UNRUH TURNER BURKE & FREES is pleased to announce the appointment of Attorney Ryan M. Jennings as the Chair of the Chester County Bar Association’s Young Lawyers’ Division (YLD) for 2024. In his new role, Ryan will spearhead initiatives that advance the professional development of younger members, while promoting camaraderie and community engagement within the legal profession.
The Young Lawyers’ Division plays a pivotal role in fostering the interests of emerging legal professionals by offering educational and service programs. These activities are designed to encourage networking, socialization, and active participation in the broader activities of the Chester County Bar Association.
A Partner at UNRUH TURNER BURKE & FREES, Ryan Jennings brings a wealth of legal expertise to his new leadership position. Specializing in Zoning & Land Use, Land Development, and Municipal law, Ryan has a broad range of experience and volunteerism that bridges the gap between the local legal community and the Chester County community at-large.
Ryan’s commitment to excellence has earned him recognition as a Main Line Today “Top Lawyer” in Municipal Law and inclusion in the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers “Rising Star” list for Land Use & Zoning law. Moreover, he has been honored among The Best Lawyers in America in Land Use and Zoning Law. His accolades extend further, having been named a Daily Local News “Top Lawyer of Chester County” in three (3) distinct categories: Government; Real Estate; and Appellate Law.
In addition to his professional accomplishments, Ryan recently earned the distinction of being named a “VISTA Millennial Superstar“. This recent recognition by Vista Today celebrates Ryan’s contributions to breaking down barriers, exceeding expectations, and enhancing the quality of life in Chester County for professionals under the age of 40.
Beyond his professional endeavors, Ryan, a lifelong resident of Chester County, dedicates much of his free time to community involvement and volunteering. Ryan continues to demonstrate his commitment to the local community, serving on the Chester County Bar Association’s Board of Directors. He was also recently appointed to the Board of Directors of the Transportation Management Association of Chester County.
Ryan’s wealth of experience, commitment to excellence, and passion for community engagement make him an exemplary choice for his new role as Chairman of the YLD.