Todd Schum

Contact Information

Phone: (217) 239-6640
Fax: (217) 239-6635
Email: [email protected]

Mr. Todd E. Schum recognized in Top Lawyers In Illinois The Legal Network, April 2016

Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Managing Attorney

Attorney Todd Schum has practiced injury law since 1987. He is knowledgeable in the nuances of personal injury law and is familiar with all aspects of personal injury claims. He has successfully concluded personal injury cases by recovering millions of dollars for his clients.

Residents of Champaign, Illinois, and surrounding communities know they can depend on Attorney Todd Schum; in fact, many of his clients come from referrals. His commitment to fighting for his clients’ rights has earned the respect and confidence of his clients throughout Illinois.

Todd Schum was elected to the Board of Managers of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association by other top Illinois injury lawyers. The ITLA is the leading injury lawyer organization in Illinois. He has resolved cases well in excess of $1 million.

Areas of Practice

  • 60% Personal Injury
  • 40% Workers’ Compensation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 2007


  • Southern Illinois University School of Law, Carbondale, Illinois, 1987 J.D
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, 1984 B.S. Finance

Representative Clients

  • Individuals Seriously Injured
  • Working Men and Women

Classes/Seminars Taught

  • Premises Liability, Speaker, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association Seminars, 2004 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 1996 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, elected to Board of Managers, 2007 - Present
  • Illinois State Bar Association, 1987 - Present
  • American Association for Justice, 1997 - Present

Birth Information

  • 1961, Champaign, Illinois