Ryan J. McDonald


Ryan concentrates his practice on real estate with particular emphases on finance and development. He primarily provides counsel in connection with debt financing for the acquisition, refinancing, and construction of multifamily properties. Ryan also assists lenders and developer-owners in navigating transfers of physical assets and replacing the project management of multifamily housing with FHA-insured financing. In 2020, he represented lenders in connection with the financing of over $500 million in transactions.

Prior to joining the firm, Ryan litigated contractual and real estate disputes, handled transactional real estate matters, and represented municipalities.


  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law  (J.D.)
  • Tulane University  (B.A., summa cum laude)

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana


  • Indiana Bar Association


  • Indiana Rising Star®
    • Commercial Real Estate (2021)