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  • PRACTICE FOCUS
  • EDUCATION+
    • Louisiana State University Law Center
      J.D./C.L., magna cum laude, 2017, Order of the Coif
    • Louisiana State University
      B.S. in Civil Engineering, 2012
  • ADMISSIONS+
    • Louisiana
  • CLERKSHIP+

Ryan King is an associate in Phelps Dunbar’s Baton Rouge office, where he focuses his practice on real estate, business, and regulatory issues.

Prior to becoming a lawyer, Ryan King gained extensive experience in the construction and engineering industry. Before receiving his engineering degree, he worked in the construction industry on commercial, industrial, and heavy civil projects. Upon obtaining a Civil Engineering degree, Ryan was employed as Civil/Structural Engineer at a multinational engineering company designing projects for clients in the petrochemical, industrial, and marine sectors.

Ryan is the co-founder of The Crawfish App, which allows users to search for live or boiled crawfish based on price, reviews and location. He and his application were recognized and awarded grant funds as part of Louisiana State University’s Student Incubator’s 2017 Venture Challenge and have received local and regional recognition by various media outlets.

Practice Focus

Insights

Publications
  • "The Catahoula Basin: Historically a River, Currently a Lake - Who Owns It?" Louisiana Law Review, LLR Lagniappe (April 2017) Author
  • We Need A Fracking Baseline, 77 La. L. Rev. 545 (2016)
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Memberships & Affiliations

Professional

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Public Utility Section - Committee Member
  • Delta Waterfowl - Committee Member
  • Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc., Pelican Chapter - Young Professionals Committee

Civic

  • American Heart Association - Executive Leadership Team (2019)

Recognition

  • Real Estate Law, The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch (2021)

Education

  • Louisiana State University Law Center
    J.D./C.L., magna cum laude, 2017, Order of the Coif
  • Louisiana State University
    B.S. in Civil Engineering, 2012

Admissions

  • Louisiana
Publications
  • "The Catahoula Basin: Historically a River, Currently a Lake - Who Owns It?" Louisiana Law Review, LLR Lagniappe (April 2017) Author
  • We Need A Fracking Baseline, 77 La. L. Rev. 545 (2016)
News

Professional

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Public Utility Section - Committee Member
  • Delta Waterfowl - Committee Member
  • Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc., Pelican Chapter - Young Professionals Committee

Civic

  • American Heart Association - Executive Leadership Team (2019)
  • Real Estate Law, The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch (2021)