Ryan J. Sestack


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    Ryan Sestack is a Partner in the Commercial Litigation and Employment Law practice groups. Ryan handles all phases of pretrial litigation from inception to trial, as well as appeals.  His experience includes drafting dispositive and non-dispositive motions, appellate briefs, and discovery documents of every kind.  Ryan has defended and taken more than 100 depositions and argued dozens of motions and appeals before state and federal courts, including the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

    His practice is broad and diverse, assisting clients in simple to complex and novel matters involving insurance, condominiums, general and professional liability, intellectual property, commercial and employment disputes, the Fair Labor Standards Act and New York Labor Law, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Telephone Consumer Protect Act, and construction law.


    • New York
    • United States District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York


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    J.D., magna cum laude, New York Law School, 2005

    • Top 10% of class
    • Dean’s List
    • Associate Editor, New York Law School Law Review
    • Harlan Scholarship Recipient
    • First Place, National Law Student Scholarship Writing Contest, NRA CivilRights Defense Fund

    B.A., History, Fordham University, 1999


    Honorable Richard Conway Casey,  Southern District of  New York

    Office of the Deputy Mayor of  Legal Affairs, City Hall, New York, New York