Undergraduate Degree: Bachelor of Arts, Summa Cum Laude, University of Dubuque

Graduate Degree: Juris Doctor, Magna Cum Laude, Northern Illinois University College of Law

Areas of Practice:  General practice of law with a focus on Estate and Trust Planning and Administration, Real Estate, Agricultural Issues, Business Formation, Business and Corporate Transactions, Elder Law, Employment Law, and Related Litigation

Bar Admissions: Illinois

Mr. Stodden, a Northwestern Illinois native, graduated from Galena High School where he was a member of the State Championship football team and was first team all-state linebacker and tight end.

While at the University of Dubuque, Mr. Stodden competed in the National Intercollegiate Mediation Tournament where he placed 4th in the nation. Additionally, he was the co-founder and vice president of the Spartan Justice League.

Ryan is excited to be a part of our community and to walk you through your legal matters.

Ryan enjoys the outdoors, hunting, football, baseball, hockey, and spending time with his family and friends.

If you would like legal assistance from Mr. Stodden, please email him at rstodden@plager-law.com