Michael Ryan


Michael Ryan

— Of Counsel —


Admitted: State Bar of Nevada
Education: University of Colorado, B.A., Arizona State University, J.D.
Direct Dial: (702) 836-3138 ext. 308
Email Address: mryan@wolfenzon.com




Michael J. Ryan is Of Counsel with Wolfenzon Rolle and manages the Worker’s Compensation department. Mr. Ryan initially joined Wolfenzon Rolle at its formation in 2000 and departed in 2008 to pursue other opportunities. For the last eight years, Mr. Ryan was a partner at Black & Lobello where he continued to develop his workers’ compensation insurance defense practice. Mr. Ryan’s current clients include the Clark County School District and the Venetian Resort Hotel Casino. Mike returned to Wolfenzon Rolle in late 2017 and brings extensive experience in Worker’s Compensation law and associated regulatory and licensing issues. Mr. Ryan has contested cases throughout Nevada in both the public and private sectors.

Mr. Ryan served as counsel to the Legislative Counsel of the Nevada Legislature, the State Division of Insurance, and the State Industrial Insurance System from 1988 through 1993.

Mr. Ryan was admitted to the State Bar of Nevada in 1990, received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and History from the University of Colorado in 1983, and a Juris Doctorate from Arizona State University in 1987.

Mr. Ryan and his wife, Ruth enjoy spending their free time with their two sons, Andrew and Brennan.