Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association
Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association

Attorneys in the MPPOA Legal Defense Fund


Ryan Garry

Attorney at Law

333 South 7th Street, Suite 2350
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Email : ryan@ryangarry.com
Website: www.ryangarry.com

Office:  (612) 436-3051
Cell: (612) 251-9135
Fax:  (612) 436-3052

Ryan Garry is a Criminal Law Specialist, certified by the Minnesota State Bar Association, and has developed a reputation as an accomplished trial attorney.

Ryan has acquitted clients with not-guilty verdicts, orders to dismiss and hung juries in cases ranging from DWI to Conspiracy to Commit First Degree Murder.  His most recent cases include acquittals in Felony Third Degree Assault, Felony First Degree Assault, Felony Domestic Assault Strangulation, Aiding First Degree Murder and Controlled Substance in the First Degree.  Ryan practices in state and federal court, and has litigated a variety of federal cases ranging from mail fraud, wire fraud, bank fraud, witness tampering, bank robbery, drug and narcotic conspiracy and tax evasion.

The majority of Ryan's clients are referred from other lawyers, prosecutors who have litigated against him in trial, former presiding judges, and past clients.  Ryan frequently represents lawyers, doctors, police officers, and other professionals accused of crimes. He is often sought out on high-profile cases where the stakes are high.


Ryan is a board member of the Minnesota Society of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the editor the Challenger Magazine.  He is also a board member of the Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA) and a frequent speaker at Minnesota Continuing Legal Education (CLE) seminars.  Ryan has been named a Rising Star "Superlawyer" in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.  He was named a "Superlawyer" in 2014 and 2015.


Practice Areas

State and Federal Criminal Defense (100%)



2004    Minnesota

2007    U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota



2004    William Mitchell College of Law, J.D.

1999    St. Cloud State University, B.A.