Ryan joined Tarrant, Gillies & Richardson as an associate in October 2015 after completing a two-year clerkship with the Honorable Thomas S. Durkin and the Honorable Thomas G. Walsh of the Vermont Superior Court, Environmental Division. During law school, Ryan worked as a summer law clerk at the Vermont Natural Resources Council and a law firm in Burlington and Middlebury. Ryan’s practice focuses on land use and zoning, environmental law, and general civil litigation.
Vermont Law School, South Royalton, Vermont (J.D., summa cum laude, 2013)
25th Annual National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition, Winner of Overall Competition & Winner of Best Overall Brief Award (both out of 72 teams)
Vermont Law Review, Articles Editor
Academic Excellence Award in Torts, Contracts, Criminal Law, Property, Estates, & Land Use Regulation
Wheaton College, Norton, Massachusetts (B.A., Philosophy, cum laude, 2007)
Vermont Bar Association
American Bar Association
Ryan spends most of his free time outdoors: playing ultimate frisbee, hiking, biking, camping, cross-country skiing, snowboarding, and excelling at lawn games. He loves good coffee and live music. Ryan lives in Montpelier with his wife Kristina and their dog Oso.