Foley & Mansfield
Foley & Mansfield

Carla C. Storm

Partner - Edwardsville


Bar Admissions: Illinois; Missouri; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois; U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri; U.S. District Court, District of Colorado

Practice Groups: Personal Injury Defense, Product Liability, Toxic Tort / Mass Tort, Transportation

Education: St. Louis University School of Law, 2003, JD; University of Illinois, Champaign, 2000, BS, Psychology

Memberships: American Bar Association; Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis; Illinois State Bar Association; Missouri Bar Association; St. Clair County Bar Association; National Association of Women Lawyers


Carla Storm is a partner in Foley & Mansfield’s Edwardsville office. She focuses her practice on personal injury, products liability and premises liability, with an emphasis on the defense of toxic tort cases. She has represented clients including individuals, equipment and product manufacturers, premises owners and contractors. Carla has first-chair jury trial experience in civil litigation matters in both state and federal courts, and practices in both Illinois and Missouri. 

Carla also represents plaintiffs in personal injury and automobile negligence actions. She recently won a verdict of $950,000.00 in the United States District Court, Western District of Missouri, for her client, an injured motorcycle passenger.

Prior to joining Foley & Mansfield, Carla represented and counseled self-insured corporations and insurance companies in the defense of Illinois and Missouri Workers’ Compensation claims. Carla is a 2003 graduate of Saint Louis University School of Law, where she received a Dean’s Scholarship.  She also served as Vice President for the University’s Women Law Students’ Association. Her law education includes study abroad at Widener University/University of Venice in Venice, Italy. Also while in law school, Carla interned at the University’s Civil Advocacy Clinic, where she represented indigent clients in matters ranging from paternity issues to ordinance violations, and served as guardian ad litem for abused and neglected children.


December 10, 2018
Foley & Mansfield Names 2019 Partners, Equity Partners

The national defense firm of Foley & Mansfield today announced the election of nine partners to its Equity Partnership, and fifteen attorneys to its Partnership, effective January 1, 2019.


November 14, 2018
Four Named to 2018 Missouri Super Lawyer® and Rising Star® List

Carla Storm, Megan Bricker, Ben Hegvik and Katie Slaughter named to 2018 Missouri Super Lawyer® and Rising Star® list.


October 2, 2018
F&M Wins PJ Motion in Madison County

Foley & Mansfield succeeded in obtaining a dismissal of the firm’s client for lack of personal jurisdiction in an asbestos personal injury action filed in Madison County, Illinois.



  • Missouri Rising Stars® - 2013 - 2018
  • Rated AV® Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell