Professional Experience

Ryan has practiced law in the Portland area since 2007.  He joined Thede Culpepper in 2018, and specializes in business law, estate planning, real estate law, and taxation.

Professional Activities

Ryan is a member of the Estate Planning Council of Portland.

Civic and Community Activities

Ryan is a member of the board of directors for the Autism Society of Oregon, and also a member of the

Continuing Legal Education Committee for the Multnomah Bar Association.


Ryan earned his bachelor's degree at California State University, Sacramento and his law degree from the University of Oregon.  During law school, Ryan was the executive editor for the Journal of Environmental Law & Litigation,

as well as an extern for the Oregon Court of Appeals.

Personal Activities

Ryan enjoys running, backyard grilling, watching University of Oregon football, and spending time with his wife and two young children.  He has tried taking up several hobbies and is happy that none of them have stuck.