Claire E. Ryan


Claire Ryan is a partner with the firm, primarily engaged in the defense of civil suits in the areas of employment litigation, professional liability, commercial litigation, and insurance coverage issues.

Claire received her juris doctorate, with honors, from American University’s Washington College of Law. While in law school, Claire served on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law. She also participated in the Criminal Justice Clinic and was a Legal Methods Dean’s Fellow.

Prior to joining RRD, Claire practiced general commercial litigation and employment litigation in Stamford.

Claire has been included on the 2019 Connecticut Super Lawyers list for 2019 and previously appeared on the Connecticut Super Lawyers® Rising Stars list for 2009 and 2010.

Claire is admitted to practice in Connecticut, New York, and the District of Columbia and before the United States District Court, District of Connecticut, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and the United States District Court, Southern District of New York.

Professional Affiliations: 
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • DC Bar