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Hon. Thomas Prebil

Education

• USA&M Advanced Mediator Training, 2016
• United States District Court Advance Mediator Training, 2016
• Mediator Training at Washington University School of Law – 2006
• St. Louis University School of Law, J.D., 1971
• St. Louis University, B.A., 1968

Accomplishments

Circuit Judge St. Louis County, 21st Judicial Circuit 2009-2016, Special Judge Missouri Supreme Court, Presided over and settled hundreds of cases. Tried a wide variety of civil, criminal and dissolution cases as Circuit Judge. Engaged in the general litigation practice of law 1975-2009, at both plaintiff and defense oriented law firms and litigated numerous cases. Public Defender City of St. Louis 1972-1975. Served on active duty with the U.S. Army Reserves, 1971-1972. Tom has tried and settled, as both judge and attorney, cases in the following areas: Admiralty/Jones Act, Business/Commercial, Class Action/Mass Tort, Contract, Corporate Partnership Disputes, Employment/ADA/Discrimination, Environmental/Toxic Tort, FELA, Home Owner, Insurance Policy Disputes, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home Negligence, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Professional Malpractice, Property Damage, Real Estate, Uninsured Motorist and Wrongful Death.

Affiliations

• Admitted to practice in Illinois 1987
• Missouri 1971
• St. Louis County Bar Association
• The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
• The Lawyers Association of St. Louis