Stephen (Steve) M. Ryan provides lobbying, litigation and counseling services for the high-technology community and companies in highly regulated industries, while addressing the combined legal, political and press related challenges stemming from congressional oversight and investigation. He is head of the Firm’s government strategies practice.

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  • Washington, DC Super Lawyer, Government Relations 2020
  • The Best Lawyers in America 2005 to 2021, Government Relations Practice
  • Washington, DC, Super Lawyers, top five percent in political law
  • Recipient of commendation from IRS Commissioner John A. Koskinen recognizing efforts to preserve the integrity of tax administration in the United States


  • The International Strategic Studies Association (ISSA) College of Fellows, senior fellow
  • Gonzaga College High School Father’s Club, served as president
  • Operation HOPE, founding chair and current member of the Mid-Atlantic board

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University of Notre Dame Law School, JD, 1980
Cornell University, BS, 1977

District of Columbia

Stephen M. Ryan

Insights & Events / Media

Webinar / McDermott Event / November 12, 2018

Video / October 25, 2018

Video / October 11, 2018

Resource Centers / October 11, 2018