Charles Henry Rittgers

Charles Henry Rittgers

Criminal Defense Attorney

Lebanon, OH





No Misconduct



About Me

Charlie Rittgers is an Ohio Native.  He and his wife, Ellen, settled in southern Ohio after attending the University of Cincinnati Law School. Charlie and his wife raised two children and currently practice together.

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (30%-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Posted by: a Criminal Defense client almost 2 years ago.

I was unjustly accused of a crime, and retained Mr. Rittgers as my defense attorney. I had never been in trouble in my life and was quite upset and...

A Genuine and Caring Lawyer Who Exceeded Our Expectations!

Posted by: a DUI client over 2 years ago.

We hired Charlie to represent our juvenile child who made a very poor decision that could have had a major negative impact on our child's life....
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Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Charles. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Jeremiah Justin Denslow
Jeremiah Denslow

Dayton, OH

11 months ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

Charlie is a pillar of the Cincinnati, Lebanon and Dayton legal communities. He is an excellent advocate for his clients.
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1978 License Status: Active for the state of Ohio.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/19/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1980 – present

Rittgers & Rittgers


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JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Cincinnati College of Law


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2013 Listed

Ohio Super Lawyers


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2003- 2004 President

Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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2004 President's Message

The Vindicator

Speaking Engagements

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DUI Defense

at Warren County Bar Association

Moderator for Defending DUI Clients

at Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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