- Junior Partner
Justin Ryan was born and raised in the Fox Valley Area, He graduated from Northern Illinois University with a Bachelor's degree in Communications in 2006. A recipient of the Dean's Law Excellence Award he went on to graduate Magna Cum Laude from Northern Illinois University College of Law in 2009.
Justin has been licensed to practice law in Illinois since 2009 and is currently a member of the Kane County and Illinois State Bar Associations. Since being admitted as an attorney in Illinois, he has been selected to speak at the annual "small firm and solo practitioner" Illinois State Bar Association conference. He is trained as a Guardian Ad Litem for children and began receiving appointments in 2012.
Working at a small firm alongside an attorney with nearly thirty years of experience, he has had the opportunity to learn and gather valuable and considerable court room experience for a young attorney. After four years of working at Michael E. Ryan, P.C. as an associate, Justin joined his father Michael as a partner in the firm of Ryan Family Law P.C..
Areas of Practice
- Family Law 90%
- Traffic/DUI 5%
- Criminal 5%
Certified Legal Specialties
- Guardian Ad Litem, 2012
- Illinois, 2009
- Northern Illinois University College of Law, DeKalb, Illinois
- J.D. - 2009
- Honors: magna cum laude
- Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, Illinois
- B.A. - 2006
- Honors: Dean's List
- Major: Communications
- Speaker, "Small firm and solo practitioner" Illinois State Bar Association conference
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 2009 to Present
- Kane County Bar Association, Member, 2009 to Present
Past Employment Positions
- Michael E. Ryan, P.C., Associate