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Ryan Michael Mcglinn

Ryan Michael Mcglinn

Practice areas:

Juvenile, Criminal Defense, Administrative Law

About Me

Ryan M. McGlinn is a graduate of Claremont McKenna College, Claremont, CA, and California Western School of Law, San Diego, CA, where he received American Jurisprudence Awards (highest grade in class) in Trial Practice, Environmental Law, and Legal Skills III. He has been practicing law since 2005.


Ryan is a member of the San Diego County Bar Association, Criminal Defense Bar Association of San Diego, and California Public Defenders Association.  He published an article on Child Protective Services for Consumer Attorneys of San Diego in 2010 and spoke at a Youth-led “Town Hall Meeting” in 2012 on underage drinking and on “A TERM Therapists Role in Juvenile Dependency Cases” for the San Diego Psych-Law Society in 2011.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Juvenile: 80%
    10 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 15%
    10 years
  3. Administrative Law: 5%
    10 years



Free Consultation (10 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Ryan. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.


    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

McGlinn & McGlinn

5030 Camino De La Siesta,
Suite 350
San Diego, CA, 92108-3119



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2012

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerMcGlinn & McGlinn2005 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Criminal Defense Bar Association of San DiegoN/A2009 - Present
California Public Defenders AssociationN/A2009 - Present
San Diego County Bar AssociationN/A2005 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaN/A2005 - Present

Publication NameTitleDate
Juvenile Criminal Defense Strategies (Inside the Minds)The Intricacies of Juvenile Criminal Cases2011
San Diego Trial Bar NewsChild Protective Services2010

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
California Western SOLN/AJD - Juris Doctor2005
Claremont McKenna CollegeHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts2000
Francis Parker High SchoolN/AN/AN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Juvenile Dependency PanelJuvenile Dependency2013
Youth-led "Town Hall Meeting"Underage Drinking2012
San Diego Criminal Defense Bar AssociationMegan's Law & Jessica's Law2012
San Diego Psych-Law SocietyA TERM Therapists Role in Juvenile Dependency Cases2011