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Charles Matthew Rittgers
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Charles Rittgers’s Legal Cases

22 total

  • Donna Banks v. Theodore Owens

    Practice Area:
    Car accident
    Date:
    Mar 03, 2015
    Outcome:
    $400,000 Car Accident Settlement
    Description:
    My client was injured in a car crash after the at-fault driver failed to stop at a stop sign. The insurance company was unfair in pre-suit negotiations. After a lawsuit was filed and discovery exchanged, the case settled for $400,000.00.
  • State of Ohio v. Levi Montgomery

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Jun 20, 2014
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty on all counts after a Jury Trial
    Description:
    My client was charged with 6 counts of Sexual Battery. Each count requiring mandatory lifetime sexual registration and the risk of a long prison sentence. The prosecutor was not willing to offer any plea unless it resulted in sexual registration and a felony.
  • State v. Cheatham

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Mar 04, 2014
    Outcome:
    All Charges Dissmissed
    Description:
    Client was charged with Assault and jailed after incident at Kings Island. Following a motion to suppress / dismiss which gutted the state's case, the prosecutor dismissed the case.
  • Harry Parker v. Todd Adams

    Practice Area:
    Motorcycle accident
    Date:
    Nov 11, 2013
    Outcome:
    Settlement
    Description:
    My client was a retired Cincinnati Firefighter who was injured in a motorcycle crash when an SUV failed to yield at an on-ramp. The case was settled for the policy limits; $250,000.00.
  • City of Cincinnati v. Wenyi Lu

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Apr 12, 2013
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty Verdict
    Description:
    Client charged with theft from SAKS. After three day jury trial, client was found Not Guilty.
  • State v. Byrd

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Mar 22, 2013
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty - Both Counts
    Description:
    Client was charged with Domestic Violence and Unlawful Restraint. His ex-girlfriend testified that he had held her against her will after an argument and struck her in the head. When officers arrived, they took pictures of her black eye and swollen lip. We believe the alleged victim self-inflicted the wounds.
  • 21 Year Old Charged with Second Degree Felony

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Feb 19, 2013
    Outcome:
    Dismissed
    Description:
    My client was charged with a felony of the second degree - pandering obscenity involving a minor. The case was dismissed based on speedy trial rights due to the fact that he had plead to a disorderly conduct the prior year which was based on the same facts as the F2.
  • Juvenile Charged with F2 Burglary

    Practice Area:
    Criminal defense
    Date:
    Dec 14, 2012
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty
    Description:
    My client was a juvenile charged with second degree felony burglary, inciting violence, violation of court order, and menacing. After a trial he was found not guilty of burglary and the violation of court order and menacing were dismissed.
  • Car Accident Case

    Practice Area:
    Car accident
    Date:
    Dec 13, 2012
    Outcome:
    Settled for $80,000
    Description:
    My client injured his back in a car crash that was not his fault. He had prior back surgery and did not seek treatment until 9 months after the car crash. His treating physician related the treatment rendered to the crash and noted it aggravated a pre-existing condition.
  • City of Cincinnati v. Poulter

    Practice Area:
    DUI and DWI
    Date:
    Nov 21, 2012
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty
    Description:
    Client was charged with DUI / OVI. No offers were made. Jury returned a not guilty verdict.