Ryan F. Parker

Ryan’s practice areas include Criminal Defense, Domestic relations, Adoption, and Grandparent Rights and Visitation.

He represents clients charged with crimes that include: first degree murder, domestic battery, theft, embezzlement, conservation tickets, and traffic matters. Ryan's domestic relations practice often involve highly contentious parenting time (custody) disputes. His adoption practice includes both related and unrelated adoptions.

He is also passionate about finding ways to ensure that Grandparents get to see their grandchildren. 

Ryan was born and raised in Mount Sterling, Illinois. When he is not at the office he enjoys playing golf, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • Divorce, Custody, & Guardianships
  • Adoption
  • Grandparent Rights and Visitation


Southern Illinois University School of Law, J.D.
Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville, B.S. Political Science


State of Illinois