Ryan graduated with a B.S. in Legal Studies from the University of Central Florida. A Florida Bright Futures Scholarship recipient and Dean’s List honoree, he then began a career in business and sales management. Having a strong desire to advocate and continue with his legal career, he attended Barry College of Law in Orlando, Florida. While attending law school on an academic scholarship, Ryan worked as a law clerk in an established criminal defense firm. He additionally participated in an internship with the Osceola County Attorney’s Office and a judicial externship under Circuit Judge Jenifer M. Davis of the 9th Circuit in and for Orange County, Florida. Upon graduation and obtaining licensure with the State of Florida, he practiced appellate law for a national appellate firm where he gained invaluable experience and knowledge that he is now determined to use to assist his clients in a personal, individualized manner. Ryan currently lives in Orlando, Florida with his wife and three children.