Brennan Law Firm, P.C. – Specializing in FELA Law

Edward F. Brennan

Edward F. Brennan

Edward F. Brennan

Edward Brennan was born in East St. Louis, Illinois, and is licensed to practice law in Illinois, Missouri, and federal district courts throughout the Country.



  • Bachelor of Science, Southern Illinois University
  • Juris Doctorate, St. Louis University School of Law


  • “Suicide: Is it Compensable?” Illinois Trial Lawyers Journal, 1981.
  • Chapter 30, “Medical and Hospital Negligence,” Callagan and Sons, 1988.


  • “Handling Workers Compensation Cases,” 1979
  • “Worker Compensation: Highlights and Pitfalls,” 1983
  • “Total Disability,” 1984
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • Symposium on Workers Compensation, Illinois State Bar Association, 1985.
  • Winner of 1989 Illinois State Bar Association Public Relations Award for innovating The People’s Law School.


  • Fellow of the American Bar Association
  • Sustaining member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association (Member of Workmen’s Compensation Council), 1979
  • Compensation Committee, 1984
  • Participant in Allerton House Symposium on Worker’s Compensation, 1985
  • St. Clair County Bar Association
  • East St. Louis Bar Association

Designated legal counsel for the United Transportation Union.
Designated legal counsel for the Transportation Workers Union.
Founding member of the Academy of Rail Labor Attorneys (ARLA), Board Member 1990-97, President 1995-96.

Specializing in the handling of Federal Employers’ Liability Act cases.