Lanier Law Firm’s Ryan Ellis Selected Among Texas’ Top Young Lawyers

Ryan D. Ellis

HOUSTON – Lanier Law Firm associate Ryan D. Ellis has been selected by Texas Lawyer to the magazine’s 2017 Lawyers on the Rise list of leading young attorneys in the state. He is among a group being honored with Professional Excellence Awards. 

“I feel privileged to be one of those selected from so many outstanding young attorneys across Texas,” said Mr. Ellis. “It is a great compliment when you see so many lawyers having an impact on the lives of others through their work every day.”

This is Mr. Ellis’ first time to appear on the exclusive list. The magazine’s Lawyers on the Rise listing honors Texas’ most promising attorneys under age 40. They are chosen based on demonstrated leadership qualities, expertise in litigation, and commitment to charitable work.

In announcing the list of Lawyers on the Rise along with its list of experienced Distinguished Leaders, Texas Lawyer noted, “They are all impact players in the Texas legal community.” Honorees will be recognized at a ceremony Sept. 6 in Dallas.

Mr. Ellis focuses his practice on commercial litigation, representing clients in complex business disputes and product liability actions. For more information on Mr. Ellis, visit:

“We are very proud to have Ryan on our team,” said Lanier Law Firm founder Mark Lanier. “He has exhibited a dedicated work ethic and commitment to our clients since he joined us in 2013. I am happy to see others in the legal industry recognize his talent.”

With offices in Houston, New York and Los Angeles, The Lanier Law Firm is committed to addressing client concerns with effective and innovative solutions in courtrooms across the country. The firm is composed of outstanding trial attorneys with decades of experience handling cases involving pharmaceutical liability, asbestos exposure, commercial litigation, product liability, maritime law, and sports and entertainment law. Visit

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