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    Top-notch aggressive legal representation

    Top-notch aggressive legal representation
    Meticulous case preparation

    Proven track record of outstanding success
    Large awards, settlements, and countless positive results

    Competitive retainer fees and rates
    Basic flat-rate fees available

    All calls returned the same day- Guaranteed.
    Attorney availability after hours and on weekends- We are always there for you.

    "Attorney Tuffentsamer is a tough and aggressive opponent who provides outstanding legal representation to his clients, while focusing on their best interests." AF – Former Opposing Counsel


The Tuffentsamer Law Firm is committed to providing top-notch legal representation to all of its clients. Personal hands-on attention and communication combined with meticulous preparation on every case is what sets the Tuffentsamer Law Firm apart from other law firms. The name may be hard to remember, but you will never forget our results!

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Personal Injury

Personal injury can be financially devastating as a result of immense medical bills, the loss of income, and the potential for permanent injury. In order to ensure you receive the maximum amount of compensation possible for your injury, you must retain an experienced law firm that will aggressively handle your case and ensure you get the maximum possible compensation you deserve. The Tuffentsamer Law Firm is that experienced, aggressive, hands-on law firm you can always depend on to obtain the maximum results for your injury.


Even if you are not seriously injured, an auto accident can be a traumatic event. If you have been injured in an automobile accident it is import to remember the insurance companies are not on your side. In order attain the maximum compensation you deserve you must retain a law firm that is not only experienced with handling insurance companies and their attorneys, but a firm that will also aggressively handle your case. The Tuffentsamer Law Firm is that experienced, aggressive, hands-on law firm you can always depend on to obtain the maximum possible results for your injury.

Workers’ Comp

Getting hurt at work can devastate you and your family’s financial situation, and the Illinois workers' compensation laws can seem like a maze covered with red tape at every turn. In order to obtain the maximum amount of compensation you deserve for your injury, you must obtain an aggressive skilled firm that is familiar with the system and the employer’s tactics, doctors, and attorneys. The Tuffentsamer Law Firm provides the skill, expertise, aggressive representation that you can always depend on to obtain the maximum possible results for your work-related injury.

Family Law

Family Law is emotionally challenging, and legal battles can cost you time, money, and even further emotional distress. You need a law firm that not only fights aggressively for you but also understands this is an emotional and trying time in your life. The Tuffentsamer Law Firm provides the exceptional combination of aggressive and compassionate representation in family law matters that you deserve.

Divorce & Child Custody

Individuals facing a potential divorce have to consider more than just assets, income, and support. If you had children during your marriage, issues involving your children can easily become contentious and develop into a battle between you and your spouse. In order to obtain what you deserve from your marriage regarding child custody, visitation, and support, you need a law firm willing to do whatever it takes to obtain the best results possible for you and your family. The Tuffentsamer Law Firm always fights hard for its clients in order to obtain the best possible results.

Criminal Law & DUI

Being charged with a crime, or a DUI, is not only a serious and scary event, but it is also something that can ultimately cost you your freedom. Therefore, it is important to retain a law firm that you can depend on to aggressively defend your rights. The Tuffentsamer Law Firm is committed to excellence in defending all of our clients charged with any crimes including misdemeanors, felonies, and DUI’s. The Tuffentsamer Law Firm handles all types of criminal cases in the entire Peoria surrounding central Illinois area,

Wills & Estates

The Tuffentsamer Law Firm represents people of all ages and financial backgrounds in starting their estate planning portfolio and also in then executing the estate. The Tuffentsamer Law Firm fully advises its clients in order to help them create an estate plan that fully satisfies their goals and future plans.

Personal Injury

Recently obtained 6 million dollars in insurance policy coverage for three minor children who were improperly removed from a local community organization’s care by a community organization volunteer who subsequently sexually abused the minor children.


Recently obtained settlement for insurance policy limits for a client who suffered a herniated disk following a rear end collision.


Recently obtained a not-guilty verdict and acquittal following a jury trial in a domestic battery case where the alleged victim was impeached regarding several false allegations.

Family Law

Recently obtained a change in custody on behalf of a father of two minor children which also resulted in the mother paying child support and having her visitation restricted.