall Information

Baby sleepers with an incline above 10 degrees are proven to be potentially harmful and even fatal to infants. However, some manufacturers have failed to recall these hazardous products. A baby sleeper recall lawsuit has been filed against the manufacturers of these sleepers after being linked to the deaths of dozens of babies.

Learn more: Baby Sleeper Lawsuit

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