As a member of the firm’s Casualty Department, Ryan D. Burns’s law practice covers a wide array of general liability areas including; negligent security, product liability, premises liability, construction and equipment operators liability, asbestos and toxic tort litigation, maritime litigation, general negligent business operations and automotive liability matters.
He also devotes a portion of his practice to general PIP litigation and insurance coverage matters. Ryan has handled numerous cases involving catastrophic injuries, as well as wrongful death claims. He has also argued before the Fourth District Court of Appeal and has worked on appeals in the Third and Fourth DCAs.
Ryan was previously an Assistant State Attorney with the Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office. There he prosecuted a wide variety of crimes including DUIs, narcotics trafficking, white collar crime, lewd sexual batteries, aggravated batteries, armed robberies and burglaries, and insurance fraud.
As a law student at Indiana University of Bloomington, Ryan was active in all phases of litigation education, including being a Moot Court finalist, a member of the school’s Moot Court Competition Team and a member of the school’s trial competition team. Additionally, Ryan made the Dean’s List and graduated cum laude.
Indiana University School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2006)
University of Florida (B.S., 2003)
U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida, 2008
Associations & Memberships : American Bar Association