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Ryan P. Barry - Manchester, CT

989 Main Street Manchester, CT 06040

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Updated: 12/11/2019

Manchester Personal Injury Lawyer


Ryan P. Barry received his B.A., with honors, from the University of Connecticut and his J.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Law.

During law school, Attorney Barry worked as a Judicial Extern for United States District Court Judge Dominic J. Squatrito. He was also selected to membership on The Connecticut Law Review and is the author of "ERISA's Purpose: The Conveyance of Information from Trustee to Beneficiary," 31 Conn. L. Rev. 735 (1999)...

About Ryan P. Barry

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • Worker’s Compensation Defense
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Municipal Law
  • NCAA Investigations

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Managing Partner

Representative Clients

  • Town of Manchester
  • City of Middletown
  • Connecticut Bankers Association


Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 2000
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 2000
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 2014

Other Affiliations

  • Connecticut Bar Association (Member)
  • Connecticut Council of Bar Presidents (Member)
  • Manchester Bar Association (Member)
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Litigation Section Committee, Class Action Derivatives Suits (Member)
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association (Member)
  • American Association for Justice (AAJ), formerly Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA) (Member)
  • American Association for Justice (AAJ), Class Action Litigation Group (Member)
  • Connecticut Freedom of Information Commission, 2013 - Present (Commissioner)
  • Connecticut Association of Municipal Attorneys (CAMA), 2010 - Present (Member)
  • Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (CCDLA), 2013 - Present (Member)
  • Connecticut Court Visitation Program, Courtroom Tour Guide
  • Connecticut House of Representatives, 2003 - 2011 (Member)
  • Connecticut House of Representatives, Committee on Judiciary, Finance and Banks, 2008 - 2011 (Member, Co-Chair)
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Court Visitation Program, Coordinator
  • American Bar Association, Committee on Ethics and Professionalism (Member)
  • American Association for Justice (AAJ), Personal Jurisdiction Litigation Group (Member)
  • American Association for Justice (AAJ), Insurance Law Section (Member)
  • American Association for Justice (AAJ), Sole Practitioner and Small Firm Section (Member)
  • American Association for Justice (Member)


  • University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, Connecticut
    Law Review: Connecticut Law Review, Member, 1998 - 1999
  • University of Connecticut
    Honors: Cum Laude
    Honors: With Honors

Past Positions

  • United States District Court Judge Dominic J. Squatrito, Judicial Extern
  • Statewide Grievance Committee
  • Moukawsher & Walsh, LLC

Pro Bono Activities

  • Youth Basketball and Baseball in Manchester, Coach
  • United Bank, Corporator
  • Eastern Connecticut Health Network, Corporator
  • Manchester Community College, Regional Advisory Board, Member
  • Manchester Democratic Town Committee, Executive Committee, Member
  • Lutz Children's Museum in Manchester, Board of Directors, Former Member
  • Cub Scouts, Troop 144, Leadership Committee , 2013 - 2015
  • Manchester Little League, Board of Directors, Member, 2018 - Present
  • Saint James School Foundation, Board of Directors, Member, 2017 - Present
  • Democratic State Convention, Rules Committee, Member, 2018
  • Giants Neck Improvement Corporation, Board of Directors, Member
  • Democratic State Convention, Rules Committee
  • Ellington Ridge Country Club, Member
  • St. James Church, Member
  • Yale Club, Member
  • Black Hall Country Club, Member

Classes and Seminars

  • Presentation, End Distracted Driving, Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, 2015


Other Sources of Feedback About Ryan P. Barry

Included on the 2023 Connecticut list

Past Lists

  • 2022 Connecticut Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Connecticut Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Connecticut Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Ryan P. Barry on Super Lawyers


  • Life Fellow, Connecticut Bar Foundation, 2019


Office Information


989 Main Street Manchester, CT 06040


  • 860-645-7900



  • Manchester Town Attorney, Opinion Regarding Filling a Vacancy in the Office of the Mayor, April 14, 2014
  • ERISA's Purpose: The Conveyance of Information from Trustee to Beneficiary, Connecticut Law Review, 31 Conn. L. Rev. 735, 1999

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