Tori was born and raised in Alton, IL. She graduated from Alton High School in 1996. Tori then attended Illinois College in Jacksonville, IL where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in English Literature in 2000. During her four years at Illinois College, Tori played first and third base for the Illinois College Lady Blues softball team.
After obtaining her Bachelor’s degree, Tori continued her education at the Southern Illinois University-Carbondale School of Law. Tori graduated from SIU School of Law with her Juris Doctor degree in 2003. She was admitted to the Illinois Bar in November 2003, the Missouri Bar in September 2004 and was admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Southern District in December 2003.
Since joining the law firm of Reed, Armstrong, Gorman, Mudge & Morrissey, P.C., Tori has tried several personal injury cases to verdict, has presented numerous cases for arbitration hearing and has handled a variety of cases including personal injury, premises liability, products liability, toxic torts, medical malpractice and insurance coverage cases. Tori has also briefed and argued appeals to the Illinois Fifth District Appellate Court.
Tori is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, the Madison County Bar Association and The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis.
Tori is married to Jason and lives in St. Charles, MO.