RYAN C. TORRENS
Ryan’s practice focuses on foreclosure defense and consumer protection litigation. Ryan defends consumer clients against mortgage foreclosure
actions and also represents consumers against creditors and debt collectors
for collection violations. Ryan represents consumers in cases involving claims under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act, and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. Ryan has successfully tried mortgage foreclosure cases to verdict and has prosecuted consumer claims against creditors to judgment.
Prior to starting his own law practice in 2012, Ryan worked as an independent consultant on the federal government-mandated Independent Foreclosure Review Project, where he was charged with reviewing toxic mortgage loans. While working on this project, Ryan gained a serious interest in consumer protection law.
A fifth-generation Tampa native, Ryan earned a Bachelor of Arts in Government and World Affairs from the University of Tampa magna cum laude and graduated from the George Washington University Law School in Washington, D.C. While in law school, Ryan served as an intern for a federal bankruptcy judge and for several members of the U.S. Congress.
In his spare time, Ryan enjoys running, fishing, reading, cooking, and enjoying time with his family, including his rescued dog named Ziggy.
Court Admissions and Bar Memberships
The Florida Bar Association
All Florida State Courts
S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida
Florida Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division
Hillsborough County Bar Association