Ryan G. Foltz Edmonds LawyerRyan G. Foltz Edmonds Lawyer

Ryan G. Foltz

Ryan Foltz is a member of the litigation team at Beresford Booth.  Ryan’s practice focuses on representing owners, developers, general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and product manufacturers in all phases of private and public construction disputes.  He regularly represents clients in multi-party litigation involving commercial, multi-family, single-family and public projects.

Ryan’s construction law practice includes the representation of architects, engineers and other construction and real estate professionals in the defense of professional liability claims.  He also counsels clients regarding the drafting and negotiation of construction contracts, professional services agreements and other industry-related agreements and provides advice regarding worksite safety, risk management, and best practices.

Ryan’s broad litigation experience includes the representation of corporations and individuals in a wide range of complex commercial, general liability, real estate and personal injury lawsuits.  Ryan’s established insurance background includes coverage litigation and the defense of bad faith insurance claims.

Ryan was recognized by Super Lawyers® as a Rising Star® in the fields of Construction Litigation, Civil Litigation Defense and Professional Liability Defense (2005, 2006, 2009-2012, 2015).


  • Washington
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Washington
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Washington


  • Seattle University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2000
  • University of Washington, B.A., cum laude, 1997


  • Washington State Bar Association, Construction Law Section
  • Associated General Contractors


Ryan was selected by Super Lawyers®Magazine as a Rising Star® seven times. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. This selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.