Ryan Fullerton

Ryan grew up in Austin, Minnesota. Ryan
then attended Winona State University,
where he graduated magna cum laude
with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History
and Political Science. Ryan then attended
the University of Minnesota Law School,
where he served as a staff member and later
a managing editor of Law and Inequality: A
Journal of Theory and Practice. Ryan was placed
on the Dean’s List on numerous
occasions and received the Book Award for achieving
the highest grade in one of his property law classes.

During law school, Ryan volunteered
with the public defenders’ office in
Stillwater, Minnesota, where he represented
indigent clients during bail hearings. Ryan
then joined the Child Advocacy and Juvenile
Justice Clinic at the University of
Minnesota Law School, where he
represented low-income clients and
juveniles in important
matters ranging from adoption
proceedings to custody
disputes. Upon his graduation, he was
recognized by the Minnesota  Justice Foundation for having volunteered for more than fifty hours during law school.

Prior to joining Pemberton Law Firm as an associate attorney in 2016, Ryan worked for the firm as summer associate. Ryan and his wife Yunjeong reside in Fergus Falls. Ryan is thrilled to live in a small town again, and he hopes to become active in the community. Ryan enjoys what small town life has to offer, and looks forward to developing his professional career and working with the highly skilled attorneys at Pemberton Law Firm.