Ryan LaRue is a partner with SKLaw, and has practiced law for more than 11 years. His practice is focused in public law, public finance, and government relations. He provides general counsel and bond counsel services to a variety of special districts and local governmental entities. He is also involved in the creation of special districts through both TCEQ and the Texas Legislature and lobbying on behalf of his clients before the Texas Legislature.
Prior to joining SKLaw, Mr. LaRue worked for State Senator Tommy Williams in the Texas Senate. While working for Senator Williams, he held various positions and covered numerous Senate committees including the Finance Committee, the State Affairs Committee, the Jurisprudence Committee, the Governmental Relations Committee, and the Administration Committee. Before the convening of the 82nd Legislature, Senator Williams appointed Mr. LaRue as Director of the Senate Committee on Transportation and Homeland Security, a position he held until he joined SKLaw.
An Eagle Scout, Mr. LaRue is a native Houstonian who graduated cum laude from Washington and Lee University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History in 2001. Following college, he completed his law degree at the University of Houston Law Center and was admitted to the Texas Bar in 2005. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas.