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John Paul Rieser

John Paul Rieser

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Business, Estate Planning

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About Me

Notes and Comments Editor, Harvard International Law Journal, 1980-1981. Author: "Diplomatic Immunity-The Diplomatic Relations Act," 19 Harv. Int'l. L.J. 1019, 1978; Chapter 7, Bankruptcy Panel Trustee, 1989—. Lecturer in Business Law at Sinclair Community College, 1983—; Bankruptcy and Environmental Law, Dayton and Ohio State Bar Associations, 1994—. Arbitrator, Montgomery County, Ohio Civil Arbitration Panels, 1983—. Member, Rules Committee, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Ohio, 2001—.


Languages Spoken: Russian, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1981

  1. Business: 40%
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 40%
  3. Estate Planning: 20%

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Robert Leighton Mues

    John is a highly respected bankruptcy lawyer in Dayton and throughout Southwest Ohio. He is intelligent and very thorough. John gets "two thumbs up" for his legal ability and ethical standards!


    Robert Mues Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Helen Clare Wallace

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Helen Wallace Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

7925 Graceland St
Dayton, OH, 45459-3834


FLMember in Good Standing199805/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Dayton, Palm Beach County and Ohio State Bar AssociationsN/AN/A
The Florida BarN/AN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Bankruptcy Law ForumN/AN/A
American Registry of ArbitratorsN/AN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Harvard Law SchoolN/AJ.D., cum laude1981
Northwestern UniversityN/AB.A., with distinction1978
Pushkin Institute of Russian Language, Moscow, U.S.S.R.N/ACertificate1978