About – Real Estate Expert Witness

Michael K. Ryan earned an MBA from USC (area of emphasis, Real Estate) in 1971. He holds two California State Licenses, a Broker’s License and a Contractor’s License, in addition to a Hawaii State Broker’s License. He has remained in the field of real estate since graduation from USC, employed as an officer of both privately and publicly-held real estate companies. His “real world” experience has proven to be a key factor in his expert witness analysis of case issues and in his credibility during courtroom testimony.


  • 45-years in the residential real estate Industry
  • Ran Divisions for privately and publicly-held land development and homebuilding companies
  • Over $750,000,000 of transactions completed
  • Performed over 50 due diligence investigations
  • Acquired over 15,000 lots and entitled over 25,000 lots
  • Developed over 3,500 residential lots
  • Built 1,000-plus homes
  • Built over 25 projects as a General Contractor
  • Involved in and/or read 100-plus Purchase & Sale, Option and Joint Venture Agreements
  • Sold over $350,000,000 of real estate, comprising in excess of 6,000 lots and units from 2003 to present
  • Performed real estate expert witness services in California, Hawaii, Colorado, Utah, Oklahoma and Montana

Available For Expert Assignments & Mediation Services Outside California
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