Ryan Malone


Phone: 612.355.4100
Fax: 612.355.4101
Email: malone@parkerdk.com
Address: 888 Colwell Building
123 North Third Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401

Professional Experience

  • Joined Parker Daniels Kibort in May 2021

Areas of Practice

  • Business & Commercial Litigation
  • Shareholder and Partnership Disputes
  • Defamation Litigation
  • Fair Debt Collection Practices Act Defense Litigation
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Government and Regulatory Disputes

Courts Admitted

  • Minnesota
  • United States District Court for the District of Minnesota
  • United States District Court for the District of North Dakota


  • Boston College: B.A., Political Science – 2010 (cum laude)
  • William & Mary Law School – 2013

Representative Cases

  • Secured order vacating $10 million judgment arising from nuclear regulatory dispute. 
  • Obtained summary judgment fully dismissing client from $2 million contract breach of contract action.
  • Negotiated dismissals of water treatment services provider in state and federal court matters throughout the Upper Midwest. 
  • Defended whistleblowers throughout the financial services industry from retaliatory conduct after they exposed wrongdoing.
  • Brokered favorable class action settlement for clients defending common law and statutory claims.
  • Initiated successful declaratory judgment action related to commercial trucking dispute.
  • Represented plaintiff in dispute arising from former partners in dental practice, securing favorable settlement prior to trial.
  • Quashed subpoena served on client related to litigation before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.     
  • Achieved a total defense verdict in favor of product manufacturer following a two-week trial in Boone County, Iowa.
  • Advanced consumer interests in class action securities and antitrust cases. 
  • Briefed and argued motions for summary judgment, leading to full dismissal of two lawsuits in Ramsey County, Minnesota alleging negligent employment practices. 


  • Minnesota Rising Star by Super Lawyers, 2022-2023