Ryan A. Danahey

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  (312) 630-9630

Academic Background

  • J.D., with honors, Chicago-Kent College of Law
  • B.A., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • Nottingham University

Practice Areas

  • Directors and Officers Liability
  • Employment Practices and Discrimination
  • Errors and Omissions
  • Excess Liability, Bad Faith, and Fraud
  • First Party Insurance Coverage and Defense
  • Personal and Commercial General Liability
  • Premise and Auto Liability
  • Professional  Liability

Professional Profile

Mr. Danahey has been practicing for 12 years as an attorney. His experience includes defending insurance companies and insured entities in both first and third-party actions in state and federal courts. Mr. Danahey has defended matters as sole trial counsel from inception to verdict.

Mr. Danahey has also served as in-house counsel for two large, national corporations and in that capacity managed and directly handled nationwide litigation, consulted and advised C-suite personnel in addition to varying internal corporate matters.

Mr. Danahey volunteers at CARPLS legal aid and has also volunteered as a mentor through HFS Chicago Scholars.

Court Admissions

  • State of Illinois
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • State of Wisconsin

Professional Associations

  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • State Bar Association of Wisconsin
  • Illinois Defense Counsel
  • Cancer Legal Resource Center
  • Association of Corporate Counsel