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Dennis Patrick Ryan

Of Counsel

Phone: (212) 441-4352
Fax: (212) 476-7848

233 Broadway #2348
New York, New York 10279

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Dennis Ryan is of Counsel at Caesar, Napoli & Spivak PLLC Mr. Ryan has helped obtain millions of dollars for his clients through trials, arbitrations, mediations and settlements. Mr. Ryan is admitted in New York and New Jersey and he heads the firm’s New Jersey practice. His primary emphasis is in the field of personal injury litigation, particularly in the areas of motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, municipal liability claims and insurance coverage disputes. Mr. Ryan specializes in representing Sanitation Workers who suffer “LODI” injuries while on the job. Mr. Ryan also represents victims in their claims for benefits under the Victim’s Compensation Fund (commonly known as the “Zadroga Bill”). Mr. Ryan has been named to the New York Metro Area’s Rising Stars list for in both 2014 and 2015, an honor bestowed on only 2.5% of practicing attorneys under the age of 40 years old who have been practicing for 10 years or less.

Mr. Ryan also performs Pro Bono work for the ABA Military Pro Bono Project where he volunteers to assist active-duty military personnel and their families with civil legal problems. Mr. Ryan also volunteers with the CLARO Queens Volunteer Lawyers Project where he helps low-income New Yorkers being sued by debt collectors. Mr. Ryan also lobbies with the New York State Trial Lawyers Association on issues such as Worker’s Safety.

Mr. Ryan received his J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law and his B.A. from the College of the Holy Cross. During law school, Mr. Ryan received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award for in the field of Civil Litigation and Trial Advocacy. Mr. Ryan was a member of the Frank S. Polestino Trial Advocacy Institute during law school.


J.D., St. John's University School of Law

B.A., College of the Holy Cross, New York, New York

Bar Admissions New Jersey, 2008
New York, 2009
Bar Associations

National Trial Lawyers’ Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers Association

New York State Trial Lawyers Association – member of the Auto Committee and Young Lawyer’s Committee

American Association of Justice – New Lawyer’s Division

Queens County Bar Association

Regis Bar Association

Honors and Awards

New York Metro Rising Stars - Super Lawyers 2014, 2015

CALI Excellence for the Future Award for in the field of Civil Litigation and Trial Advocacy – 2008