Christine M. Ryan

Christine M. Ryan

Wheaton, Illinois

Christine M. Ryan is involved in defense litigation cases in state and federal courts, from small claims to large, multi-party claims.  Her cases include defense for automobile accidents, animal bites, premises liability, slip and fall, property damage, and wrongful death.  She is experienced in litigating claims involving general contractors, construction managers, sub-contractors, and owners in construction accidents involving property damage, personal injury and wrongful death.

Christine M. Ryan represents Credit Unions with matters arising out of daily operations including foreclosures, loan defaults, and other areas of litigation defense.

Additionally, Christine M. Ryan represents plaintiffs suffering from personal injuries as a result of motor vehicle accidents, slip and fall accidents, and animal bites.

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Defense
  • Credit Union Law
  • Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2002
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 2002
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana, 2004
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois, 2008


  • John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2002
  • University of Saint Francis, Joliet, Illinois
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Dean's List 1995- 1998
    • Major: Organizational Management


  • Adjunct Professor- Legal Research & Writing, South Suburban College, 2004 - 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member, 1996 - Present
  • Will County Bar Association, Member, 2006 - Present
  • South Suburban Bar Association, Member, 1996 - 2004

Past Employment Positions

  • Radogno, Cameli & Hoag, PC, Associate Attorney, 2004 - 2006
  • Urban & Burt, Ltd., Associate Attorney, 2002 - 2004


  • Phi Theta Kappa