Joseph Ryan joined Lyne, Woodworth & Evarts LLP in 1967 and became a partner in the firm in 1970. Mr. Ryan concentrates his practice in corporate and commercial litigation. A significant portion of Mr. Ryan’s practice focuses on meeting the needs of life and health insurers, including policy litigation, Division of Insurance matters, and general business issues related to insurance companies. Mr. Ryan is counsel to the Massachusetts Life and Health Insurance Guaranty Association. Mr. Ryan also represents multi-national corporations in a wide variety of employment issues including defense of wrongful termination charges and enforcement of non-compete clauses. Mr. Ryan’s cases have included the resolution of numerous family owned business disputes. Mr. Ryan has applied his interest and expertise in computers to handle a myriad of complex computer and technology related disputes, including acting as arbitrator in dispute resolutions.