Ryan P. Molaghan


Ryan P Molaghan

Ryan P. Molaghan is a Partner at Brooks, LeBoeuf, Foster & Gwartney. He is an experienced civil litigator focusing his practice in the areas of Personal Injury, Civil Rights, and Professional Negligence. Throughout his legal career, Mr. Molaghan has recovered millions of dollars for injured clients and was recognized by TopVerdict.com for having obtained one of the Top 100 Jury Verdicts for civil rights violations in the United States (2022). Mr. Molaghan has also been recognized exclusively by The National Trial Lawyers as a Top 40 Under 40 civil plaintiff’s attorney (2023). 

In addition to his civil trial work, Mr. Molaghan provides skillful defense to those facing criminal prosecution. Mr. Molaghan has obtained dismissals of charges ranging in severity level from criminal traffic offenses to serious felonies. For his work in criminal law, Mr. Molaghan has been recognized by Super Lawyers Rising Stars as a top-rated criminal defense attorney in Tallahassee, Florida (2023-2024). 

Mr. Molaghan is licensed to practice law in Florida and Georgia, including in all State and Federal Courts and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. 

Personal Life

Mr. Molaghan was born and raised in Massachusetts, where he was an avid athlete excelling in organized sports. Upon graduating from the University of Tampa with a degree in finance, Mr. Molaghan worked as a financial analyst in New York City. Ultimately, Mr. Molaghan’s competitive yet compassionate nature led him to attend law school in Tallahassee, Florida, where he now resides with his wife and dog. 


Florida State University College of Law, Juris Doctor
University of Tampa, Finance


American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
Tallahassee Bar Association
Florida Justice Association
Capital City Justice Association
Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers