Search Site

Attorney Marie A. Ryan was born and raised in Massachusetts. Prior to joining the Studley Law Offices in Middleboro, Marie worked as an associate attorney for a Boston law firm. Her 17 years of practice experience include family law, personal injury, estate planning and complex civil matters.

Marie received her B.A., summa cum laude, from Salem State College in Salem, Massachusetts and earned her J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York City. She is admitted to practice before the Massachusetts state bar and the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts.

Published works

  • “To V or Not to V: The Role of the V-Chip in Government Regulation of Broadcast and Cable Indecency (Student Note),” Cardozo Women’s Law Journal, Vol. 4 No. 1, 1997

Past employment positions

  • Women’s Bar Association of Massachusetts Elder Law Project, pro bono attorney, 2003–2006
  • Reece & Associates, P.C., Boston, MA associate attorney, 2000-2003
Areas of practice
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Divorce
  • Estate planning
  • Intellectual property law
  • Litigation and appeals
  • Personal injury
  • Probate and estate administration and litigation
Litigation percentage
  • 90 percent of practice devoted to litigation of personal injury and family law matters
Bar admissions
  • Massachusetts, 2001
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 2001
  • J.D., Yeshiva University Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 1997
    • Cardozo Women's Law Journal, 1995–1997
  • B.A., Salem State College, summa cum laude, 1992
    • Dean's List, eight semesters
    • Phi Kappa Phi honor society
    • Psi Chi honor society
    • English major