Ryan’s practice focuses primarily on commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on construction law. He acts in a variety of matters including construction disputes and lien claims, procurement issues, delay claims, and commercial landlord/tenant disputes. Prior to joining Soloway Wright in 2023, Ryan gained extensive experience practicing with a full-service Toronto firm. He regularly appears before the Small Claims Court, Superior Court of Justice, and Ontario Court of Justice.
Ryan earned his Juris Doctorate with Class 1 Distinction from Bond University in Australia following the completion of his Bachelor of Arts (Hons) degree in law at Carleton University. During his time at Bond, Ryan served as the President of the Canadian Law Students’ Association, received a number of awards for mooting and First-In-Class, and was placed on the Dean’s List for Academic Excellence. Ryan further volunteered as a Student Advisor for the Bond Commercial Law Clinic, assisting with the provision of pro-bono legal advice to local small business owners.
Some of Ryan’s interests include camping, hiking, fishing, attending concerts, and spending time with his partner and their French bulldog, Tony.
Call to Bar 2020 (ON)
- BA (Honours), Major in Law, Minor in English Language and Literature from Carleton University (2015)
- JD (Class 1 Distinction) from Bond University (2019)
Professional Memberships and Affiliations
- Law Society of Ontario
- Toronto Lawyers Association
- County of Carleton Law Association