Eric Oppliger


Eric is an Associate Attorney at Patton & Ryan, LLC. He graduated from Western Michigan University in 2015 with a B.A in Political Science. After undergrad, he then went on to graduate law school from Valparaiso School of Law where he was an Associate Editor on the Valparaiso University Law Review.

Prior to working at Patton & Ryan he gained experience working at one of the nation’s largest Consumer Bankruptcy Law Firms, and has clerked for several other mid-size law firms. As an Associate Attorney at Patton & Ryan, he zealously advocates for the firm’s clients in the areas of civil litigation and insurance defense.


  • Illinois State University. Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice Sciences with a minor in Political Science, 2015
  • Valparaiso University School of Law J.D, 2019


Illinois, 2019

In the Community

Editor, Valparaiso University Law Review


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