Ryan SimmonsEmployment And Consumer Attorney
Mr. Simmons, an employment attorney at Employment and Consumer Law Group, has experience handling a wide variety of employment claims- from FMLA and ADA violations to collecting “stolen wages” for individuals owed overtime. He has also handled a number of retaliation and whistleblower claims. He has handled both individual claims and collective actions (lawsuits or claims brought on behalf of large groups of employees).
Mr. Simmons has also represented local businesses in developing policies and plans to ensure compliance with state and federal law. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Lipscomb University and his Juris Doctor from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law in Denver, CO.
During law school Ryan worked in the civil litigation clinic, one of the country’s highest rated clinical programs. Following graduation Ryan volunteered with the Tennessee Board of Professional Responsibility. When he’s not working, Ryan enjoys traveling with his family and the great outdoors.