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Daniel J. Ryan

Daniel J. Ryan

Santa Barbara, California

Daniel is a result oriented attorney focused on client needs and goals. Daniel is a highly motivated, skilled, thoughtful and experienced lawyer that has successfully counseled defendants and plaintiffs. All of Daniel’s clients therefore benefit from his comprehensive understanding of how the other side is thinking.

Daniel has served the profession with distinction for close to 15 years in State Court, Federal Court, arbitration proceedings and the Court of Appeals. Areas of his practice include insurance coverage counsel for first and third party claims, insurance defense, malicious prosecution, construction defect complex litigation, business litigation, bad faith, toxic torts, catastrophic personal injury, premises liability, insurance contribution cases, wrongful death, real estate law and insurance coverage litigation.

Daniel is an attorney of the present and future with the unique ability at reaching practical and creative solutions while using cutting edge technology to improve efficiency & minimize client costs. Flexibility, creativity, legal acumen and a full appreciation of clients’ goals are part of Daniel’s equation to superb legal representation.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage Counsel
  • Complex & Construction Defect
  • Business
  • Real Estate
  • Personal Injury
  • Bad Faith
  • Insurance Contribution
  • Toxic Torts

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 2002
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 2002


  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
    • J.D.
  • Pepperdine University, Malibu, California
    • B.S.


Minehan, McFaul & Fitch, LLP
Main Address

P.O. Box 50409
Santa Barbara, CA 93150
Phone: 805-963-8252
Fax: 805-963-8272

Secondary Address
1135 Eugenia Place, Suite C
Carpinteria, CA 93013
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