Ryan is an associate in the firm's Civil Litigation Practice Group. His practice focuses on the areas of business litigation, construction law, land use and zoning, and medical malpractice. He has successfully represented clients at all levels of litigation including bench trials, jury trials, and before appellate courts.
Ryan obtained his law degree from the University of Kentucky College of Law in 2008. He received a B.A. in Political Science with a minor in History from the University of Kentucky in 2005, where he graduated summa cum laude.
During law school, Ryan was elected Executive Editor of the Journal of Natural Resources & Environmental Law and was a member of the Trial Advocacy Board and Equine Law Society. He concentrated his studies on the development of broad litigation skills but also acquired a particular interest in the application of economic principles to jurisprudence.Ryan is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the State of Ohio. He currently resides in Erlanger, KY with his wife and son.
Kentucky Bar Association
Ohio State Bar Association
Cincinnati Bar Association
Northern Kentucky Bar Association
J.D., University of Kentucky College of Law (2008)B.A., University of Kentucky (summa cum laude, 2005)
Author, Read the Contract, Northern Kentucky Builder Magazine (June 2011)
Author, Performance and Payment Bond Deadlines Must Be Followed Carefully Says Court of Appeals, Northern Kentucky Builder Magazine (November 2010)
Author, Use of the Revised I-9 Employment Verification Form Extended, Northern Kentucky Builder Magazine (August 2009)
Executive Editor, Journal of Natural Resources and Environmental Law, Vol. 22, No. 2 (2008-2009)
Author, Avoiding a Risky Lien Waiver, Northern Kentucky Builder Magazine (December 2008)Executive Editor, Journal of Natural Resources and Environmental Law, Vol. 22, No. 1 (2007-2008)
Moderator, Cincinnati Bar Association, Continuing Legal Education. "It's Not Just Mediation: Preparing for a Resourceful Resolution." April 20, 2012.
Guest Lecturer, Northern Kentucky University, Construction Management 427 - Construction Law and Legal Contracts.“Mechanic’s and Materialman’s Liens in Kentucky,” Northern Kentucky Home Builders Association Legal Update Seminar, November 2008.