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Jonathan Ries

Areas of Competence:

Business Litigation, Contracts, Medical Malpractice / Medical Negligence, Personal Injury, Products Liability, Professional Liability / Malpractice

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Professional Experience:

Jonathan Ries is Senior Counsel, and a founding member of Sandberg Phoenix & von Gontard, P.C. where his practice is concentrated in the areas of health care negligence, product liability and personal injury; particularly catastrophic injury, cases. A graduate of Duke University and Notre Dame Law School, Ries has successfully litigated hundreds of cases in the federal and state courts of Missouri and Illinois, including many major civil jury trials in a wide range of substantive areas including malpractice, products liability, contracts, business torts, franchise law and distributor disputes.

Jonathan has served as trial counsel for leading community and teaching hospitals, physicians, and business interests in the bi-state area and also represents parties in significant business litigation matters. Named as a “Best Lawyer®” in America for more than 10 years in various practice areas including Commercial Litigation, Medical Malpractice Law, and Product Liability Litigation, he has also been listed as a “Super Lawyer®” in Missouri & Kansas consistently since 2008. In addition to his practice, Ries has served as a presenter or key-note speaker, primarily on subjects relating to trial advocacy and malpractice litigation for a wide range of business and professional groups and organizations and is involved in community activities, serving as an officer and board member of various charitable organizations.

 

Professional Affiliations:

  • Missouri Bar, since 1974
  • Illinois State Bar Association, since 1975
  • The Lawyers Association of St. Louis, since 1975
  • Bar Association of Metro St. Louis, since 1975

 

Education:

  • J.D., University of Notre Dame Law School, 1974

 

Admissions:

  • Missouri, 1974
  • Illinois, 1975

Headquartered

St. Louis, MO

Available for Service

8 Alaris Office Locations

ST. LOUIS (Headquarters)

711 North 11th Street
Saint Louis, MO 63101

314.644.2191
Trena Hutchins
Scheduling Manager

CAPE GIRARDEAU

3095 Lexington Avenue, Suite 300
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

573.200.7900
Abigail Cobb
Regional Office Manager

COLUMBIA

2511 Broadway Bluffs, Suite 201
Columbia, MO 65201

573.449.0561
Jessica Gifford
Regional Office Manager

JEFFERSON CITY

3432 West Truman Boulevard, Suite 207
Jefferson City, MO 65109

573.636.7551
Sara Waggoner
Regional Office Manager

KANSAS CITY

1608 Locust Street
Kansas City, MO 64108

816.221.1160
Samantha Liechty
Regional Office Manager

ROLLA

401 North Rolla Street, Suite 4
Rolla, MO 65402

573.636.7551
Sara Waggoner
Regional Office Manager

SPRINGFIELD (Missouri)

2422 East Madrid Street
Springfield, MO 65804

417.877.9700
Darlene Jones
Regional Office Manager

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois)

15 South Old State Capitol Plaza
Springfield, IL 62701

217.522.2211
Shelly Livengood
Regional Office Manager