J. Ryan Fowler, Esq.

J. Ryan Fowler, Esq.

After graduating from the University of Texas at Austin, Ryan Fowler attended Baylor University School of Law where he was a member of the nationally-ranked mock trial advocacy teams. Immediately following graduation, Mr. Fowler began his career working for a well-known East Texas Plaintiffs’ firm representing victims of catastrophic injury and corporate neglect.

Ryan is a graduate of the Trial Lawyers College, an intensive three-week program designed to help lawyers refine their trial skills. Ryan has dedicated his entire career to representing real people who have been wronged by large corporations and billion dollar insurance companies. Ryan has tried multiple cases to verdict including personal injury, contracts, products and first party insurance disputes. Ryan believes that every client’s case deserves to be handled with personal attention and should be meticulously prepared as if it is going to trial. He prides himself on being able to try any case in any venue at any time.

Ryan is Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and Board Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. In his free time, Ryan enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons.

To learn more about insurance claim disputes from Ryan, read his valuable contributions to the Merlin Law Group Blog here. 

Baylor University School of law
Waco, Texas
JD, Cum laude

University of Texas
Austin, Texas
BBA with honors

Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College
Dubois, Wyoming

  • Classes/Seminars Taught

    “Handling a Claim Against a State Created Insurer from a Policy Holder Advocate and a TWIA Perspective” – 20th Annual Windstorm Insurance Conference – Jan. 2019

    “Ethics in Technology & Property Claims” – 2019 Property Insurance Law Annual CLE Conference – May 2019

    “Handling Section 1983 Cases” – National Association for Legal Professionals Annual Education Conference – October 2014

  • Honors & Awards

    Board Certified in Personal Injury Trial Law – Texas Board of Legal Specialization

    Board Certified Civil Advocate  – National Board of Trial Advocacy

    Super Lawyer – Rising Star 2012-2019

    Top 40 under 40 – The National Trial Lawyers

    Avvo Rating 10/10

    AV Preeminent Peer Rated – Martindale-Hubbell

  • Professional Associations & Memberships

    American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) – Member

    Multi-Million Dollar Advocates – Member

    Texas Trial Lawyers Association

    Houston Trial Lawyers Association

    American Association for Justice