George P. Wittman

Senior Counsel

George P. Wittman dedicates his practice to real estate transfers, estate planning wills and trusts, estate tax issues, probate, and all matters related to agriculture.

George has 45 years experience mostly in the above-stated areas of law and has had an AV rating by Martindale Hubbell since his fifth year in practice.



St. Louis University Law Journal Member
Editor in Chief of Foreign Law Bulletin
Order of the Woolsack
Alpha Sigma Nu National Jesuit Honor Society
Cum Laude graduate of St. Louis University Law School.

Areas of Practice

Estate Planning
Real Estate
Estate Taxes
Municipal Law

Bar Admissions

Illinois, 1970
Missouri, 1970
U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 1970


Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
J.D. cum laude
Honors: Order of the Woolsak – Alpha Sigma Nu-National Jesuit Honor Society
Law Review: St. Louis University, Staff, 1969 – 1970
Law Journal: Foreign Law Bulletin, Editor-in-Chief, 1968 – 1970
St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri


Lewis & Clark Community College, Instructor, 1972 – 1977
West Central Law Enforcement Commission, Instructor, 1972 – 1976

Professional Associations and Memberships

Illinois Bar Association, Member, 1970 – 2012
Jersey County Bar Association, Member, Former President, 1970 – 2012
Missouri Bar Association
Southwestern Bar Associations, Past President
Illinois Bar Association, Past Committee Member
Agricultural Law Committee
Jersey County and Southwestern Bar Associations, Past President
States Attorney-Jersey County, Illinois, 1972 – 1976
Member Agriculture Law Committee Illinois Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

Suddes Davis & Wittman, Partner, 1972 – 1984
George Wittman Law Office, Owner, 1984 – 1994
Wittman & Kirbach P.C., Partner, 1994 – 2000
Wittman & Lorton P.C., Partner, 2007 – 2012