Ryan, Benjamin W.

Drawing on his background in patent and intellectual property law, Ben brings an understanding of the needs of high technology hardware and software clients to his practice.

He strives to understand clients’ technology and business goals to provide strategic advice, perform patent quality analysis, and assist with preparation and prosecution of patent applications. Ben’s experience also includes counseling pro bono clients in numerous clinics, including Project Homeless Connect legal clinics, veterans’ legal clinics, and immigration clinics.

Before coming to the firm, Ben worked as an associate with a law firm’s patent group in San Francisco and Mountain View, California and as a clerk with an environmental and energy law firm in Austin, Texas. 

  • J.D., 2014, Washington University School of Law
  • B.S., 2011, Harvey Mudd College
  • Colorado
  • California