About Ryan, Swanson & Cleveland, PLLC
Weve been around for over 118 years and have learned a few things. Like the importance of people—the people we work with and the people we work for. At Ryan Swanson, we value the relationships we’ve built and believe they are the cornerstone of everything we do. We work hard to maintain these relationships by listening and providing responsive and efficient legal services that help clients achieve their goals, large and small.
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Area of practice
Ryan, Swanson & Cleveland, PLLC practices law in the following areas and works with its clients to provide the best possible legal solutions.
Labor and Employment Law
Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights
Estate Planning and Probate
Awards and recognitions
Ryan Swanson Named Top Ranked Law Firm
Ryan Swanson Wins AWB's Better Workplace Award for Innovative Compensation & Benefits
Ryan Swanson Wins AWB's Community Service Award for Helping People in Need
Ryan Swanson's Immigration Group Ranked Among Top Firms in Washington State by Chambers & Partners
Ryan Swanson Named One of Washington's Best Workplaces by Puget Sound Business Journal
Ryan Swanson Receives PSALA Community Service Achievement Award
The people at Ryan Swanson come from diverse cultural, social, ethnic, religious and racial backgrounds. It's important we reflect the diversity of the community around us.
Our Professional Recruiting Committee hires, develops, retains and promotes diverse talent. Over the past five years, 44 percent of our summer associates were women and 13 percent were minorities.
Summer associate program
Our summer associate program gives students an idea of what it is like to be an associate and, eventually, a member of the firm. We know life at Ryan Swanson is unique. Excerpts from our firm credo share how we practice law: