What Can We Do for You? Founded in 2009, Towne, Ryan & Partners, P.C. is the largest New York State certified Women-owned Business Enterprise (WBE) law firm in Upstate New York. Our practice encompasses both transactional and litigation work and covers a broad range of legal fields. Whether you represent a business owner, a non-profit organization or an individual in need of legal assistance, we stand ready to be a powerful partner on your behalf. We are here for you. Full Service Law Firm The attorneys of Towne, Ryan & Partners, P.C. have a broad base of experience and knowledge in many areas of legal practice. From traffic tickets to complex business disputes and many areas in between, we’ve got you covered. Our team approach ensures our clients are provided with the right balance of great service and personalized attention. Convenient Locations With four office locations throughout the Capital District region of New York, as well as south to Poughkeepsie and east to Bennington, Vt., we are positioned to handle cases across a large geographic region. With attorneys admitted to practice in New York, as well as in Connecticut, Massachusetts and Vermont, we are able to handle cases that cross these jurisdictions. Commitment to Community Our dedication to our clients is paralleled by our dedication to our community and those suffering and in need. All employees, staff and members of the Firm are encouraged to be active in our community. Firm members are regularly recognized for the generous donations of time and money directly benefiting the community where we live and practice, and extend their charitable efforts throughout the United States and abroad in Africa. Affiliations and Distinctions Principals Claudia A. Ryan and James T. Towne, Jr. have been named to the Upstate New York Super Lawyers list (top 5% of attorneys based upon peer reviews and other criteria) among the top attorneys in Upstate New York for eight consecutive years (2010-2017). In addition, Claudia Ryan was named on the list of the Top 25 Women Lawyers in the 2017 New York Super Lawyers. This marks Ms. Ryan’s seventh appearance on the list. James Towne also appeared on the 2016 list of the Top 25 Hudson Valley Lawyers. This was Mr. Towne’s third appearance.