Ryan C. Mckeen

Top rated Personal Injury attorney in Glastonbury, Connecticut

Connecticut Trial Firm, LLC
Ryan C. Mckeen
Connecticut Trial Firm, LLC

Practice Areas: Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice; view more

Licensed in Connecticut since: 2005

Education: Western New England University School of Law

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2023 Selected to Rising Stars: 2017 - 2020
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Connecticut Trial Firm, LLC

437 Naubuc Ave
Suite 107
Glastonbury, CT 06033 Visit website


A client would be fortunate to have Ryan McKeen representing their case due to his deep understanding of personal injury law and commitment to fighting for justice. He has a proven track record of achieving high settlements and has been recognized by the Connecticut Personal Injury Hall of Fame for his work. As a trial lawyer, Ryan has worked to achieve a historic $100 million jury verdict in the courtroom.

His successful cases and honors, such as being named a Super Lawyer and a New Leader in The Law, speak to his competence and dedication. Beyond his legal prowess, McKeen’s empathetic approach is noteworthy. He understands the plight of victims, having himself experienced the trials of a personal injury incident. Furthermore, his commitment to making law accessible, demonstrated through his blog and books, ensures that clients are well-informed and empowered throughout their legal journey. Coupled with his community service and dedication to ethical practice, McKeen offers not just legal representation, but also a partnership rooted in trust, transparency, and unwavering advocacy.

Ryan McKeen is a nationally recognized attorney based in Connecticut who has received numerous accolades for his work in personal injury law. He has been honored by the Connecticut Personal Injury Hall of Fame for securing one of the highest settlements in the state. The Connecticut Law Tribune named him to the Personal Injury Hall of Fame. Connecticut Trial Firm was a finalist in the Motorcyclist category, having achieved one of the highest settlements or verdicts in a wrongful death action in a motorcycle case.

In 2016, Ryan was included in the Hartford Business Journal’s “40 under 40” list, which recognizes promising young professionals in the Hartford area. He has been recognized by his peers as a Super Lawyer.

In addition to his legal work, McKeen contributes to the community. He has supported Achilles International, an organization that helps people with disabilities participate in mainstream running events, and his firm has sponsored local athletics events. He has also spoken nationally at various speaking engagements, sharing his expertise with audiences at law schools and conferences.

McKeen is not only a respected lawyer, but also an author. He has published multiple books, including “Tiger Tactics: Powerful Strategies for Winning Law Firms” and “Empower Yourself: A Practical Guide to Connecticut Personal Injury Law.” He has maintained the American Bar Association’s Top 100 blog, “A Connecticut Law Blog,” for over 13 years, writing over 1,000 posts and making legal knowledge more accessible.

Ryan is most proud of building a law firm that has been recognized for its charitable work and named the 3rd Best Place to Work in Connecticut by the Hartford Business Journal in 2023. He is committed to his clients, his team, and his community. 


Practice areas

Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff

Focus areas

Animal Bites, Brain Injury, Dram Shop Laws, Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Trucking Accidents, Wrongful Death

  • 80% Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 20% Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff

First Admitted: 2005, Connecticut

Professional Webpage: https://cttrialfirm.com/team/ryan-mckeen/

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • “Tiger Tactics: Powerful Strategies for Winning Law Firms”, Author, Tiger Tactics
  • Dive deep into the minds of 13 of the nation’s most influential law firm CEOs. From the bustling streets of criminal law and the heartfelt challenges of family law to the intricate corridors of immigration and the high-stakes arenas of personal injury, these leaders have not only thrived but have also distilled their vast experiences into essential insights for you. Get advice from 13 top professionals in the field:Jay RuaneRyan McKeenBillie TarascioWilliam UmanskyElise BuieJennifer Gore-CuthbertSandy VanMichelle DellinoJoey VitaleMario A. GodoyAllison McKeenAllison C. WilliamsSeth J. PricePlus a special introduction by John NachazelWhether you’re at the dawn of your legal journey, navigating its zenith, or contemplating its sunset, this book isn’t just another guide. It’s a mentorship in print, a chance to learn from those who’ve charted the treacherous terrains of the legal world and emerged victorious. Discover the pivotal elements that fuel a flourishing law firm in today’s dynamic legal landscape. Gain invaluable wisdom from real-life tales of trials, tribulations, and triumphs. Understand the universal principles that drive success across diverse practice areas. In the wild, unpredictable world of law, every law firm CEO needs a strategy to survive and thrive. Arm yourself with the Tiger Tactics and conquer your legal jungle, then connect with the authors at tigertacticsbook.com, Tiger Tactics: CEO Edition
  • By covering every step from accident to verdict, Empower Yourself will demystify the legal process in language that is accessible to non-lawyers. Once you understand the legal process and how insurance companies operate to protect their bottom line, you will be empowered to begin the most important journey after suffering a personal injury: the road to healing. Ryan McKeen is the founder and CEO of Connecticut Trial Firm, a personal injury law firm in Connecticut with a record-setting $100 million jury verdict. Ryan is in the Connecticut Personal Injury Hall of Fame and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum., Empower Yourself: A Practical Guide to Connecticut Personal Injury Law, 2023
  • “A Connecticut Law Blog”, American Bar Association’s Top 100 Blog
  • Speaking to the Leadership Fellows at UConn Law, UConn Law School, February 20, 2019
  • Personal Injury 101, NBI Hartford, August 23, 2019
  • Maximum Lawyer Conference, June 7, 2019
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Achilles International, Supporter
  • Super Lawyer
  • New Leader in The Law
  • 2013 Innovator in the Practice of Law, Connecticut Bar Association
  • "40 Under 40", Hartford Business Journal, 2014
  • First 100 Recipient - Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence
  • Personal Injury Hall of Fame, Connecticut Law Tribune, 2015
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2017
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • The Connecticut Bar Association, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Hartford County Bar Association, Member
Educational Background:
  • Bachelor of Arts, Framingham State University

Office location for Ryan C. Mckeen

437 Naubuc Ave
Suite 107
Glastonbury, CT 06033

Phone: 860-471-8333


3 Years Super Lawyers
4 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2023
  • Rising Stars: 2017 - 2020

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