Ryan J. Lowry



Ryan Lowry is an associate with Foley & Larder LLP. He is a member of the firm’s Government Enforcement Defense & Investigations and Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practices, as well as the Securities Enforcement & Litigation, Insurance & Reinsurance Litigation, and the Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) Team. His practice includes conducting large-scale investigations for companies and individuals. He also has experience in commercial litigation disputes concerning contractual and employment related issues.

Ryan has a considerable background in litigation and high-stakes arbitrations, as well as in investigating and litigating False Claims Act matters, particularly in the areas of health care, employment law, insurance and reinsurance, and various business disputes. In his practice, Ryan works closely with clients and the government to respond to any governmental inquiries, including grand jury subpoenas, civil investigative demands, and subpoenas duces tecum. In doing so, Ryan provides his clients complex legal and risk analysis and navigates his clients through large-scale data collection efforts.

While in law school, Ryan worked a clinic attorney for the Federal Civil Rights Clinic where he was first chair in a jury trial. Additionally, Ryan worked as a law clerk for the Cook County Public Defender’s office. Prior to law school, Ryan was a corps member with AmeriCorps City Year in Seattle, Washington


  • University of Illinois College of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2017) 
  • Temple University (B.A., 2012) 

Awards and Recognition

  • Rising Star by Illinois Super Lawyers, 2023


  • Illinois