Rice Law Offices was established in 1977 by its founder, Robert H. Rice (1926-1993). His son, Philip R. Rice, continues the legacy of service his father began. Phil was born and raised in the Belleville area. He attended Stetson University College of Law in Tampa, Florida on a full scholarship graduating Magna Cum Laude with the #1 ranking in his class.
For more than 31 years, Phil has been offering legal services to the community in a wide variety of legal fields. He has handled numerous jury trials from minor claims to major civil suits and from traffic misdemeanors to felonies. He has also handled many non-jury trials in family court, juvenile court and workers’ compensation.
Phil is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, St. Clair County Bar Association and East St. Louis Bar Association. He is licensed to practice law in the States of Illinois and Florida. Phil looks forward to taking action and resolving any legal issues you may have. It does not cost anything to come in for a free initial consultation.