Molly Ryan practices in the areas of commercial litigation, sports and entertainment law, and constitutional law. She represents athletics facilities, teams, and music festivals, as well as security companies that oversee entertainment venues, in a variety of liability cases. She also represents regional and national commercial real estate developers in catastrophic personal injury and premises liability litigation. In constitutional matters, Molly defends public entities and public employees, including municipalities, school districts, police officers, prosecutors, and elected officials.
Molly has tried cases in state and federal court and she routinely handles appeals. She has handled matters in New York, California, and the District of Columbia. She is a contributor to Goldberg Segalla’s Sports and Entertainment Law Insider blog and has also published articles on the topics of constitutional law and sports law for USLAW, the Defense Research Institute publication The Business Suit, and the American Bar Association Section of Litigation’s Minority Trial Lawyer.
Molly graduated from the Santa Clara University School of Law and Colgate University, where she played on the women’s soccer team. She lives in the Syracuse area with her husband and daughter.
|NY||Due to reregister within 30 days of birthday||2009||07/11/2019|
|Partner||Goldberg Segalla||2009 - Present|
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|Central New York Women’s Bar Association (CNYWBA)||Member||N/A|
|Syracuse Stage||Board of Trustees||N/A|
|ABA Section of Litigation Minority Trial Lawyer, Fall 2012/Winter 2013||“Title IX and the Drive for Gender Equality in Sports"||2013|
|DRI’s The Business Suit, Newsletter of the Commercial Litigation Committee||Co-Author, “Not for the Bashful: Student Athletes, Drug Testing … and Judicial Doctrine"||2012|
|USLAW, Spring/Summer 2012||Co-Author, “Private Property or Public Forum? How the Occupy Movement Implicates Free Speech and Property Rights in Retail Spaces"||2012|
|Santa Clara University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2003|
|Colgate University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2000|
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