In addition to being the Managing Partner at Laddey, Clark & Ryan, LLP, Mr. Ryan has concentrated on the representation of management and individuals, in both the private and public sector, in all aspects of employment and labor law.
He has extensive experience in employment discrimination,wrongful termination, discipline, breach of contract, harassment, wage and hour, collective bargaining, and other employment related issues.
Mr. Ryan has litigated employment cases in both State and Federal Courts; in the Administrative Courts; before the Department of Labor, NLRB, OSHA, PERC, EEOC and NJDCR. He also represents clients on employment contracts, compensation agreements, non-competition and non-disclosure agreements and severance agreements. Mr. Ryan reviews and prepares personnel policies and handbooks, conducts investigations into employee complaints, provides harassment and discrimination training and counsels clients on all employment issues.
In the area of commercial litigation, Mr. Ryan has represented corporate and business clients in consumer fraud actions, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, professional negligence and common law fraud litigation. He also serves as outside general counsel to corporations, municipalities and business on litigation, commercial agreements, corporate compliance and strategic planning.
J.D., Seton Hall University School of Law
Ed. M. Harvard University
B.A. Montclair State University
Lyndon Baines Johnson Fellow
Admitted to Practice New Jersey
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
United States Supreme Court
Professional Associations and Memberships
New Jersey State Bar Association - Labor and Employment Section
Sussex County Bar Association - Past President: 1995-96
Morris County Bar Association
Worral F. Mountain Inn of Court
Sydney Reitman Employment Law Inn of Court - Master
Lakers Sports Club, Board of Trustees and Past President
Mountain Lakes Board of Education - 1992-98; President 1997-98
Medical Needs Foundation, Legal Counsel
Mountain Lakes Educational Foundation, Legal Counsel
Atlas Refinery, Inc. - Board of Directors