Ryan Dardard is an associate at Nelson Mullins Riley& Scarborough LLP. He works as a real estate capital markets and debt finance attorney. He primarily represents lenders in commercial real estate transactions. Prior to joining the firm, Ryan was a seminarian for the Archdiocese of Mobile. As a seminarian, he attended and graduated cum laude from St. Joseph Seminary College in Covington, Louisiana with a degree in philosophy and theological studies. Upon graduation, Ryan left formation and enrolled at the University of Alabama School of Law where he met his future wife, Gabriella. He and his wife live in Mobile, Alabama. Ryan also serves as Chancellor for his local St. Thomas More Society. Ryan enjoys spending time with his wife, hosting their friends, traveling, reading theology, and playing poker.