Ryan H. Nell is an employment attorney responsible for representing California employers statewide in both counseling and comprehensive litigation support. With the ever-changing landscape of California and federal employment law, Ryan prides himself on assisting clients in staying ahead of the curve in an effort to avoid legal trouble before it arises. He has extensive experience representing clients in harassment, retaliation, and discrimination matters, as well as large-scale wage and hour lawsuits.
Ryan speaks regularly on a wide range of topics aimed at assisting California employers in the avoidance of legal trouble before it arises, and his work in the field has led to his recognition as a Rising Star by San Diego Super Lawyers.
Ryan graduated magna cum laude from the University of Illinois College of Law. While in law school, Ryan was a member of the Federal Civil Rights Clinic, representing clients in federal claims from inception through trial. He also served as an extern for the Los Angeles Superior Court and Illinois Office of the State’s Attorney, gaining extensive experience litigating claims on behalf of local governmental agencies. Before law school, Ryan attended the University of Southern California, where he was recognized as a Presidential Scholar and earned a degree in Political Science.