Ryan Pacyga is the founder of Ryan Pacyga Criminal Defense, located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Focusing his practice exclusively on criminal defense in state and federal court, he defends clients throughout the nation who are accused of serious felony offenses, including murder, fraud, assault, controlled substances, criminal sexual conduct, conspiracies and weapons charges.
Mr. Pacyga has obtained several high profile not-guilty verdicts and dismissals in cases including murder, aggravated robbery, domestic strangulation, assault, criminal sexual conduct, controlled substance sale/possession, federal mail and wire fraud, federal controlled substances, DWI and other crimes. Highly regarded by his peers, he has received an "Excellent" rating from Avvo, has been named to the Top 40 Lawyers under 40 by the National Trial Lawyers, the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers, and has been named by Minnesota Law & Politics magazine to its list of "Who's Who in Criminal Defense".
Ryan Pacyga is on the Board of Directors of the Minnesota Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and is a lifetime member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Ryan believes in not only getting a good result in the courtroom, but on improving his clients' lives outside of the courtroom.
Regularly asked to share his background and experience with others, Mr. Pacyga has appeared as a guest commentator on both national and local news broadcasts, and frequently teaches lawyers and judges at continuing legal education programs, including the law of self defense and trial skills. Active in his community, he volunteers as a coach for youth hockey, baseball and football, and also volunteers mentoring law students and young trial lawyers.
Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2017 Rising Stars: 2008 - 2013
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333 South 7th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Last Updated: 4/11/2017