Richard I. Woolf

Richard I. Woolf

St. Louis, Missouri
Woolf is a knowledgeable litigator with a strong understanding of the law and a knack for strategic thinking when it comes to analyzing civil lawsuits. Richard practices in both state and federal courts. He has tried several cases as both first and second chair and has repeatedly obtained favorable results for his clients. He has experience representing both defendants and plaintiffs allowing him to provide his clients with a unique perspective and valuable insight.

When not in the office, Richard enjoys working out, playing and watching sports, keeping up with current events, reading and spending time with his wife and two kids. A Tennessee native, Rich is a big fan of the Tennessee Titans, the Atlanta Braves and all sports associated with the University of Tennessee.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Insurance Defense & Coverage
  • Subrogation
  • Products Liability Defense
  • Railroad Defense
  • Trucking Company Defense
  • Transportation Law
  • Toxic Tort
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Litigation & Appeals

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri
  • Tennessee
  • Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois


  • Washington University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D. - 2005
    • Law Review: Washington University Global Studies Law Review
  • Yeshiva University
    • B.A. - 2001
    • Honors: Dean's List

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • The Missouri Bar Association
  • The Illinois Bar Association
  • The Chicago Bar Association
  • The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Defense Research Institute
  • The Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers
  • Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers (MODL) Judicial Committee

Past Employment Positions

  • Tennessee Attorney General's Office, Law Clerk