Of Note

  • Mr. Ledebur received the ABA/BNA Award for Excellence in the Study of Health Law.

Community Service

  • Board Member, Center for Elder Law and Justice


Ryan D. Ledebur joined Lipsitz & Ponterio, LLC, in 2012, as a law clerk and assisted the firm's litigators in conducting legal research, as well as in drafting and editing motions. 

Prior to joining Lipsitz & Ponterio as an associate attorney in 2016, Mr. Ledebur worked as staff attorney at a legal services agency providing residential foreclosure defense and assisting with consumer debt issues.

Currently, Mr. Ledebur concentrates his practice in prosecuting claims against bankrupt asbestos companies on behalf of clients with asbestos-related diseases, including mesothelioma and lung cancer. In this role, he works with a team of experienced Lipsitz & Ponterio staff members to oversee the filing of claims with various asbestos bankruptcy trusts, ensure the provision of sufficient background information to establish these claims, and arbitrate the merits of claims against the trusts to secure appropriate monetary awards for our clients.

News & Insights

Mentions in the Mesothelioma Community

Community/Civic Activities

  • Board Member, Center for Elder Law and Justice


Professional Affiliations

  • Bar Association of Erie County
  • New York State Bar Association



  • J.D., 2014, magna cum laude, State University of New York at Buffalo Law School
  • B.A., 2009, Political Science, magna cum laude, Houghton College


  • 2015 - New York State