FRANK W. RYAN
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FRANK W. Ryan is the global co-chair and global co-CEO of DLA Piper. Based in New York, he has handled numerous cases, arbitrations and trials in a variety of areas, including media and sports, commercial, medical device, and sovereign disputes. Ryan is known as a go-to strategist and litigator with particular experience in patent, trademark,tradesecret,falseadvertising,businessand sovereign-related litigation. The long list of highprofile clients he has counseled includes Disney, ABC, TomTom, Pac-12, Nike, ESPN, beIN MediaGroup,AlJazeera,MedtronicandConMed. Heiscurrentlyadvisingonsignificantmattersrelated to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. A graduate of Syracuse University College of Law and Syracuse University, Ryan now serves on the school’s Board of Advisors. He is a member of the Legal Service Corporation’s Leaders Council, helpingadvisethecountry’slargestfunderofcivillegalaidprogramsforlow-income people. He is also a member of The Wall Street Journal CEO Council and Thomson Reuters’ Global Strategy Board.