The BADER & RYAN, LTD. Legal Team

We stand for expertise and years of experience in a wide variety of legal disciplines. Read our profiles below to get to know us better.





Kevin P. Ryan

Attorney at Law


Legal Fields:

  • General Civil Litigation (Contracts, Certain Personal Injury Actions, Landlord / Tenant)
  • Family Law (Divorce, Custody, Adoption, Parental Rights)


  • 2004 University of Phoenix, Reno, NV. Masters in Buisness Administration courses.
  • 1991 University of Idaho College of Law. Moscow, ID, Juris Doctor.
  • 1990-1991 Regent's College, London, England. International Law Program Graduate.
  • 1986 Colorado State University.Fort Collins, Co. Bachelor of Arts

 Professional Experience:


  • 2012-Present. Nevada Department of Education, Hearing Officer.
  • 1999-Present, Bader & Ryan, Ltd., Partner.
  • 1999 Hardesty, Bader, and Ryan, Ltd., Partner, Reno, NV.
  • 1996-1999 Hardesty & Bader , Ltd., Reno, NV, Associate Attorney.
  • 1992-1995 Osborne & Gamboa, Chartered, Reno, Nevada, Associate Attorney.
  • 1991-1992 The Honorable Jerry Carr Whitehead, Second Judicial District Court, State of Nevada, Judicial Law Clerk.

 Civic/Volunteer Activities:

  • 2010-Present CASA,Court Appointed Special Advocates; Board Member
  • 2008 Washoe County Medical Society; Mini Internship Program
  • 2008 Career Day, Trainer Middle School: Guest Speaker.
  • 2006 Summit Awards Judging Conference.


Law Practice: For 21 years, the focus of my law practice has been successful negotiation and/or litigation in all Nevada state and federal courts as well as many non-judicial forums. In addition, I have tried to give back to the community and the Nevada State Bar by volunteering my time to worthy organizations and low income clients.

Contact Us


232 Court St

Reno, Nevada 89501


Phone: +1 775-322-5000

Fax: +1 775-322-5484


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Office Hours

We can be reached during the following hours:  8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. M-F