Carrollton, IL Attorneys Serving West Central IL
Who We Are
Richard N. Gillingham

Dick Gillingham is the founder of Gillingham Law Office and has been practicing law in West Central Illinois since 1985. During that time he has established a reputation for providing quality legal service to his clients. Dick draws on a wealth of experience to handle a variety of legal matters, representing clients in everything from adoptions to zoning issues. Dick also has extensive experience in general civil litigation and is a former Greene County State’s Attorney.

Dick has served the legal profession since 2002 as a Board Member of the Illinois Lawyer’s Assistance Program which helps judges, lawyers and law students with substance abuse addiction and mental health issues. He also serves his community as a Board Member and Treasurer of the Boyd Hospital Foundation. He volunteers as a Sunday School teacher at his church and is a member of the church Diaconate.

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate
  • Elder Law
  • Contracts
  • Estate Planning & Administration
  • Guardianships
  • General Civil
  • +many others


University of Tulsa College of Law

  • Juris Doctor
  • University Senate

University of Central Missouri (Magna Cum Laude)

  • Bachelor of Science