Attorney Tommie A. Harsley, III received his undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 1984 and his law degree from Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, Missouri in 1987. He has been a member of the Missouri Bar since 1987 and the Illinois Bar since 1988.
He was employed as an associate attorney at the law firm of Freeman, Whitfield, Montgomery & Staples from 1987 through 1991. There he gained extensive experience as a trial attorney in both civil litigation, (non-criminal) and workers› compensation law. He developed an in depth knowledge of workers’ compensation law and practice and has litigated numerous cases in Missouri and Illinois. He has practiced personal injury and workers compensation law exclusively since 1991. As a civil trial and workers’ compensation attorney he has experience in all phases of trial practice and has developed an excellent reputation as a meticulous preparer and a persuasive courtroom advocate.
Attorney Harsley established the Law Office of Tommie A. Harsley III in 1995. The primary practice areas are personal injury and workers’ compensation. He is a member of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, and the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis.
Attorney Harsley is very involved in organizing and advising not-for-profit religious organizations. He is the pastor of Grace New Covenant Church in St. Louis Missouri. He and his wife Vanassa have three children, Robert (daughter-in-law Ericka), Thomas and Rachel.
Attorney Tommie Harsley