Bryan Skelton was born November 3, 1960 in Aurora, Illinois. He graduated from Salem Community High School in Salem, Illinois, then obtained his undergraduate education at Mid-America Nazarene University. He received his Master’s Degree in American History from the University of Missouri at Kansas City before attending law school.
Mr. Skelton obtained his J.D. from St. Louis University in 1993 where he graduated cum laude. He joined Reed, Armstrong, in 1993 after having taught for eight years in the public school system. He achieved partnership in 2001.
He practices in the areas of toxic tort, personal injury, vehicular negligence, construction accidents, railroad, premises liability, products liability and commercial litigation.
Mr. Skelton practices in both the state and federal courts. He manages the toxic tort litigation including the Asbestos, Benzene and Welding Rod litigation involving several hundred cases in Illinois and Missouri for multiple clients, including Fortune 500 companies.
Mr. Skelton is a member of the Illinois Bar Association, Madison County Bar Association and the Defense Research Institute. He has been married to Sandy for seventeen years and has two children, Brianna and Evan.