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Ryan M. Anderson

About Me

Ryan attended Brigham Young University where he obtained his B.S. in Political Science in 2004. He then went on to J. Reuben Clark School of Law at Brigham Young University where he achieved his J.D. in 2008. He was admitted to State Bar of Nevada in 2008. Ryan is admitted to practice in U.S. District Court, District of Nevada and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit. Ryan has worked for Christensen Law Offices since graduating from law school. Ryan has tried and resolved numerous cases totaling millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements.

While in law school, Ryan took first place in the BYU Trial Advocacy Tournament and was recognized by the Utah State Bar Litigation Section for his trial advocacy abilities. Ryan was also active on the BYU Moot Court team winning several awards, including a second place finish at the George Washington University Religious Freedom Moot Court Competition where he argued in front of 9th Circuit Court of Appeal Justice O'Scannlain, Diarmuid Fionntain, 6th Circuit Court of Appeals Justice Jeffrey Sutton, and Kevin "Seamus" Hasson, Founder and Chairman of the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty.


Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas


  1. Personal Injury: 80%
  2. Immigration: 15%
  3. Criminal Defense: 5%



Hourly ($250-350/hour), Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

17 total 

  • Andrew J Driggs

    Ryan is a great attorney. He is always thinking about maximizing the compensation the client receives from any type of injury case. He does not just try for the easy and cheap settlement, as some lawyers do, but actually has the skills to take a complex case to trial. Those skills make the insurance companies take him very seriously. Anyone who hires him could not ask for a more conscientious attorney. I recommend him very highly.


    Andrew Driggs Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Sean Cleary

    I endorse this lawyer. An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community.


    Sean Cleary Car Accidents Attorney
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Contact Info

2001 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV, 89104


NVAttorney Active200802/23/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2013
MemberMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2013
Linda Anderson Trial Advocacy Competition 1st PlaceBrigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School2008
FinalistThe George Washington University Law School National Religious Freedom Moot Court Competition2008
Champion BYU Trial Advocacy TournamentUtah State Bar, Litigation Section2008
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerMorris / Anderson Law2011 - Present
AssociateChristensen Law Offices2008 - 2011
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Nevada Justice AssociationN/A2009 - Present
Nevada State BarN/A2008 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Perez v. Lowes A-10-628057-CFavorable Settlement (details protected by confidentiality agreement)
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Brigham Young UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science2005
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Igniting Law TeachingTechnology in Law School2015