Ryan Tank
Ryan Tank
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Ryan Tank is an attorney who has represented dozens of clients in federal district courts appealing Social Security denials for adults and children. Ryan previously worked as an attorney advisor for Social Security's Office of Hearings Operations, where disability hearings are held before administrative law judges. Prior to that he worked for a general practice law firm in downstate Illinois.

Ryan earned a Juris Doctor from Loyola University Chicago School of Law, where he served as a research assistant to two law professors and was a seven-time winner of the CALI Excellence for the Future Award. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Bradley University. Ryan is admitted to practice before: 

  • State of Illinois
  • Northern District of Illinois
  • Central District of Illinois
  • Social Security Disability & Federal Court Litigation 100%
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D.
    • Honors: magna cum laude
  • Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois
    • B.S.
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: Philosophy
  • Illinois, 2017
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award
  • National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • English

classes and seminars

  • Federal Court Primer and Practice Tips, Chicago Bar Association, 2022