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Reaffirming Commitment to Justice: My Reappointment to the Pennsylvania Supreme Court Disciplinary Board Hearing Committee

7.2.2024

We are pleased to announce that Ryan D. Very, Esq.—the Proprietor and Lead Attorney at Very Law—has been reappointed for a second term to the Pennsylvania Supreme Court Disciplinary Board Hearing Committee. Mr. Very was first appointed to the Hearing Committee for a three-year term from 2021 to 2024. With his reappointment, he will now serve on the committee for another three-year term from 2024 to 2027.

Mr. Very commented on his reappointment saying, “I’m proud and honored to have been reappointed for a second consecutive term to the Hearing Committee of the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. I will carry out my duties as a committee member with complete dedication and strive to exceed the expectations that the Board has from its chosen members.”  

Mr. Very’s Responsibilities as an HC Member

The Disciplinary Board entrusts Hearing Committee members with the following responsibilities:

  • Review the recommended disposition of complaints
  • Conduct disciplinary and reinstatement hearings
  • Prepare written reports and recommendations to the Board

Protecting People from Lawyer Overreach

Each year, thousands of individuals become the unfortunate victims of overreaching attorneys who treat clients unfairly, overcharge for the services provided, or indulge in other unethical practices and breach the trust of their clients.

Mr. Very’s role as an HC member enables him to work towards the achievement of the key objectives of the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania:

  • Protecting the people’s best interests   
  • Maintaining the integrity of the legal profession
  • Safeguarding the reputation of the courts

Empathy and Compassion: The Core Values of Very Law

At Very Law, our primary value proposition is rooted in empathy and compassion, which drive every aspect of our practice. The framed quote on our office wall encapsulates our core philosophy: “Do not go into this profession unless you want to help people.” This guiding principle underscores our commitment to not only understanding the law but also understanding our clients' needs, emotions, and challenges.

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Why Very Law Excels in Our Niche

Client-Centered Approach

At Very Law, we start with the client and work backward. We don’t just see you as a case—we see you as an individual with unique needs and concerns. Our attorneys take the time to listen, understand your story, and craft our legal strategies to align with your goals and circumstances. This personalized approach ensures that you feel valued, respected, and supported throughout the legal process.

Compassionate Advocacy

Our commitment to empathy and compassion sets us apart. We recognize that seeking legal assistance often comes during stressful or difficult times in your life. Whether you are dealing with family law issues, civil rights violations, or business disputes, we approach each case with genuine care and sensitivity. Our goal is to provide not just legal representation, but also emotional support and reassurance, making you feel understood and cared for every step of the way.

Dedicated to Helping People

Our founding principle of wanting to help people is evident in everything we do. From the moment you walk through our doors, you will experience a warm and welcoming environment where your needs are prioritized. Our team’s dedication goes beyond legal expertise; we strive to make a positive impact on your life by offering compassionate guidance, clear communication, and unwavering support.

Expertise and Integrity

While empathy and compassion are at the heart of our practice, we also bring unmatched legal expertise to the table. Led by attorney Ryan Very, our team combines extensive knowledge of the law with a strong moral compass. We approach each case with integrity, ensuring that our advocacy is both zealous and principled. This combination of expertise and ethical commitment makes us a trusted partner in your legal journey.

“The Cadillac Package”

We pride ourselves on being highly responsive and communicative, ensuring our clients are always in the loop. We are the Cadillac package. Our approach is not just about legal strategy—it’s about fortifying our clients’ positions, vindicating their rights, and making them feel like the heroes of their own stories. We are not "door lawyers" who take any case that comes in. Instead, we carefully consider each client’s needs and the potential for success, ensuring we can deliver the best possible outcomes.

Meet Ryan D. Very, Esq.

Ryan D. Very, Esq. follows in the footsteps of his grandfather, a dedicated attorney who practiced law with the same zeal and commitment to justice that Ryan embodies today. As a Pittsburgh trial attorney, Mr. Very relentlessly works to assert his clients' rights and promote justice throughout the legal system.

A Legacy of Legal Excellence

As a fourth-generation Pittsburgher, Ryan Very carries on his family’s legacy of legal service. He has represented hundreds of businesses and consumers in a wide range of civil litigation and criminal defense matters. This extensive experience allows him to navigate complex legal landscapes with confidence and precision, always striving to achieve the best possible outcomes for his clients.

Academic and Professional Distinction

Ryan Very's academic journey includes attending a top-twenty law school, where he distinguished himself as a formidable legal mind. Upon graduation, he was awarded a prestigious fellowship at the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), one of America’s most esteemed legal institutions. During his tenure at the Pennsylvania chapter of the ACLU, Mr. Very played a role in the historic legalization of same-sex marriage across the state, showcasing his commitment to civil rights and social justice.

Proficient Litigator and Negotiator

As a proficient litigator, Ryan Very has negotiated hundreds of thousands of dollars in civil settlements, demonstrating his ability to secure favorable outcomes for his clients through skilled negotiation and legal strategy. In the realm of criminal defense, he has successfully plea-bargained for the withdrawal of multiple felony charges at the initial stages of criminal proceedings, underscoring his adeptness in protecting his clients’ rights and freedoms.

Client-Obsessed, Results-Driven Practice

Mr. Very has built a practice that prioritizes client satisfaction and results above all else, focusing on providing cost-effective strategies that maximize outcomes and avoid preventable obstacles. He understands the unique challenges and pressures his clients face and is dedicated to offering personalized, strategic, and effective legal solutions.

Book Your Consultation

When you choose Very Law, you are choosing a team that will stand by your side from start to finish. Reach out to us at (412) 430-0131 or fill out our online contact form to schedule a consultation.

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Ryan D. Very, Esq.

Ryan D. Very, Esq.

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Like his grandfather who practiced law before him, Ryan Very is a zealous Pittsburgh trial attorney who works tirelessly to assert his clients’ rights and promote justice.

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