After matriculating in Johannesburg, Ryan lived in London for a year, and spent a lot of his time travelling around Europe. Upon his return to South Africa, Ryan began articles at Martin Vermaak Attorneys, and studied towards his LLB through UNISA whilst working there full time.
Ryan qualified in 2014 with a bachelor of laws degree, and was admitted as an attorney in 2015. Ryan was then appointed as an associate at Martin Vermaak attorneys and spent a further year there, specializing in family law.
Ryan opened his own practice in Bryanston in January 2017 where he gained invaluable experience in a wide range of matters including family law, commercial law, collections and litigation. Ryan then made the decision to join HJW Attorneys as an Associate Partner in 2018.
In his spare time, Ryan enjoys watching sport, playing golf, travelling and spending time in the bush as he has a keen interest in wildlife.