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Roger A. Ritzman

Personal injury Attorney at Wheaton, IL

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  • Licensed for 47 years
    State IL
    Acquired 1976
    Status
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About Roger

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Practice is concentrated in Local Government Law/Municipal Law, including representation of dozens of Public Libraries.  He has experience with a wide range of municipal law issues including public finances, multi-million dollar capital improvement projects, Open Meetings Act, Freedom of Information Act and personnel.  He has eminent domain experience representing both units of local government and private property owners.  He has experience in both commercial and residential real estate and he represents a number of business entities as General Counsel.

 

Represented County of DuPage as a Special Assistant State’s   Attorney (civil matters).

 

Served as General Counsel for the DuPage County Bar Association.

 

Serves on the Judiciary Committee of the DuPage County Bar Association.

 

Serves as Arbitrator for the Circuit Court of DuPage County.

 

Served as Director and Officer of B.R. Ryall YMCA, Glen Ellyn, Illinois including Board President.

 

Provides services pro bono for several non-profit organizations, including B.R. Ryall YMCA.

 

Presented at numerous conferences/seminars for Public Library organizations, including Illinois Library Association, Metropolitan Library System and DuPage Library System.

 

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Served as a Trip Assistant to persons with disabilities on outdoor camping trips for Wilderness Inquiry, a non-profit organization offering outdoor recreational opportunities and wilderness experiences for people of all ages and backgrounds, including persons with disabilities.

 

            President of Senior Men’s Honorary Society at The University of Michigan.

 

            Earned three varsity letters in wrestling at The University of Michigan.

 

            Wrestled for The University of Michigan on Michigan’s Big Ten Championship Team (1973).

 

Has taken dozens of wilderness canoe trips in Quetico Provincial Park, Ontario, Canada.

           

            Enjoys traveling and a variety of outdoor activities including canoeing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, and scuba diving.

Location

Peregrine, Stime, Newman, Ritzman & Bruckner, Ltd
221 East Illinois Street
Wheaton, IL, 60187-0564

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Resume

AVVO RATING 9.6 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Peregrine, Stime, Newman, Ritzman & Bruckner, Ltd
  • 1976 - Present

Education

  • University of Illinois College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1976
  • University of Michigan
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1973

Associations

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1998 - Present
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Member
  • 1998 - Present
  • DuPage County Bar Association
  • Attorney
  • 1998 - Present
  • DuPage County Bar Association
  • Attorney Member
  • 1998 - 1999
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Honors and Awards

  • AV Rated Preeminent 5.0/5.0
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2010
  • 8.2/10
  • AVVO
  • 2010
  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2009
  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2008
  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2007
  • AV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2006
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Attorney endorsements

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State, local, and municipal law Attorney | Mar 13
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"Roger is an outstanding attorney and has been a very worthy adversary in the cases in which we have opposed one another. I highly endorse Roger."
State, local, and municipal law Attorney | Jul 03
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State, local, and municipal law Attorney | Feb 01
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State, local, and municipal law Attorney | Feb 01
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Corporate and incorporation Attorney | Dec 28
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Corporate and incorporation Attorney | Dec 28
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Corporate and incorporation Attorney | Dec 28
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Corporate and incorporation Attorney | Dec 28
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Corporate and incorporation Attorney | Dec 28
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Personal injury Attorney | Dec 28
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Wheaton Personal injury Lawyer Roger A. Ritzman
Roger A. Ritzman
Personal injury Attorney
Wheaton, IL
Licensed for 47 years