Ryan E. Borneman
is a trial lawyer and advisor. He practices in the areas of complex commercial transactions, consumer lending, financial services and real estate litigation and appellate practice. Mr. Borneman represents financial institutions, real estate developers, corporate entities and individual clients in complex commercial litigation matters and class actions in federal and state courts and in arbitral forums throughout the United States.
Mr. Borneman handles a wide variety of banking-related matters, including the prosecution and defense of claims involving the Uniform Commercial Code, Electronic Fund Transfer Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act, Fair Housing Act, and Bank Secrecy laws. Mr. Borneman's practice also involves complex and class action business claims, including breach of contract, negligence, breach of fiduciary duties, torts, RICO, Clean Water Act and Latham Act.
Mr. Borneman is the Chair of the Philadelphia Chapter of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society and actively involved with the BYU Management Society. Mr. Borneman is a member of the firm's e-discovery and pro bono committees.
Mr. Borneman is an alumnus of the National Trial Advocacy College. Admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Mr. Borneman is a 2006 magna cum laude graduate of Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, where he was elected to the Order of the Coif and was managing editor of administration of BYU Law Review, and a magna cum laude graduate of Brigham Young University Marriott School of Management with a B.S. in Accounting.
•Duane Morris LLP
- Partner, 2016-present
- Associate, 2006-2015
Honors & Awards
•Recipient of The Legal Intelligencer's 2016 Lawyers on the Fast Track
•Part of the Duane Morris team awarded the first TD Bank U.S. Legal Champion Award
•Co-author, Pa. Supreme Court Rejects Federal Case Law on E-Discovery; Adopts Proportionality Test for E-Discovery in Amendments to Rules of Civil Procedure, Duane Morris Alert, June 12, 2012
•Co-author, Pa. District Court Awards $367, 000 in E-discovery Costs to Prevailing Defendants, Duane Morris Alert, June 7, 2011
•Co-author, Rehashing Issues in Class Action Arbitration, Dispute Resolution Magazine, Fall 2008, Vol. 14, No. 1
•Co-author, A Blunt Tool That Is Here to Stay: The False Claims Act As a Tool to Enforce Quality of Care, Modern Healthcare, February 2007
Selected Speaking Engagements
• Class Arbitration Developments and Practice, Guest Lecturer, Complex Litigation Course, Villanova Law School, November 18, 2010
• E-Discovery: Practical Tips, Continuing Legal Education Seminar, Nov. 25, 2008
• Navigating a Class Arbitration and Issues Surrounding a Class Arbitration, Continuing Legal Education Seminar, Dec. 14, 2007