Joseph Ryan is a lifelong resident of Southeastern Wisconsin. He was born in Milwaukee and grew up
in Waukesha. He received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin and his law degree
from Marquette University Law School.
While in law school, Joe interned for the Office of the United States Trustee. They are the “watchdogs” of bankruptcy
court. Joe also interned for the IRS, Office of the Chief Counsel. After graduation, he founded Milwaukee Debt
Attorneys, helping individuals file Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 personal bankruptcies.
Joe left his bankruptcy practice after two successful years in order to open Ryan Law Firm with his father, James
Ryan. Ryan Law Firm specializes is civil litigation, with an emphasis on insurance defense.
Joe is admitted to practice law in the State of Wisconsin as well as the Federal Eastern and Western Districts
of Wisconsin. He is also a member of the Wisconsin Defense Counsel.
An article Joe wrote titled
Daubert v. The Biomechanist can be found