Patrick H. Ryan

Senior Associate

Email: pryan@gsolegal.com

T: (242) 328-3500   |    F: (242) 328-8008

303 Shirley Street | P.O. Box N-492 | Nassau, Bahamas


Birthplace: Ontario, Canada

Year joined GSO: 2009

Admissions: England and Wales Bar 2007 | Bahamas Bar 2009

Education: University of Buckingham, Buckingham, England – LLB (Hons.) | Inns of Court School of Law, London, England – Bar Vocational Course | The City University, London, England – Post Graduate Diploma in Professional and Legal Skills

Membership: The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple | The Bar of England & Wales | The Bahamas Bar Association

Areas of Expertise:

Patrick joined Glinton Sweeting O’Brien in 2009 as an Associate Attorney. He practices corporate and commercial law, specialising in commercial and civil litigation, insolvency and employment law.

Patrick holds an LLB from The University of Buckingham, and completed his Bar Vocational Course at the Inns of Court School of Law. He received a Post Graduate Diploma in Professional and Legal Skills from the City University in London. Patrick was called to the Bar of England & Wales in 2007 and The Bahamas Bar in 2009.

Patrick has a diverse background of experience in industries including medical, hospitality, journalism, underwater films and commercial spear-fishing. He also worked for several years as a scuba diving instructor at Club Med. Patrick lived and worked in a number of countries worldwide including Spain, England, Canada, the United States, Mexico, Guadeloupe, the Maldives, France, Martinique, and Sri Lanka.

Community Support:

Fight Against Cancer

Patrick participates annually as a part of GSO’s team of riders in the Ride for Hope, an annual bike-a-thon that raises both awareness and funds for the early detection, treatment and prevention of cancer in The Bahamas. GSO has been actively involved in the Ride for Hope since 2008, and currently participates as a Yellow Jersey sponsor annually.

After previous experience in the medical field as an Emergency Medical Technician, Patrick developed a passion for healing through holistic medicine and enjoys developing his knowledge in this area.