Ryan represents businesses and individuals in state and federal court in all aspects of real estate and business litigation, including cases involving:
- Commercial landlord/tenant disputes and evictions
- Contract and lease disputes
- Mortgage foreclosure and banking litigation
- Easement and right-of-way disputes
- Eminent domain, tax sales and quiet title
- Breach of implied and express warranties
- Non-compete and trade secrets
Clients appreciate his direct approach to helping them resolve complex issues in a practical and cost-effective manner. Ryan’s hard work and determination has helped the Firm develop its real estate litigation practice. Since 2013, Ryan has been Indiana counsel for a national bank in statewide residential mortgage foreclosure and quiet title litigation, with responsibility for more than 150 cases to date. Ryan has assumed the role of lead counsel for a national pipeline transmission company in right-of-way and eminent domain litigation in state and federal court, handling more than 50 matters in both Indiana and Illinois. Ryan has also developed a business relationship with one the largest privately held real estate management and development firms in the country, assisting them with various real estate related matters. Ryan has also litigated various commercial disputes and served as temporary outside general counsel for a local grocery chain.
Ryan has become a respected leader within the Firm and was elected Partner in 2016. He is chair of the Firm’s Best Practices Committee and a member of the Personal Development Committee.
Prior to joining the Firm, Ryan was an associate at a large Indianapolis law firm where he assisted clients in the acquisition and disposition of commercial real estate.