Ryan M. Poteet

Ryan M. Poteet

TEL: (202) 310-5583
FAX: (202) 310-5555

2020 K Street, N.W.
Suite 850
Washington, DC 20006

Ryan Poteet is a litigation attorney who focuses his practice on Business Law and Commercial Litigation, Class Action Litigation, Employment and Labor Law, General Liability, Health Care and Insurance Coverage.

Prior to joining Carr Maloney, Ryan was a Senior Associate and Assistant General Counsel for a boutique law firm in Alexandria, Virginia representing clients in administrative litigation before federal agencies and throughout the rulemaking process.  He has conducted internal investigations, served as regulatory counsel to Fortune 50 corporations and assisted his clients in navigating the complexities of federal election law.  Ryan also worked for the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee where he handled bankruptcy and intellectual property matters and judicial nominations.

While at Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law, Ryan was a member of the Moot Court and Mock Trial Honor Boards and received awards for Excellence in Appellate and Trial Advocacy, as well as top brief awards in national competitions.  Following graduation from law school, Ryan clerked for the Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence where he assisted in briefing cases before the U.S. Supreme Court and state and federal appellate courts.


Ryan played lacrosse at Lynchburg College, is an avid skier and enjoys spending time with his wife out and about in the city.  You can typically find Ryan standing on a corner taking directions from his twenty-pound Boston Terrier Penelope.



Practice Areas:
Business Law & Commercial Litigation
Class Action Litigation
Employment & Labor Law
General Liability
Health Care
Insurance Coverage

District of Columbia
US District Courts
District of Columbia
Eastern District of Virginia
Western District of Virginia
US Court of Appeals
Ninth Circuit
District of Columbia Circuit
Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals

Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law, JD
Lynchburg College, BA