Railroad Law

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Thornton Mostul, PLLC is the experienced, dedicated firm that you need to represent you in legal matters specific to the railroad industry. 

A significant part of our practice involves claims on behalf of railroad workers under the Federal Employers’ Liability Act and related statutes. The firm has handled railroad cases since at least the 1960’s and with current partners since 1982. Past and current partners of this firm have served as Designated Legal Counsel for various rail labor unions. One current partner has many years of past experience representing one of the class 1 carriers.

We have handled many high profile railroad injury cases from:

  • Runaway Trains
  • ADA/Failure to Accomodate
  • Trains Collide
  • Passenger Train Derailment
  • Train Yard Incident
  • Non-Railroad Worker Falls Off of Car
  • Close Clearance
  • Failed Grab Iron
  • Train Collision
  • Cumulative Trauma
  • Van Roll Over
  • Tampering with Evidence

In many of our cases we have been pioneers in fighting for legal principles that support the rights of injured railroad workers. We treat our clients with dignity and respect. We will speak the truth and stand up for your interests.