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Ryan Duane Childers

Ryan Duane Childers

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Family, Personal Injury, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

About Me

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Criminal Defense: 40%
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
  3. Family: 25%
  4. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 10%



Hourly ($150-300/hour), Contingent (15-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Kory M McConnell

    I endorse this lawyer. I have referred many satisfied clients to Mr. Childers. He is knowledgeable, compassionate and well respected within the legal community and is capable of handling any civil and/or criminal case you may have.


    Kory McConnell Family Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Jason B Christmann

    Mr. Childers handles all his clients' matters with the utmost professional, effective representation available. I highly recommend Mr. Childers.


    Jason Christmann Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Childers and Associates

1430 Broadway Street
El Centro, CA, 92243




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
IMAGINE Award for being a Motivator in the Business CommunityCity of El Centro2013
Young Professional of the YearImperial Valley Young Professionals & the El Centro Chamber of Commerce2011
Trial Attorney RecognitionImperial County Deputy District Attorney's Association2006

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerChilders & Associates, Attorneys at Law2007 - Present
Deputy District AttorneyImperial County District Attorney's Office2004 - 2006


Association NamePosition NameDuration
El Centro Rotary ClubPresident2012 - 2013
Central Union High School District, Board of TrusteesTrustee2012 - Present
Mid-Winter Fair Heritage FoundationBoard of Directors / Vice-President2011 - Present
Imperial County Bar AssociationPresident2009 - 2010
National Association of Conumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2009 - Present
El Centro Elementary School DistrictBoard of Trustees - President2008 - 2011
El Centro Rotary ClubBoard of Directors2008 - 2010

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Hit and RunThe case settled for six figures.
Chemical BurnCase settled for between $30,000 and $100,000

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of San Diego School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
California Polytechnic St UAccountingBachelor of Science2001

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
How to Handle a DUI case for the Legal ProfessionalDUI2012
Annual Employment Law UpdatesEmployment Law2012
AB 1825 Employee TrainingSexual Harrassment Training2011
Understanding Employment Law for EmployerEmployment LawN/A