Ryan has represented clients statewide in the Municipal, State, and Federal Courts of Missouri. He began his practice focusing on felony criminal defense and DUI defense in the City of St. Louis and the surrounding counties. He is an aggressive litigator that considers himself a trial attorney above all else, however, his goal is to provide effective representation to his clients whether they desire settlement or a trial.
Ryan has represented clients charged with a wide variety of offenses, from federal drug conspiracies, to violent felonies, all the way down to simple traffic infractions. He has represented many clients in family law cases, handling paternity, child custody, and dissolution actions. He also has experience in the area of guardianship/conservatorship and estate planning.
Ryan is a veteran of the US Army, serving four years in the elite 82nd Airborne Division. After his honorable discharge from the Army, he attended Southwest Missouri State University, where he graduated with honors and a degree in Political Science. While at SMSU he served as the University Veterans Club President and actively worked to improve veterans services in the state of Missouri. He currently offers discounted fees to veterans.