Ryan Carnes

As the newest addition to the Pendergrass Law family, Ryan Carnes offers his experience in civil litigation.

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Tenacity and Hard Work: Mr. Carnes’ Core Values

Mr. Carnes has had the chance to see how legal representation can make a difference in the lives of those who’ve suffered injuries after car accidents, slip and fall incidents, and so much more.  With his tenacity and desire to offer compassionate help to clients who are struggling with medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering, Mr. Carnes is the kind of attorney you want by your side when facing a dispute.

Mr. Carnes is there to guide clients through each step of the process while at the same time putting in the long hours that can make a difference when dealing with the complexities of personal injury law. With two years of legal experience and a deep knowledge of Georgia law, Ryan Carnes is here to help. 

Georgia’s Fiduciary Group

In May of 2022, Mr. Carnes made a move to Andrew, Merritt, Reilly & Smith, LLP, which is home to Georgia’s Fiduciary Group. He worked as an attorney while also dusting off his finance background and putting it to use.

University of Georgia

Ryan Carnes is a proud alumnus of the University of Georgia, where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in finance and where he first considered delving into law to help those who’ve been injured because of another party’s negligence.

Mercer University

Mr. Carnes attended Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law, where he earned his Juris Doctorate in 2021. From there, he began his career, first as an Associate Attorney at Cuzdey, Ehrmann, Stine, & Sansalone, LLC in 2021. At CESS Law, he gained experience in insurance defense work, including workers’ compensation and general liability cases.

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CIVIL LITIGATION AT IT’S FINEST Move to The Pendergrass Law Firm

After almost two years at Andrew, Merritt, Reilly & Smith, LLP, Mr. Carnes decided it was time to move on. That led him to us at Pendergrass Law in November of 2023, when he became Associate Attorney, jumping in immediately to help clients.

In his new role at our firm, Ryan Carnes shows the same dedication as the rest of the team toward bringing justice to those who’ve been involved in accidents that have caused injuries. He helps the entire firm do this by striving to hold those who are negligent accountable for their actions. His experience in civil litigation makes him a valuable member of the firm and crucial to each of our clients. 

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