Ryan is a passionate advocate who stands ready to pursue and defend his clients’ rights whenever they need him. He has successfully represented clients across multiple economic sectors, including healthcare, technology, energy, entertainment, transportation and logistics, and real estate. He has pursued and defended claims for breach of contract, employment, trade secret, consumer and securities fraud, and shareholder matters, among others. Ryan practices in both state and federal court and has experience litigating everything from discrete, two-party disputes to class actions and multidistrict litigation.
Ryan appreciates that the best legal counseling combines passionate advocacy with objectivity and a grounded perspective. Ryan’s thoughtful analysis, calculated approach and calm demeanor give him the ability to distill complex legal concepts into language that juries, judges, and arbitrators can easily understand. Indeed, Ryan’s passion for trial work comes naturally. Prior to law school, he was a successful high school and collegiate debater and a nationally recognized debate coach. Ryan uses those skills to help his clients achieve efficient, cost-effective results at all stages of litigation.
Before joining the firm in 2017, Ryan practiced in the commercial litigation group at Kirkland & Ellis LLP in Chicago, Illinois.