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Kevin M. Ryan

HeadshotKevin Ryan’s practice areas include defense of negligence, premises and property damage claims. Mr. Ryan specializes in matters arising under the New York State Labor Law and in providing counsel to insurers in coverage related issues and defending insurers in declaratory judgment actions. Mr. Ryan also specializes in appellate work. In addition to the practice of law, he serves as Executive Vice President of the Red Ribbon Foundation, an organization dedicated to prevention, research and HIV/AIDS education in Greenwich, Connecticut.


  • B.A. High Distinction, University of Virginia, 1985
  • J.D. Boston College School of Law, Williard Award for Public Service, 1988


  • New York State Bar, 1988
  • U.S. District Court of the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York


  • New York County Lawyers’ Association (Representative, Judiciary Committee, 1995-1997)
  • Defense Association of New York

Professional Experience

  • Lecturer, Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, “Contractual Indemnification and General Obligations Law”, 2005
  • Lecturer, Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, “Notice and Disclosure”, 2008
  • Lecturer, Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters Society, “Emerging Case in New York”, 2008