We are pleased to announce that Ryan D. Ledebur has joined the firm as an associate attorney. Mr. Ledebur focuses his practice on representing individuals suffering from occupational diseases, including mesothelioma and lung cancer. In this role, he oversees the filing of claims with various asbestos bankruptcy trusts.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Ledebur served as a staff attorney at the Western New York Law Center (WNYLC), a not-for-profit law firm in Buffalo, New York, where he defended individuals facing residential foreclosures. He also helped staff the WNYLC consumer debt clinic, CLARO.

Mr. Ledebur was born and raised in Warren, Pennsylvania. He received his J.D, magna cum laude, from SUNY Buffalo Law School, and he received his B.A., magna cum laude, from Houghton College. While pursuing his law degree, Mr. Ledebur was employed as a law clerk at Lipsitz & Ponterio assisting the firm’s litigators in conducting legal research. He also received the ABA /BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Health Law.