Ryan G. Anderson

Ryan G. Anderson

Location:
San Antonio, Texas
Phone:
210-920-9175
Fax:
210-855-5050
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Appellate
  • Civil Litigation
  • Business Law
  • Bioethics/Fertility Law/Healthcare
  • Mediation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1997
  • Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2002
  • Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2007
  • Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 2012

Bar Admissions

  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit

Education

  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • J.D. - 1992
    • Honors: With Honors
  • Rice University
    • B.A. - 1987
    • Major: Political Science & Behavioral Sciences

Published Works

  • Author, "Transnational Litigation Involving Mexican Parties,” 25 St. Mary’s L.J. 1059, (1994)
  • Author and Speaker, “Paid or Incurred: What We’ve Learned and What is Still Out There”, presented at the State Bar of Texas’ Advanced Personal Injury Law Seminar, (2016)
  • Author, “Changes in Pattern Jury Charge”, presented at San Antonio Bar Association Bench & Bar Seminar, (2013)
  • Author and Speaker, “Motions For Directed Verdict and J.N.O.V.”, presented at San Antonio Bar Association Anatomy of a Civil Trial, (2005)
  • Author and Speaker, “Practical Solutions To Common Ethical Issues”, presented at Texas Ethics, (2005)
  • Author and Speaker, “Preservation of Error”, presented to Hays County Bar Association, (2004)
  • Author and Speaker, “Federal Discovery Update,” presented at State Bar of Texas Advanced Evidence & Discovery Seminar, (2002)
  • Author and Speaker, “Evidentiary Objections: Making Them and Overcoming Them Successfully,” presented at University of Houston Advanced Evidence and Discovery Institute, (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004)
  • Author and Speaker, "Declaratory Judgments, Interpleader and Related Remedies,” presented at University at Houston Advanced Insurance Seminar, (1997, 1998, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2004)
  • Author and Speaker, "Conflicts of Interest for Litigators,” presented at San Antonio Bar Association – Ethics Committee seminar on Legal Ethics in San Antonio, Texas, (1996)
  • Author and Speaker, "Post Trial Motions,” presented at University of Houston Law Center Seminar on Litigation and Trial Tactics (1995)
  • Author and Speaker, "Post Trial Motions,” presented at Appellate Practice and Advocacy Section SABA (1995)
  • Author, "Jury Charge Preparation and Conference,” presented at Texas Association of Defense Counsel Rookie Seminar (1994)
  • Author and Speaker, "Enforcement of Judgments,” presented at Alamo Area Legal Assistants Seminar on Post-Trial Practices and Rules of Appellate Procedure in San Antonio, Texas (1994)

Classes/Seminars

  • Speaker, “Punitive Damages”, presented at the State Bar of Texas’ Advanced Personal Injury Law Seminar, (2017)
  • Panel Moderator, “Protecting and Challenging the Jury Verdict on Appeal”, presented at the State Bar of Texas’ Advanced Personal Injury Law Seminar, (2016)
  • Panel Member, “Remedies Other than Damages in Business Litigation”, presented at State Bar of Texas Business Disputes Seminar, (2013)
  • Panel Member, Appellate Whine: A Discussion Group for Lawyers who Draft Jury Charges, presented by San Antonio Bar Association — Appellate Section, (2013)
  • Panel Member, “In Trial! When Do I Plan For the Appeal?”, presented at the State Bar of Texas Appellate Section’s and San Antonio Bar Association Appellate Practice Section’s Corporate Counsel Seminar: Appeals, (2013)
  • Speaker, “Essential Litigation Skills for Texas Paralegals”, (2005)

Honors and Awards

  • Texas Super Lawyer – Civil Appeals, 2005, 2012-2017
  • Best Lawyers in San Antonio – Civil Appeals, 2005, 2008, 2012-2016
  • Triple Crown Award recipient 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Texas State Bar Committee on Pattern Jury Charges-General Negligence & Intentional Personal Torts, Member
  • San Antonio Bar Association – Appellate Section, Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary
  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • William S. Sessions American Inns of Court, Master, 2012 - 2015
  • San Antonio Bar Association, Member
  • Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit, Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation
  • Fellow, San Antonio Bar Foundation
  • San Antonio Governors Club, Vice President, Treasurer, Speaker Committee
  • Exchange Club, San Antonio Club, Vice President
  • Town Club of San Antonio
  • Trustee, Alamo Heights Independent School Board, 2017 - Present
  • Chair, St. David’s Episcopal School, Board, 2010 - 2012
  • Member, St. David’s Episcopal School, Board, 2009 - 2010
  • St. David’s Episcopal School, Growing the Tradition Committee
  • The Circle School, Board Vice President, 2008 - 2009
  • Boy Scouts of America, Troop 809 Executive Committee, Parent Patrol Advisor, Order of the Arrow
  • AHFSH Junior Soccer, Coach
  • Alamo Heights Little League, Coach baseball and softball
  • St. David’s Episcopal Church, Parishioner