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Ryan McNeice grew up in the Spokane Valley, graduating from University High School in 1993. He then attended Washington State University earning a degree in Finance, with international emphasis, from the Honors College in 1997 and met his wife, Sarah, at Washington State in the spring of 1994. Ryan attended a study abroad program at London Guildhall University in London, England in 1996.

Ryan is a co-founder of the commercial finance and leasing company, Intermountain Leasing (1996-present). While managing Intermountain Leasing, Ryan attended Gonzaga University School of Business where he received an MBA in 2004, and also attended Gonzaga University School of Law, obtaining his Juris Doctorate in 2005.

Ryan opened the Law Office of Ryan McNeice at our current location in the Spokane Valley in 2005. Subsequently, Becki Wheeler joined the McNeice Law Office and ultimately became a partner at McNeice Wheeler, PLLC.

Ryan is licensed to practice in both Washington and Idaho, as well as the tribal court for the Coeur d'Alene Nation. He is also a member of the Spokane Bar Association as well as the Washington and Idaho Bar Associations.

Ryan is active in the community where he currently is a member of the Gonzaga Law School Board of Advisors, past board member of ValleyFest and the HUB Sports complex. Ryan is a member of the Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce and Priest Lake Chamber of Commerce and recently accepted an appointment as General Counsel for the Spokane Valley Chamber for a three year term.

McNeice Wheeler continues to be a supporter of the Angel Ball Foundation, Pink Shamrock Foundation, Central Valley School District Literacy, University High School athletics, The Washington Scholarship Foundation/Children's Miracle Network, MS-Ride for the Cure and the Priest Lake Lion's Club.

In addition to his active roles in the community, Ryan also has given many speaking engagements, including:

  • Guest speaker, Gonzaga University School of Law, MBA/JD Program (2004-2005)

  • The Washington Cattlemen's Association - Estate Planning (2007)

  • Country Financial Long Term Care - Estate Planning (2009)

  • Spokane Valley Entrepreneur Program, Business Law (2009-2011)

  • Northwest Film Institute - Lecture Series, Acquisition of Film Rights (2010)

  • Spokane Valley Chamber Entrepreneur Program - Next Level (2012 - 2014)

  • Guest speaker at the Spokane Mortgage Lender's Association on Estate Planning, Wills, Powers of Attorney & Trusts, LLC's.  (2014)



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Practice areas


  1. Business: 30%
    11 years
  2. Litigation: 30%
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
  4. Estate Planning: 15%
    11 years
  5. Family: 5%



Hourly ($225/hour), contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Timothy B. Fennessy

    Ryan and I serve on a Board together, but we also ended up on the opposite sides of a potential business dispute. As a Board Member, Ryan keeps himself informed and involved; as an advocate, he was persuasive, passionate and professional.


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  • Hector E Quiroga

    Ryan is a fantastic attorney. He is quick to answer and to find solutions for his clients. I have worked with him and against him in different matters and Ryan has shown superior ability to resolve complex legal issues quickly. I highly recommend him.


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Contact info

McNeice Wheeler, PLLC

11404 E. Sprague
Spokane, WA, 99206


IDAuthorized to practice law200901/12/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Law Firm or Lawyer - B2B FIRMSThe Inland Business Catalyst Magazine2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerMcNEICE WHEELER, PLLC2005 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Greater Spokane Valley ChamberGeneral Counsel2012 - Present
Kootenai County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Idaho State BarMember2009 - Present
Spokane Valley Chamber of CommerceMember2009 - Present
The Spokane Athletic ClubMember2007 - Present
Spokane Society of Young ProfessionalsMember2006 - Present
Gonzaga Alumni Associationmember2005 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Spokane County Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionMember2005 - Present
Spokane County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Sundance Condo AssociationTreasurer2000 - Present
Washington State University Alumni AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
M. et al v. S.V.H.M.Defense bench trial verdict in our client's favor
Employment Security v. F.W.verdict in favor of our client's appeal regarding employment security tax. Owner operators determined to be independent and exempt for tax purposes
Estate of H. H. v. N. A. et al.Favorable out of court settlement
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Publication nameTitleDate
Ponderosa LifeMeet the McNeice's2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gonzaga University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
Gonzaga University School of BusinessMBAMBA - Master of Business Administration2004
Washington State UniversityFinanceFinance1997
Washington State UniversityBA FINANCEFinance - international eMPHasis1997
London Guildhall UniversityN/AStudy Abroad1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
The Authentic Entreprenuer Podcast with Chris AngellBusiness of Law2015
Gonzaga Law SchoolLaw Firm Management - Business Development2015
Business TalksBusiness of Law2015
Authentic Entrepreneur PodcastBusiness2015
Spokane Mortgage Lenders AssociationEstate Planning, Wills, Trusts and LLC's2014
Next Level Entrepreneur ProgramBusiness Law2014
Next Level Entrepreneur ProgramBusiness Law2013
Spokane Valley ChamberCommercial Insurance/Liability2010
Northwest Film Insitute - Lecture SeriesAcquiring Property Rights for Film Projects2010
Spokane Valley Chamber - Nxt Level Entrepreneur ProgramBusiness Law2009
Entrepreneur Program - Commercial FinanceCommercial Finance2009
Country Financial - Long Term Care & Estate Planning SeminarLong Term Care / Estate Planning2009
Washington State Cattlemen's AssociationEstate Planning2007