Ryan A. Dawson-Erdman
Ryan Dawson is an Associate at the Polansky Law Firm. His practice focuses on trial court level criminal defense having tried nearly a dozen criminal cases to a jury. Mr. Dawson is a dedicated advocate of the jury trial system. In the summer of 2018 he attended the Gerry Spence Trial Lawyer’s College Defense of the Damned program. While there he spent over a week working from 9am to 9pm with the best trial lawyers in the country to learn the most effective methods for convincing juries of his clients’ innocence.
Mr. Dawson has worked extensively with clients of non-citizen immigration status and has successfully litigated countless criminal cases in situations where immigration savvy resolutions were necessary. Prior to joining the Polansky Law Firm he worked with Ted Hess & Associates, primarily an immigration firm where he was the criminal defense attorney for the firm’s immigration clients.
He earned his J.D. from Loyola University New Orleans, and his B.A. from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He is admitted to the Colorado bar. He is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar.
Admission: Colorado, 2016
Areas of Practice:
- Criminal Law
- Drug Crimes
- Sex Crimes