Ryan Montgomery is a 1997 graduate of Clemson University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in speech and communications. He received his Juris Doctor
degree from the University of Baltimore in 2000 and attended Georgetown University School of Law as a visiting student in 2000.
Following his graduation from law school, Ryan served as a law clerk to the
Honorable Michael D. Mason, Circuit Court for Montgomery County, Maryland.
He then went onto work for a litigation and trial law firm in Rockville,
After the birth of his first child, he and his wife moved home to South
Carolina where he now practices and owns his own firm, Ryan Montgomery
Attorney at Law, LLC. He focus his practice on South Carolina workers’
compensation claims, on the job injuries, personal injury, car accident,
trucking and serious and complex personal injury litigation.
Ryan was selected to Greenville Magazine’s Best and Brightest. In 2011-2017
he achieved an AV rating, the highest available rating through Martindale.
This is also known as a preeminent rating and is earned based upon the
ratings and critiques of other lawyers. In 2012-2017 he was named Upstate
Legal Elite in the area of personal injury.
When he is not practicing law, Ryan coaches soccer volunteers extensively.
He also enjoys spending time with his wife and three boys whether it be
fishing, sports or traveling.
Areas of Practice
Workers’ Compensation Law
Motor Vehicle Accidents — Plaintiff
Personal Injury — Plaintiff
On the Job Injuries
District of Columbia
University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland
J.D – May, 2000
Clemson University B.A – May, 1997
Honors: Dean’s List
Major: Speech and Communications
Honors and Awards
2012-2017- Upstate Legal Line
2013-2014 Super Lawyers Rising Stars
2011-2017 Martindale AV “Preeminent” Rating
Greenville Magazine’s Best and Brightest
Professional Associations and Memberships
American Bar Association
South Carolina Bar
Maryland Bar Association
District of Columbia Bar Association
South Carolina Workers? Compensation Educational Association
South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association (SCDTAA)
Greenville County Bar Association
Past Employment Positions
Honorable Michael D. Mason, Circuit Court for Montgomery County, Maryland,
South Carolina Injury Attorney Ryan Montgomery handles claims throughout South Carolina including Aiken, Anderson, Charleston, Clemson, Columbia, Belton, Easley, Hilton Head Island, Pelzer, Starr, Williamston, Pendleton, Goose Creek, Greenville, Greer, Laurens, Mount Pleasant, Myrtle Beach, Newberry, Simpsonville, Mauldin, Rock Hill, Sumter, Spartanburg, Summerville, West Columbia, Duncan, Inman and Chesnee, South Carolina.