The legal life – meet Séamus Ryan

12 November 2020

Séamus is a Senior Associate in our Litigation & Dispute Resolution group, practising in insolvency law and commercial litigation.

What is morning ritual/exercise regime?

A dark coffee, a morning play session with my son and a beach run.

Last good book, podcast or film?

The Lessons of History by Durant.

What do you enjoy most about working in the legal sector?

Being able to use our skills to help businesses from almost every industry achieve their goals. No two matters or clients are the same.

What is the best piece of advice you can give lawyers starting out today?

Failure can’t overcome perseverance. It’s a tough time for law grads at the moment, but opportunities are there for those that are willing to stay the course.

What are your goals for the remainder of 2020?

Catching up with as many clients, referrers and colleagues as possible after restrictions are wound back.

What do you enjoy most about working with your clients?

Our clients are generally terrific people and organisations to work with, and it’s always gratifying to help them achieve their goals.