Reynolds M. (“Rip”) Everett Jr.

Reynolds M. (“Rip”) Everett Jr.

Galva, Illinois
(309) 932-3151

Reynolds M. ("Rip") Everett, Jr. is a senior member of Barash & Everett, LLC and currently works out of the firm's Galva office. Rip is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Planning.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning & Administration
  • 40% Real Estate
  • 20% Corporate & Business

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1972
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit


  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1972
  • University of Illinois, College of Agriculture, Urbana, Illinois
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science magna cum laude - 1968

Representative Clients

  • Dixline Corporation
  • Galva Park District
  • River Valley Cooperative
  • Peoples National Bank of Kewanee


  • Norwest Banks, Galesburg
  • Peoples National Bank, Kewanee, Illinois

Honors and Awards

  • Fellow, The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Board Member of Peoples National Bank
  • Galva Rotary Club
  • Galva Chamber of Commerce
  • St. Mary’s Hospital, Galesburg, Member of Board
  • Galva Economic Development Association (Secretary)
  • Henry County Farm Bureau
  • American Legion, Post 45, Galva


  • Phi Delta Phi