Biography Overview

Ryan M. Skertich is an attorney in the Morgan & Morgan office located in Memphis, Tennessee.  Mr. Skertich has been litigating complicated cases for over 13 years.  Mr. Skertich and his team at Morgan & Morgan focus on personal injury law and primarily represents individuals and families that are injured or killed as a result of catastrophic 18-Wheeler Accidents. Mr. Skertich and his team have obtained several substantial jury verdicts against Trucking Companies, including some in excess of $1 million.

Mr. Skertich is an active member of the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys as well as amember of the Tennessee and Mississippi Bar Associations, and the and has been chosen as a Super Lawyer Rising Star since 2014.

Practice Areas

  • 18-Wheeler & Truck Accidents
  • Car Accidents
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Burn & Fire Injuries

Awards & Recognitions'

  • Barrister, Leo Bearman, Sr. American Inn of Court
  • Mid South SuperLawyers Rising Star 2014-19, Litigation
  • Mississippi College Moot Court Board
  • Feeder School Scholarship- Full Academic Scholarship
  • Millsaps College Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2018

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee
  • Mississippi
  • All Tennessee Federal Courts
  • All Mississippi Federal Courts

Memberships

  • The Tennessee Bar Association
  • Memphis Bar Association
  • The Mississippi Bar Association

Education

  • Millsaps College, B.B.A.
  • Millsaps College, M.B.A.
  • Mississippi College School of Law, J.D. (cum laude)
Recent successes
$6,150,000.00
Settlement
Private Settlement
$250,000.00
Verdict
Jose Encarnacion v. Heartland Express, Inc. Of Iowa, et alCommercial Semi Truck Accident Lawyers
$4,999,717.00
Verdict
Frederick Osby v. L&T Construction, LLCCommercial Semi Truck Accident Lawyers
$63,333.33
Verdict
McCrary, Wendy v. Eddie Jackson and Kevin Weaver

Recent Successes

  • Private Settlement

    $6,150,000.00

    Settlement -

  • Jose Encarnacion v. Heartland Express, Inc. Of Iowa, et al

    $250,000.00

    Verdict -

  • Frederick Osby v. L&T Construction, LLC

    $4,999,717.00

    Verdict -