Ryan N. O'Connor


Ryan O'Connor focuses his practice in the area of workers’ compensation defense and related matters.  He assists employers and carriers throughout the claim process addressing both non-litigated and litigated issues.  This includes investigation of work place accidents, responses to requests for various benefits, defense of contested claims and, ultimately, measures directed towards the successful resolution of a claim. Ryan represents local and regional employers and national insurers, providing the right guidance for each to effectively protect our clients.

Ryan is licensed to practice law in both Florida and Pennsylvania. Prior to joining McConnaughhay, Coonrod, Pope, Weaver & Stern, P.A., Ryan was an associate attorney with a fast paced, customer service driven law firm located in Scranton, Pennsylvania where he focused his practice primarily in areas of civil litigation.


  • The Florida Bar
  • The Pennsylvania Bar


  • Florida Coastal School of Law, J.D.,  Book Award for Professional Responsibility, 2012
  • University of Florida, B.A., History, Cum Laude, 2007