Ryan Henry graduated with honors from New Mexico State University with dual bachelor’s degrees in Criminal Justice and Psychology in 1995. He attended law school at Texas Tech School of Law and graduated in May of 1998.
While attending law school, Ryan began clerking for the Lubbock City Attorney’s Office. As a result, he began defending governmental entities, even before he graduated from law school and so began his career supporting local governments. Upon graduation, Ryan began working in Brownsville, Texas, with the same focus. In June of 2002, Ryan moved to San Antonio and joined a local law firm doing the same thing. In 2012, Ryan started the Law Offices of Ryan Henry, PLLC. In June 2016 Ryan was listed as one of the best lawyers in municipal law by S.A. Scene Magazine in the San Antonio area. He joined the Government Law Council in 2015. He is admitted to practice in Texas, all federal districts in Texas, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and the United States Supreme Court.