Ryan Rudich is an Associate in the Litigation Practice Group and member of the Environment and Energy Practice Group. 

Prior to joining Freeborn, Ryan served as an Assistant Attorney General in the Environmental Bureau of the Illinois Attorney General’s Office litigating civil environmental enforcement actions in Illinois circuit courts and before the Illinois Pollution Control Board. He has experience working under a number of environmental statutory regimes, including the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, and the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act. In addition to litigating, Ryan represented the Illinois Attorney General’s Office on legislative matters related to energy and environmental topics.

10 Sep News

Freeborn Secures Jury Win for Landfill Client Over Alleged Nuisances

Freeborn & Peters LLP is pleased to announce that it has secured a favorable jury verdict for a landfill in Zion, Ill., in a contentious and protracted dispute brought on behalf of 50 households surrounding the landfill. The trial consisted of plaintiffs from two households, and the trial was intended to serve as a “bellwether” for the remaining cases. The plaintiffs alleged that odors, noise, dust, birds, and litter interfered with the use and enjoyment of their property.
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Education

J.D., Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif
B.A., Tufts University, cum laude
LL.M., George Washington University Law School, with highest honors, Energy and Environmental Law

State Bar Admissions

Illinois