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Richard W. Wiese

Associate | rwiese@smsm.com
Associate | St. Louis, MO
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Richard Wiese is an associate attorney focusing his practice on toxic tort litigation. Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Wiese worked as a manager in operations, maintenance, and environmental regulatory compliance roles at a steel mill in southern Illinois. 

He attended law school at Saint Louis University, graduating in 2013. Since then, Mr. Wiese was admitted to practice in Illinois and Missouri and has primarily focused on the litigation of toxic tort defense cases from file intake to settlement. He also has experience in general litigation defense from his prior position at a litigation firm in Edwardsville, IL.

Mr. Wiese holds a J.D. from St. Louis University, where he was on the 2012 National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition Team and the Dean's List. He earned his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Missouri, where he also held Dean's List honors. In addition to his extensive law experience, Mr. Wiese is an accomplished racing driver and mechanic as an active member of the Sports Car Club of America.

Professional & Civic Involvement

  • Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis

Education

St. Louis University School of Law, J.D., 2013

University of Missouri, B.S. in chemical engineering, 2005

Admissions

  • Illinois, 2013
  • Missouri, 2014
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri, 2015