Jimmy Ryan is a restructuring associate in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP.


Thought Leadership


Co-Author with Robert S. Reder, "Jarden Appraisal: Delaware Supreme Court Affirms Chancery Court’s Exclusive Reliance on Unaffected Market Price in Determining ‘Fair Value’ Under DGCL § 262,” 74 Vanderbilt Law Review En Banc 241, 2021

Memberships & Affiliations

American Bar Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2022New York


  • United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Accreditation
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York


  • Vanderbilt Law SchoolJ.D.2021

    Certificate in Law and Business

    Law Clerk, Vanderbilt University Office of General Counsel, Spring 2021

    Research Assistant, Professor Jeffrey Schoenblum, Fall 2020

    Student Attorney, The Stanton Foundation First Amendment Clinic, Spring 2020

  • Johnson & Wales UniversityB.S., Marketingmagna cum laude2017

    Dean's List

    Varsity Wrestling Team