- The Legal 500 highlighted Ryan among the United States’ leading lawyers for M&A Corporate and Commercial work (2020)
- The Best Lawyers in America named Ryan to its Ones to Watch list for Venture Capital Law (2020)
- Ryan was named a Rising Star by Northern California Super Lawyers (2019)
Ryan focuses on a broad variety of corporate matters to support clients in the technology and life sciences industries. He represents startups, from inception through the exit process on all corporate matters, including financings; strategic transactions; joint ventures; day-to-day corporate, HR, and tax matters; corporate governance; secondary liquidity and other equity-related matters.
While in law school, Ryan was associate editor of the Stanford Journal of Law, Business & Finance and he served as an extern to Justices Brian Morris and John Warner of the Montana Supreme Court.
Education & Admissions
J.D., Stanford Law School
B.S., summa cum laude, Economics and Political Science
University of Oregon
Admitted to practice in California