Michael John Ryan

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Michael John Ryan
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Current Court Information:
Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas, Ohio
Title:   Judge
Position:   Juvenile Court - Term ending 12/31/2016
Service:
Active:   1/1/2013-12/31/2016
Past position:   Judge, Cleveland Municipal Court, Ohio
Past term:   2006-2012
Past position 2:   Magistrate, Cleveland Municipal Court, Ohio
Past term 2:   2001-2006
Personal History
Born:   8/1/1971
Party:   Democratic
Undergraduate:   Allegheny College, 1993
Law School:   Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, 1996
Candidate 2011:
Candidate for:  Cleveland Municipal Court
State:  Ohio
Election information 2011:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  November 8, 2011
Election vote:  100%ApprovedA
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas
State:  Ohio
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  No
Election date:  11/6/2012
Election vote:  67.13%ApprovedA

Michael John Ryan is a judge on the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Juvenile Division in Cleveland, Ohio. He was elected to the court in November 2012 to a full six-year term, which will expire on December 31, 2016.[1]

Education

Ryan received his B.A. in English from Allegheny College located in Meadville, Pennsylvania in 1993 and his J.D. from the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law in 1996.[2]

Career

Elections

2012

Ryan defeated Anjanette C. Arabian Whitman in the general election on November 6, winning 67.13% of the vote.[3][4][5]

See also: Ohio judicial elections, 2012 - Courts of Common Pleas

Cleveland bar association ratings

According to the compiled results at Judge4Yourself.com, Ryan received a rating of 3.25 out of 4 by local Cleveland bar associations. Those break down as:

  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association: Good
  • Cuyahoga Criminal Defense Lawyers Association: Good
  • Norman S. Minor Bar Association: Excellent
  • Ohio Women's Bar Association: Good[6]

Endorsements

  • The Plain Dealer.[7]

2011 election

Ryan was re-elected to the Cleveland Municipal Court after running unopposed.[8][9]

See also: Ohio judicial elections, 2011

Bar Association ratings

  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association - Excellent
  • Cuyahoga Criminal Defense Lawyers Association - Good
  • Norman S. Minor Bar Association - Excellent
  • Ohio Women's Bar Association - Good[10]

See also

External links

References

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