Patrick F. Ganninger is an associate practicing in the Estate Planning & Probate Department of Lewis Rice. He develops and implements tax and estate plans for individuals and families. Patrick advises clients on wills, trusts, administration of trusts and estates, preparation of gift and estate tax returns, antenuptial agreements, and asset protection.

Practice Areas


  • Saint Louis University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2022)
    • Order of the Woolsack
    • Academic Excellence Awards in Business Associations, Criminal Law, and Legal Research and Writing; Excellence in Journals Award
    • General Managing Editor, Saint Louis University Law Journal
    • 1843 Scholar
  • University of Notre Dame (B.A., cum laude, 2019)
    • Political science
    • Pi Sigma Alpha Political Science Honor Society, Gamma Kappa Alpha Italian Honor Society

Legal Background

  • Corporate extern, Paramount Bank (2022)
  • Summer associate, Lewis Rice LLC (2020, 2021)
  • Judicial extern, Hon. Stephen R. Welby, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri (2021)
  • Intern, Booz Allen Hamilton (2018)


  • Missouri Bar