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George Raymond Ripplinger Jr.

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Lawsuits & Disputes, Ethics & Professional Responsibility

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1970

  1. Personal Injury: 65%
    44 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  2. Lawsuits & Disputes: 30%
    44 years, 300 cases
  3. Ethics & Professional Responsibility: 5%
    44 years, 30 cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300/hour), Contingent (25-50%), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

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Contact Info

Ripplinger & Zimmer, LLC

2215 W. Main St.
Belleville, IL, 62226-6668

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MOGood Standing, Active197601/08/2013
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law197005/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Award for Distinguished Service to Law & SocietyFellows of the Illinois Bar Foundation2007
Distinguished Alumnus AwardUniversity of Illinois College of Law2006

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerGeorge Ripplinger & Associates1994 - Present
PartnerDixon & Johnston1990 - 1994
PartnerRipplinger & Dixon1987 - 1990
PartnerRipplinger, Dixon, Hoffman & Ver Steegh1984 - 1987
PartnerRipplinger, Dixon & Hoffman1981 - 1984
PartnerRipplinger, Ransom & Dixon1976 - 1980
Assistant General CounselCity East St. Louis1974 - 1979
PartnerRipplinger & Walsh1974 - 1976
AssociateMeyer & Meyer1970 - 1973

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationChair2001 - 2002
Illinois State Bar Association, Standing Committee on Professional ConductChair2000 - 2001
Illinois State Bar Association, Standing Committee on Professional ConductVice-Chair1999 - 2000
Illinois State Bar Association, Standing Committee on Professional ConductSecretary1998 - 1999
Illinois Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of Advocates1993 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationSecretary1991 - 1992
Illinois State Bar AssociationBoard of Governors1987 - 1994
Illinois State Bar Association, Standing Committee on Professional ConductBoard of Governors1984 - 1994
Illinois State Bar Association, ISBA-CBAJoint Committee on Judical Compensation1983 - Present
Lawyers Trust Fund of IllinoisBoard of Directors1983 - 1988
Illinois State Bar AssociationBoard of Governors1981 - 1983
Missouri BarMember1976 - Present
Illinois State Bar AssociationMember1970 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Missouri Bar AssociationCivil Procedure, 3rd Ed.2007
American Bar Association publicationInformation Management: General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Section2003
National Business Institute SeminarAdvocacy in Illinois (Chapters on: Initial Considerations; Opening Statements).1992

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Illinois College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1970
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1967
Assumption High SchoolN/AN/A1963

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Essentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding MalpracticeEssentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding Malpractice2008
Malpractice Prevention, Young Lawyers DivisionMalpractice Prevention, Young Lawyers Division2007
Essentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding MalpracticeEssentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding Malpractice2007
Essentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding MalpracticeEssentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding Malpractice2006
Ethics in Wrongful DeathConflicts and Privileges: Wrongful Death Seminar2005
Essentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding MalpracticeEssentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding Malpractice2005
Essentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding MalpracticeEssentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding Malpractice2004
Essentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding MalpracticeEssentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding Malpractice2003
American Bar AssociationUse of Economists in Civil Litigation2003
Update on Forum Non-ConveniensVenue and Jurisdiction Discovery Before Suit Pursuant to Supreme Court Rule 2242002
Hardball Litigation: What's a Good Lawyer to Do?Hardball Litigation: What's a Good Lawyer to Do?2002
Essentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding MalpracticeEssentials of Missouri Practice, Avoiding Malpractice2002
Developments in Ethics - LitigationDevelopments in Ethics - Litigation2002
Avoiding Common Malpractice Problems and Pitfalls in Personal Injury LitigationAvoiding Common Malpractice Problems and Pitfalls in Personal Injury Litigation2002
Ethics in Advertising and Marketing for LawyersEthics in Advertising and Marketing for Lawyers1992
Admissions and Declarations Against InterestAdmissions and Declarations Against Interest1991