Four Warren County High School Students Receive $10,000 in Scholarships

May 31, 2010 - WARREN COUNTY, Ohio - The local law firm of Rittgers & Rittgers announced its annual high school essay contest winners for 2010. Rittgers & Rittgers awarded four scholarships totaling $10,000 to the following students: W. Michael Wooley of Kings High School, Amanda Merritt of Lebanon High School, Scott Trammell of Franklin High School, Amanda La Rue of William Mason High School. Awards were handed out at a luncheon at the Rittgers & Rittgers law office. The winning essays can be viewed at www.rittgersinjurylaw.com.

All students from Warren County High Schools were invited to participate and the winners were chosen based on their essays drafted in response to the following topic:

Discuss how verdicts compensating injured individuals in civil trials in the American judicial system protect the community and public from preventable danger.

Rittgers & Rittgers is a family owned law firm which serves southwest Ohio through its offices in Lebanon, West Chester and Cincinnati. Rittgers & Rittgers consistently earns the highest professional and ethical rating from the nation's leading attorney rating service. The firm concentrates on criminal defense, family law, and personal injury.