Partner, Fisher & Phillips LLP
Andria Lure Ryan is a partner in the Atlanta office of Fisher & Phillips LLP, and she serves as the chair of the firm’s Hospitality Industry Practice Group. Ms. Ryan joined the law firm in 1988. Ms. Ryan received her bachelor’s degree from American University in Washington, D.C. in 1985 and received her law degree from Catholic University in 1988. She represents numerous hotel, resort, restaurant and related employers throughout the United States in various phases of labor and employment law. She spends much of her time counseling employers in day-to-day employment and labor decisions and educating employers about prevention and practical solutions to workplace problems. In 2005, Ms. Ryan served as Chair of the State Bar of Georgia’s Labor and Employment Law Section. Ms. Ryan is a guest lecturer at the Georgia State University and Kennesaw State University Hospitality Schools on employment law topics. Ms. Ryan serves as an active member on the American Hotel and Lodging Association’s Human Resources Committee, the Resort Employee Relations Group, Hospitality Lawyer and the Advisory Board of Hospitality Law. Ms. Ryan is the author of the Hospitality Industry Employment Law Q&A for Lexis Practice Advisor. She has been honored by the Colorado, South Carolina and Washington Hospitality Associations for her contributions to those organizations. Andria is “AV” Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell.