Ryan J. McGraw

Ryan J. McGraw

Location:
Lebanon, Ohio
Phone:
513-932-2115
513-548-5098
Fax:
513-934-2201
Email:

Ryan McGraw is a trial lawyer with a history of success in child sex abuse, civil rights, Title IX, and employment cases. He also serves as outside counsel for business clients on a wide-range of issues including entity selection and formation, contract review, the drafting of employment agreements and manuals, as well as complex mergers and acquisitions. His outstanding business work resulted in his selection and inclusion in the 2017 Super Lawyers Rising Stars list which recognizes the best attorneys under 40 years old in the State of Ohio.

A Cincinnati native, Ryan graduated from St. Xavier High School before continuing his education at The Ohio State University. Following college, Ryan returned home to attend law school at the University of Cincinnati College of Law where he was an Editor of the Law Review. As a member of law review, Ryan had one of his publications cited in a decision by the Supreme Court of Ohio.

In his spare time, Ryan enjoys golfing, playing basketball, and Ohio State football. He also serves on the St. Xavier High School Young Alumni Board, the Powel Crosley, Jr. YMCA Board of Directors, the Cincinnati Bar Association's Young Lawyer Section Run for Kids Committee, and as an advisor to the Entrepreneurship and Community Development Clinic at the University of Cincinnati College of Law.

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 2012
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 2012
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Southern District of Ohio, 2012
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2012

Education

  • University of Cincinnati College of Law, Cincinnati, Ohio
    • J.D. magna cum laude - 2012
    • Law Review: University of Cincinnati College of Law Review, Editor, 2011 - 2012
  • The Ohio State University - 2009
    • Honors: summa cum laude
  • St. Xavier High School, 2005

Published Works

  • OH, BY THE WAY . . . ": WHY THE SUPREME COURT OF OHIO LOST ITS WAY IN STATE OF OHIO V. FISCHER , 80 UCINLR 567, Winter, 2011

References

  • John Milligan, Esq.
  • Megan Collard, Esq.
  • Zachary El-Sawaf, Esq.
  • Michael F. Arnold, Esq.

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, 2017 - 2019

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National Crime Victim’s Bar Association, 2012 - Present
  • Ohio Association of Justice, 2012 - Present
  • Southwest Ohio Trial Lawyers Association, 2015 - Present
  • Ohio Bar Association
  • Powel Crosley YMCA, Board of Directors
  • Cincinnati Bar Association’s Young Lawyer Section Run for Kids Committee
  • Cincinnati Bar Association
  • Warren County Bar Association
  • Potter Stewart Inn of Court, Barrister

Past Employment Positions

  • Kircher Law Office, LLC

Pro Bono Activities

  • St. Xavier High School Young Alumni Board, 2012 - Present
  • University of Cincinnati College of Law Entrepreneurship and Community Development Clinic, Advisor
  • Powel Crosley YMCA Board of Directors, 2016 - Present

Ancillary Businesses

  • Treasurer, Shanahan for Norwood Campaign

Languages

  • English (Primary)