Virginia Ryan is a paralegal supporting the Strategic Litigation team. She grew up in Concord, Massachusetts. In May 2022, Virginia graduated from Amherst College with a degree in Environmental Studies and Law, Jurisprudence, & Social Thought. At Amherst, she completed a senior honors thesis that explored the possibility of extending legal rights to natural ecosystems from a paradigmatic and practical perspective.
Virginia has interned with a District Attorney’s office and a Public Defender’s office and is passionate about using the legal system to seek justice. Virginia loves biking to the Boston office, reading (especially books from the Boston Public Library), hiking, running, crocheting, and cooking.