Ryan P. Hoffman

Ryan Hoffman | Charlotte Lawyer

T: (980) 335-0718
F: (704) 365-3676
ryan@alexanderricks.com

Ryan Hoffman joined Alexander Ricks as a Member in October of 2015. Prior to joining the firm, Ryan was an Associate at Johnston, Allison & Hord, P.A. in Charlotte. Ryan focuses his practice on resolving real property disputes and commercial litigation and handles matters throughout North Carolina. Ryan has handled matters for title insurance companies and individual and corporate clients in the following areas: access disputes including establishing easements, adverse possession, boundary disputes, mechanics lien defense, reformation of deeds and deeds of trusts, breach of warranties contained in deeds and deeds of trust, breaches of commercial leases, restrictive covenants, fraudulent execution of documents, defalcations and breach of contract.

Ryan is a regular speaker at continuing legal education seminars on real property related topics for organizations such as the North Carolina Bar Association and the North Carolina Land Title Association as well as for various title insurance underwriters.

 

Education and Admissions.

University of Miami (FL) (J.D. 2007)
University of Miami (FL) (M.B.A. 2007)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (B.A. in Political Science, 2003)
Admitted to practice in all courts in North Carolina

Honors and Awards.

  • Business North Carolina Magazine’s “Legal Elite” (Young Gun 2015)
  • North Carolina Super Lawyer – Rising Star (2012 – 2013 and 2015)
  • Dean’s Merit Scholarship Recipient, Miami Law (2003-2007)
  • Graduate Assistant Scholarship Recipient, Miami Business (2005-2007)
  • Dean’s Certificate of Achievement for Outstanding Performance in International Business Transactions, Miami Law (2005)

Presentations and Speaking Engagements.

  • Speaker at Investors Title Insurance Company Fall Gathering, Presentation Entitled “North Carolina Claims, What to Watch Out For”. (2015)
  • Speaker at Title Insurance Professionals Seminar CLE sponsored by Stewart Title Guaranty Company. Presentation entitled “NC Lien Law – Update and Review”. (2014)
  • Speaker at the North Carolina Bar Association’s Real Property Section Annual Meeting. Presentation entitled “North Carolina Lien Law: Old Problems, New Laws and Unchartered Territories”. (2013)
  • Speaker at Title Insurance Professionals Seminar CLE sponsored by Stewart Title Guaranty Company. Presentation entitled “Major Changes to North Carolina Lien Laws”. (2013)
  • Speaker at North Carolina Land Title Association Annual Meeting and CLE. Presentation entitled “North Carolina Claims Update”. (2011)
  • Speaker at Title Insurance Professionals Seminar CLE sponsored by Stewart Title Guaranty Company. Presentation entitled “Survey and Access Issues in North Carolina”. (2011)
  • Speaker at Legal Support Staff of the Greater Charlotte Area June meeting. Presentation entitled “Title Insurance and Related Issues in North Carolina”. (2011)
  • Speaker at Title Insurance Professionals Seminar CLE sponsored by Stewart Title Guaranty Company. Presentation entitled “Title Insurance Claims Issues in North Carolina”. (2009)

Civic and Community Activities.

North Carolina Bar Association

  • Real Property Section
  • Construction Law Section
  • CLE Coordinator, 2014 Hot Topics in Real Property Seminar

Mecklenburg County Bar Association

  • Real Property Section
  • Young Lawyers Section
  • Chairman of the Young Lawyers Division – Young Lawyer of the Year Committee (2011)
  • Committee Member of the Young Lawyers Division – Young Lawyer of the Year Committee (2009-2010)

North Carolina Land Title Association
American Bar Association

  • Title Insurance Litigation Committee

Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools – Academic Internship Program Participant (2011 – Present)
Service Juris Day Steering Committee (2011-present)
Mecklenburg County Bar – “Ask a Lawyer” Participant (2009-present)
North Carolina Bar – Call 4ALL Participant (2012-present)
North Carolina Bar – 4ALL Service Day Participant (2009-2013)