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Eric P. Allen

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Lebanon, OH

Rittgers & Rittgers, Attorneys at Law
12 East Warren Street
Lebanon, OH 45036
Phone: 513-496-0134
Fax: 513-934-2201
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2022
Licensed in Ohio Since: 1989
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Social Security Disability
Attorney Profile

Eric P. Allen represents cases involving all areas of personal injury and disability law. He is part of the team at Rittgers & Rittgers, Attorneys at Law, in the Lebanon, Ohio, office. Injury victims throughout of the state of Ohio can consult him on problems arising from car, truck or motorcycle accidents, slips and falls, wrongful death, and defective products. Mr. Allen also focuses on connecting disabled people with the Social Security Disability benefits that they need. Thousands of clients have gained access to these necessary benefits through his advocacy. By applying his negotiation talents, he has settled thousands of cases in favor of accident victims. On contentious cases that required litigation, he has convinced juries to award damages to victims multiple times.

He understands the vulnerability of accident victims and tenaciously pursues their settlements by appealing cases when necessary. His efforts in appellate courts, like the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit, have often resulted in awards for those burdened by injury and financial difficulty. Mr. Allen has even presented arguments before the Supreme Court of Ohio.

The National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives counts him as a member. He also belongs to the Ohio Association for Justice and the Ohio State Bar Association. He stays active within other professional organizations, like the Cincinnati Bar Association and the American Association for Justice.

Mr. Allen's educational credentials include a bachelor's degree from Ohio University and Juris Doctor from the University of Toledo College of Law. He has been practicing personal injury law since becoming licensed as an attorney in 1987.

Practice Areas
  • 80%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 20%Social Security Disability

Selections

8 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2022

About Eric P. Allen

First Admitted: 1987, West Virginia

Professional Webpage: https://www.rittgers.com/Our-Team/Eric-P-Allen.shtml

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Member: Lawyer Referral Service: Have given speeches for disability groups concerning their rights under the Social Security Disability program and at schools concerning our legal system.

Bar/Professional Activity

  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1989
  • Member, N.O.S.S.C.R.
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
  • Kentucky, 2002
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1993
  • West Virginia, 1987
  • Ohio, 1989
  • Member: Ohio State Bar Association, Ohio Association for Justice, American Association for Justice, Cincinnati Bar Association

Verdicts/Settlements

  • In an arson case going to trial over the amount of property damage, the insurance carrier offered $5,000 to settle. It went to trial and we obtained jury verdict of $23,000

Educational Background

  • Ohio University, B.A., 1984
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Office Location for Eric P. Allen

12 East Warren Street
Lebanon, OH 45036

Phone: 513-496-0134

Fax: 513-934-2201

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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