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Miami, Florida 33128

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Ryan C. Zagare

Practice Areas

  • Commercial, Procurement & Construction
  • Aviation


  • St. Thomas University, J.D., Magna Cum Laude, 2006, J.D.,
  • University of Miami, B.A., 2003


  • Hon. Federico A. Moreno, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 2009-2010

Court Admissions

  • The Florida Bar, 2006
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 2006
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, 2014

Ryan C. Zagare

Joined the Office in 2017
Assistant County Attorney

[email protected] 305-876-7040

Ryan C. Zagare is a member of the Aviation Division of the County Attorney's Office, and previously served in the Office's Federal Litigation Section.  Ryan earned his law degree from the St. Thomas University School of Law, where he was a Notes and Comments editor on the Law Review's executive board and a member of the moot court team. While in law school, Ryan interned for U.S. Circuit Judge Stanley Marcus and for Florida District Judge David Levy.  Following law school, he served as a law clerk to U.S. District Judge Federico A. Moreno, then Chief U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida.

Before joining the County Attorney's Office, Ryan was an associate at Kenny Nachwalter, P.A. in Miami, from 2010-2014, and later became a shareholder with the firm, from 2015-2017, where he litigated all manner of complex commercial cases.

Prior Experience

  • Shareholder, Kenny Nachwalter, P.A., 2015-2017
  • Associate, Kenny Nachwalter, P.A., 2010-2014
  • Associate, Herron Jacobs Ortiz, P.A., 2006-2009

Community Involvement, Awards, & Recognition

  • Federal Bar Association (South Florida Chapter)
    Member of Board of Directors, 2011-present
  • Committee on Attorney Admissions, Peer Review, and Attorney Grievance for the Southern District of Florida, 2013-present
  • Member of Southern District of Florida Biennial Bench & Bar Conference Planning Committee, 2014-2017
  • Selected by Florida Super Lawyers Magazine as a Rising Star, 2015-2017