Folio M. Ryan

Ryan M. Folio


  • Harvard Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 2019
    • Executive Editor, Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy
  • Georgetown University, M.A., with distinction, 2015
  • Boston College, B.A., summa cum laude, 2012


  • Law Clerk, Judge Thomas M. Hardiman, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 2019-2020


  • 2021, New York
  • 2022, District of Columbia

Ryan Folio represents parties in complex civil litigation at the trial and appellate levels.

Ryan joined Kellogg Hansen in 2020.  Prior to joining the firm, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable Thomas M. Hardiman on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.  Ryan graduated magna cum laude from Harvard Law School, where he was Executive Editor for the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy.  He earned his master’s degree in Arab Studies from Georgetown University, graduating with distinction, and was a Fulbright Scholar in Jordan.  He earned his bachelor’s degree in Economics, Islamic Civilization and Societies from Boston College, graduating summa cum laude.

Publications and Speaking Engagements

  • Note, Constitutional Avoidance, Severability, and a New Erie Moment, 42 Harv. J.L. & Pub. Pol’y 649 (2019)