Ryan Allison is a litigator whose practice includes complex commercial litigation and white-collar criminal defense.
Before joining Selendy & Gay, Ryan was a senior staffer on Zellnor Myrie's successful campaign for New York State Senate in Central Brooklyn.
Ryan received his J.D., summa cum laude, from Cornell Law School, where he served as an articles editor on the Cornell Law Review and as an executive bench editor on the Moot Court Board. He served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable John G. Koeltl of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and to the Honorable Richard C. Wesley of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
- Cornell Law School
Summa cum laude, Order of the Coif, Kerr Prize, Myron Taylor Scholar, Henn Memorial Prize, Articles Editor, Second Circuit 125th Anniversary Committee Editor, Cornell Law Review; Executive Bench Editor, Moot Court Board
- University of Michigan, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy
(B.A., Public Policy, 2013)
Concentration: Immigration Policy
Zellnor Myrie for New York State Senate
Senior Staff, 2018
Law Clerk to the Hon. John G. Koeltl
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, 2017-2018
Law Clerk to the Hon. Richard C. Wesley
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2016-2017
- State Bar of New York
- United States District Court: Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York
- United States Court of Appeals: Second Circuit, Fifth Circuit, Sixth Circuit