Ryan Myers concentrates his practice on white collar defense, internal investigations, litigation and corporate compliance for clients in the energy, trade, pharmaceutical and manufacturing sectors.
Ryan has helped defend clients under investigation by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, the U.S. Department of Commerce, and the U.S. Department of the Interior. He also has experience helping clients under investigation for alleged international bribery offenses, including violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, as well as investigations by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police for violations of the Corruption of Foreign Public Officials Act. Additionally, he has assisted clients under investigation for corruption by the Integrity Vice Presidency of the World Bank.
Prior to becoming an attorney Ryan worked as a newspaper reporter covering crime and legal affairs.
Publications and Speeches
Co-author, "New Business Opportunities in Mexico Energy Market Raise FCPA Concerns," Oil & Gas Financial Journal, April 14, 2014.
J.D., magna cum laude, University of Houston Law Center, 2013
B.A., The University of Texas at Austin, 2010
Intern, Federal Public Defender for the Southern District of Texas
Intern, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
Intern, Texas First Court of Appeals
Intern, 178th District Court of Harris County, Texas
Houston Law Review
Texas Gavel Award for Legal Journalism, State Bar of Texas, 2007