D. Ryan Harper
PartnerAllen Boone Humphries Robinson LLP
Ryan’s practice focuses on public finance, urban development, and local government regulation. Ryan serves as general counsel and bond counsel to various special purpose districts that provide for the financing and construction of water, sewer, drainage, and road facilities and other development infrastructure. In these capacities, Ryan represents his clients in public law matters, contract negotiations and preparation, the administration of public meetings, and regulatory compliance. Ryan also works with private developers to structure development agreements with cities and other local government entities for public participation in commercial, residential, and mixed-use developments.
Education and Professional Background. Baylor University (B.B.A., Business Management, magna cum laude, 2008); Baylor University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2011); Executive Editor, Baylor Law Review; Order of Barristers. Prior to joining the firm, Ryan’s practice focused primarily on commercial litigation.
Member. State Bar of Texas; Houston Bar Association; National Association of Bond Lawyers.