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Ryan M. Goodland


Phone: (713) 221-3724

Fax: (713) 337-8850

Email: ryan.goodland@mhllp.com

Office Location: Houston

Ryan Goodland is an attorney in the firm’s Houston office whose practice focuses on commercial litigation. Ryan has represented clients in state and federal courts and in arbitration proceedings, both domestic and international, in a variety of complex cases, including ERISA, intellectual property, consumer protection, antitrust, and nationwide class actions.

Prior to joining the firm, Ryan practiced as a commercial litigator at Weil, Gotshal & Manges in New York, where he represented clients in the insurance, pharmaceutical, and technology industries. More recently, Ryan served as an Assistant Attorney General at the New York Attorney General’s office, where he investigated civil fraud in New York’s residential real estate market.

During law school, Ryan was an active member of the mock trial team, winning both the individual and team awards in the Locke Liddell & Sapp Novice Mock Trial Competition. Ryan also loves writing and was the winner of the Pirkey Prize for Best Student Paper on an Intellectual Property Law Topic from the Austin Intellectual Property Law Association.

A native Houstonian, Ryan enjoys running marathons and travelling with his husband.


  • Texas
  • New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York


  • The University of Texas School of Law, J.D. with Honors, 2013
  • Rice University, B.A. in English and Political Science, 2007