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Ronald J. Eisenberg

Ronald J. Eisenberg

Class actions, contracts, consumer law, and collections
  • Consumer Law, Business Law, Collections ...
  • Missouri
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Biography

I have represented hundred of parties, both plaintiffs and defendants, in lawsuits in state and federal courts. My favorite cases are class actions under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) targeting senders of annoying and illegal junk faxes, robocalls, and text messages. I have litigated more than 150 class action lawsuits and been appointed as Class Counsel multiple times in federal and state courts. Class actions are great way to level the playing field between consumers and large corporations.

Outside of my law practice, I am an avid marathon runner, having completed more than 50 marathons, including running 100 miles in less than 24 hours, and I also enjoy fishing and global travel.

Practice Areas
    Consumer Law
    Class Action, Lemon Law
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Collections
    Landlord Tenant
    Evictions, Housing Discrimination, Landlord Rights, Tenants' Rights
    Employment Law
    Employee Benefits, Employment Contracts, Employment Discrimination, Overtime & Unpaid Wages, Sexual Harassment, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination
    Real Estate Law
    Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate
    Intellectual Property
    Personal Injury
    Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Appeals & Appellate
    Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
Additional Practice Areas
  • TCPA Robocall Class Actions
  • COVID-19 Class Actions
  • Contracts
  • Mortgage Class Actions
  • TCPA Spam Text Messages Class Actions
  • TCPA Junk Fax Class Actions
  • Merchant Processing Class Actions
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Free initial telephone consultation up to 15 minutes.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    VISA, MasterCard, Discover, Diner’s Club, JCB, American Express
  • Contingent Fees
    Terms vary depending on the area of law and amount at issue.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Most representation is on hourly basis, but contingency representation considered for collections and some other areas. Class action representation is always on a contingency basis.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Missouri
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7th Circuit
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8th Circuit
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Federal Circuit
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United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
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United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Illinois
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United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Missouri
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United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
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United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
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United States District Court for the Southern District of Illinois
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United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri
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Languages
  • English
  • Spanish
Professional Experience
Partner
Schultz & Associates LLP
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Staff Attorney
United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
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Federal Judicial Law Clerk for Honorable David D. Noce
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri
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Education
Saint Louis University School of Law
J.D. (1999) | Law
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Miami University of Ohio
B.A. (1992) | Political Science
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Honors: Dean's List
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Awards
ABA Free Legal Answers 2020 Pro Bono Leader
American Bar Association
ABA Free Legal Answers 2019 Pro Bono Leader
American Bar Association
Client's Choice Award
Avvo
Top Attorney 10.0
Avvo
Platinum Client Champion
Martindale-Hubbell
Top Attorney 10.0
Avvo
ABA Free Legal Answers 2018 Pro Bono Leader
American Bar Association
Award for answering 50+ civil legal questions in 2018 on pro bono basis
Platinum Client Champion
Martindale-Hubbell
2018 Top Rated Litigator
ALM
2018 Pro Bono Wall of Fame
The Missouri Bar
Recognition for providing 40+ hours of pro bono legal representation during the calendar year.
Top Attorney
Avvo
Rated 10.0 out of a possible 10.0.
Top Plaintiffs Verdict/Judgment $32 Million
Missouri Lawyers Media
Recognized for $32 million judgment in a robocall class action involving more than 3 million calls
Challenge Coin for Pro Bono Service
Attorney General of Missouri
Platinum Client Champion
Martindale-Hubbell
Awarded to fewer than 1 percent of attorneys.
Top Contributor in Class Actions
Avvo
Client's Choice Award
Avvo
Top Contributor Award
Avvo
Top Contributor Award
Avvo
AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated
Martindale-Hubbell
Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™, the gold standard in attorney ratings, have recognized lawyers for their strong legal ability and high ethical standards for more than a century. AV Preeminent is the highest rating.
Professional Associations
American Bar Association
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Missouri Bar  # 48674
- Current
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American Bar Association
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Title Law-Ethical Considerations
National Business Institute
Real Estate Closings From Start To Finish
National Business Institute
Landlord-Tenant Law
Sterling Education Services, Inc.
Ethical Considerations in Landlord-Tenant Law
National Business Institute
Speaking Engagements
Title Law from Start to Finish
NBI
Ethical Considerations, Real Estate Closings from Start to Finish
National Business Institute
Curing Top Commercial Real Estate Title Defects, Continuing Legal Education and Real Estate Seminar, St. Louis
National Business Institute Continuing Legal Education Seminar
Presented talk on Ethical Considerations
Ethical Considerations in Landlord-Tenant Law, Landlord-Tenant Law: Leases, Evictions, Litigation, and Settlements Continuing Legal Education Seminar, St. Louis
Sterling Education Services, Inc.
Real Estate Litigation in Missouri Continuing Legal Education Seminar
Sterling Education Services, Inc.
Ethical Considerations in Landlord-Tenant Law, Landlord-Tenant Law Update
Sterling Education Services, Inc.
Ethical Considerations in Landlord-Tenant Law, Landlord-Tenant Law Beyond the Basics
Sterling Education Services, Inc.
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Legal Answers
490 Questions Answered
Q. Is this considered pay discrimination and is it against the Equal Pay Act?
A: You didn’t state whether the difference is gender-based or just an across-th-board change applicable to men and women. This might be helpful to you. http://www.eeoc.gov/equal-paycompensation-discrimination
Q. If I have already signed an offer agreement for a house, is it possible to rescind my offer before closing?
A: For most people, a house purchase is the largest financial transaction that they will ever make. You shouldn’t have signed without agreeing or understanding it. That being said, the contract terms might still give you an out. Perhaps there are contingencies. Have a local attorney review the contract and assess whether you can terminate. You’ll probably need to provide the earnest money and then hopefully have a right to get it back later. I hope there is an inspection contingency.
Q. In Missouri is there a standard time after a real estate contract is expired that you can sell your property yourself
A: There's no standard time. It's a contractual issue. You should read your contract. If it is unclear, consult with a local attorney.
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Contact & Map
640 Cepi Dr., Ste. A
Chesterfield, MO 63005
Telephone: (636) 733-6647