Craig A. Ryan attended college at Louisiana State University and then at the University of North Florida where he graduated cum laude in 1986 with a degree in business. In 1990, he graduated Order of the Coif from Louisiana State University Law School. Craig then moved to Lafayette, Louisiana, where he has practiced law for over 25 years. Serving others is a priority and a passion for Craig. He has traveled extensively in Latin America and Haiti on water well drilling trips to help bring clean drinking water to communities in need. He is also a leader in his local church, Youngsville Community Church.
Craig is a shareholder in the Onebane Law Firm and practices in the firm’s Business and Commercial Section where he focuses upon business, banking and commercial transactions, contracts, collections and bankruptcy and real estate matters.
Craig grew up in a large family in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He worked in the family automobile business where he learned the value of hard work and developed a love for working with his hands. He married Kim, his high school sweetheart, in 1980. They have three children and six grandchildren.
Areas of Practice:
- Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights
- Business and Commercial
- Commercial Transactions and Lending
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Oil and Gas
- Oil and Gas Finance and Lending
- Real Estate
- U.S. District Courts: Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana
- U.S. Bankruptcy Courts: Eastern, Middle and Western Districts
- Louisiana State University Law Center,
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, J.D., 1990
Honors: Order of the Coif
- University of North Florida,
Jacksonville, Florida, B.B.A.,1986
Honors: Cum Laude
Associations and Memberships:
- American Bar Association
- Louisiana State Bar Association