Ryan D. O’Neal
Ryan D. O’Neal is a Shareholder in the Tucson office. Ryan is an experienced civil litigator who practices primarily in the areas of personal injury, construction, and probate law. In addition to representing private-sector businesses, Ryan routinely advises and represents public entities in contract, construction, and procurement matters. His probate practice involves assisting clients with all types of contested and uncontested probate matters, including elder abuse, trust, estate, guardianship, and conservatorship.
Ryan earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law and his Bachelor of Arts in History from Arizona State University. Prior to joining DeConcini McDonald Yetwin and Lacy in 2015, he served as a law clerk to The Honorable Catherine Woods of the Pima County Superior Court. Ryan has demonstrated his community stewardship through work with the Southern Arizona Legal Aid Volunteer Lawyers Program, and the Humanos Derechos Abuse Clinic.
A native Tucsonan, Ryan and his amazing wife, Madison, enjoy their connection to the local community and culture. When not practicing law, Ryan relishes time spent with the couple’s young son, and enjoys cooking, video games, and playing and watching basketball.
State Bar of Arizona (2015)
Education, Honors, and Awards (Selected)
Juris Doctorate, University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law, Tucson, AZ
- 2013 Samuel M. Fegtly Moot Court Selection: Honorable Mention for Excellence in Brief Writing
- Law College Association Scholarship; Edward and Esther Nix Memorial Scholarship
- Dean’s List (Five Semesters)
Bachelor of Arts, History, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Professional and Community Activities
- Legal Aid Volunteer Lawyers Program; Humanos Derechos Abuse Clinic (2014)
- Students for Substance Abuse Outreach, Founding Member and Treasurer (2011)