Ryan is a native of East Tennessee and grew up in Oak Ridge. There he was active in the Boy Scouts and competitive rowing. He attended the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Virginia where he received his Bachelor’s Degree, cum laude, in History.
Ryan returned to Tennessee in 2006 and later went to law school at the University of Tennessee where he focused primarily on employment law. While in law school he clerked for the United States Department of Energy and London and Amburn, P.C. He also was a staff editor for the Tennessee Journal of Law and Policy and received the Patrick L. Hardin Award for Excellence in Employment and Labor Law.
After law school, Ryan worked at Dale Buchanan and Associates for many years where he represented thousands of disabled clients.
In 2019, Ryan joined Greg Coleman Law to continue his work in representing Plaintiffs, primarily in class action and complex litigation matters.
Ryan lives in Alcoa with his wife and son. In his free time, Ryan enjoys hiking in the Smokies, spending time with his family, and traveling.
Practice Areas: Class Actions, Complex Litigation, ERISA, Disability Law