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Richard S. Fry

Richard S. Fry, Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Practice Areas

  • Agribusiness Law
  • Banking and Finance Law
  • Estate Planning, Wills, and Trusts
  • Insurance Law
  • Litigation

Contact Information

Richard S. Fry
Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C.

Phone: (319) 365-9461
Fax: (319) 365-8443

Richard’s Assistant

Name: Jan C. Ellickson
Phone: (319) 731-2363

About Richard S. Fry

Rick Fry is an attorney at Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, P.L.C. Rick’s work focuses litigation, primarily in the areas of personal injury, products liability, commercial litigation, construction law, and agribusiness. In addition, Rick has extensive experience in litigating trust and probate matters.


  • University of Northern Iowa, B.A. business (1968)
  • University of Iowa, J.D. (with high distinction) (Order of the Coif) (1973)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association (Member of the Litigation, Public Utility, Communications & Transportation Law and Tort & Insurance Law Sections)
  • Iowa State Bar Association (Member of the Business Law, Litigation and Probate & Trust Sections) (Iowa State Bar Foundation-Fellow)
  • Linn County Bar Association (President-2001-2002) (Board of Governors-1998-2003)
  • American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Iowa Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Iowa Defense Counsel Association

Awards and Recognitions

  • Listed in the Best Lawyers in America®–Insurance Law, Native American Law, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Best Lawyers’ 2016 Cedar Rapids Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year”
  • Listed as a Great Plains Super Lawyer®–Personal Injury Defense: General
  • Martindale-Hubbell, Inc. Rating “AV”

Community and Personal

  • U.S. Army, 1968–1971
  • Cedar Rapids Community Theatre (Board of Trustees, Past President)
  • Iowa Legal Aid (Volunteer Attorney)
  • The History Center (Board of Directors)

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