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Ryan Binderup Schultz

Ryan Binderup Schultz

Wilmington, North Carolina
877-867-5053 (Toll Free)

Ryan Binderup Schultz practices exclusively in the area of family law and business litigation. He has experience in the world of family law, having handled all aspects of this area of the law, including but not limited to, child custody and child support, post separation support and alimony, equitable distribution and termination of parental rights. Mr. Schultz has also represented businesses and various other entitles in legal formation and contract disputes.

Previous to Mr. Schultz's work as an attorney, he worked as a corporate investigator with Kroll & Associates in Los Angeles. Mr. Schultz conducted Investigations into missing money accounts, disclosure of trade secrets and prevention of hostile takeovers for Fortune 500 clients such as Pfizer, Disney and Ticketmaster. His experience as a white collar investigator gives him a unique perspective when handling equitable distribution cases and business disputes.

Mr. Schultz is a member of the New Hanover County Bar Association, North Carolina State Bar Association and the Trial Lawyers of America. He is also an active member of the Cape Fear Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation and is a volunteer at the Cape Fear Literacy Council and for the 4ALL Statewide Ask a Lawyer Program.

Areas of Practice

  • Domestic/Divorce
  • Business Litigation
  • Custody & Visitation

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 2008


  • Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, California
    • J.D.
  • University of San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    • B.A. - 2001

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • North Carolina Bar Association, Member, 2009 - Present
  • New Hanover County Bar Association, Member, 2010 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Offices of Ryan Schultz, Lawyer/Owner, 2010 - 2011
  • Kron & Associates, Investigator, 2007 - 2009

Pro Bono Activities

  • 4ALL Statewide Ask a Lawyer Day, 2010 - Present
Best Lawyers BEST LAW FIRMS U.S. News & World Report 2016 James W.Lea, III | AV Click to Play | AV Preeminent | Martindale-Hubbell | Lawyer Ratings Client Distinction Award | James W.Lea, Esq. | 2013
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