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Ellen is an Ohio native.  She and her husband, Charlie Rittgers, have lived and practiced in southern Ohio for more than thirty years.  They have two children.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Divorce: 80%
    37 years, 4.5 thousand cases
  2. Child Custody: 20%
    37 years, 3 thousand cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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    I endorse this lawyer. ellen is at the top of her field. She is well respected by fellow attorneys, Judges and court personnel. Her clients are well served.

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Contact info

12 East Warren Street
Lebanon, OH, 45036-0280

Rittgers & Rittgers

9075 Centre Pointe Drive
Suite 450
West Chester, OH, 45069

Rittgers & Rittgers

312 Walnut Street, Suite 1600
Cincinnati, OH, 45202

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
OHActive197905/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Listed Top 25 Women in CincinnatiSuper Lawyers2013
Listed Top 50 in CincinnatiSuper Lawyers2013
Listed Top 100 in OhioSuper Lawyers2013
Ohio Super Lawyers ListSuper Lawyers2013
Ohio Super Lawyers ListSuper Lawyers2012
ListedOhio Super Lawyers2011
RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
Ohio Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2010
RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
N/ARittgers & Rittgers1979 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Clinton County Memorial HospitalBoard of Trustees2008 - Present
Cincinnati Association of Collaborative ProfessionalsN/A2000 - Present
Warren County Bar AssociationPresident2007 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Jones v. JonesSuccessful classification of benefits
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
FindLawOhio Leads Nation's Surge in Female OVI2009
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Cincinnati College of LawN/AN/AN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Second SaturdayDivorce2009
Second SaturdayDivorce2008