Brian T. McGovern is Cofounder with Steve Hanagan of Hanagan & McGovern PC, in Mt. Vernon, where he concentrates his practice in the areas of workers’ compensation, personal injury litigation, and Social Security disability claims. He is a member of the American Association for Justice, the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, and the Jefferson County (Past President) and Illinois State Bar Associations. In addition to the courts of Illinois and the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission, he is also licensed to practice in the United States Federal District Court for the Southern District of Illinois and the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. McGovern earned his B.S. from Southern Illinois University and his J.D. from Southern Illinois University School of Law.