Ryan B. Burns




Ryan is a litigation associate in the Firm’s Houston office. He represents both plaintiffs and defendants, individuals and corporations, in business litigation and energy litigation. Ryan has assisted clients in a broad range of business litigation matters, most often contract disputes, negligence, fraud, and fiduciary relations issues. Ryan also has experience advising and advocating for producers, processors, and transporters engaged in the exploration, production, and production of oil and gas.

Ryan has both state and federal court experience, from case inception through resolution. He has evaluated litigation risks and developed litigation strategy, managed the discovery process, drafted and responded to dispositive motions, represented clients at mediation, and has, negotiated settlement agreements.