Ray Rigby founded the Rexburg law firm in 1950. He has served as county attorney, state senator, and on numerous boards and committees for the state of Idaho. He is recognized as a premier expert in water law and rural electrification/cooperative law and holds the highest peer review rating possible from Martindale Hubbell (AV). Rich Andrus serves as President of the Firm and has practiced law in Rexburg since 1971. Rich specializes in personal injury/tort law and has helped hundreds of clients get the settlements they deserve - from a few thousand dollars to over a million. He is experienced in both litigations and in negotiation. Rich is a member of both Idaho and American Trial Lawyers Associations and past President of the Seventh Judicial District Bar Association. Rich holds the highest peer review rating possible from Martindale Hubbell (AV). Jerry Rigby is a recognized expert in water law and rural electrification/cooperative law. He has practiced in Rexburg since 1979 and for much of that time has represented some of Idaho's largest water users. Additionally, Idaho's governors have appointed him to represent Idaho water users on the Idaho State Water Board and various other boards and committees. Jerry holds the highest peer review rating possible from Martindale Hubbell (AV). Hyrum Erickson graduated from J. Rueben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University and after graduation served as a law clerk to Idaho District Judge Cheri Copsey in Boise. Hyrum joined the firm in 2008. Rob Wood graduated from the University of Idaho College of Law in May of 2009. He joined the firm in August 2009.
Ray Rigby was an Army Air Corps and WWII got over before he got to serve. So Ray came home to the Rexburg area and went to law school in Moscow, Idaho. Following completing law school, Ray returned home and opened Ray Rigby Law Firm in Rexburg over 60 years ago. After many partners the current partners are Ray Rigby, Rich Andrus, & Jerry Rigby, thus the new name Rigby, Andrus & Rigby. They also have two associates Hyrum Erikson and Rob Wood.
Rigby, Andrus, & Rigby are a general practice law firm. They handle a lot of water law representing many irrigation districts and canal companies. But they also handle family law, criminal defense, small business formation, general business law, and personal injury law. Rigby, Andrus, & Rigby share deep relationships with many in our area. They have many clients from Fremont County whom they’ve represented for decades, and their door is always open to new clients. They do have a heavy concentration of clients within Madison/Fremont because of irrigation, canals, and rural electric.
Their firm has extensive experience in representing their clients best interest; whether it be in business negotiation, family law mediation, or courtroom advocacy. They currently have the highest rating from Martindale Hubble which is an organization that rates lawyers and law firms! All the attorneys currently practicing in their firm are from southeastern Idaho, so they truly feel they have an understanding of the people and their needs. So if you are in need of some council or a good lawyer; call Rigby, Andrus & Rigby at 208-356-3633 or visit their website at www.rex-law.com