Legacy and Wealth Planning
Ryan C. Davis
Ryan is a wealth planner on Abbot Downing’s national Legacy and Wealth Planning team. Based in Atlanta, he provides wealth transfer, tax, and financial planning solutions to ultra-high-net worth families. Ryan helps clients understand and achieve their goals through the Abbot Downing Clarity signature process, cash flow analysis, and trust and estate reviews. Additionally, Ryan is supported by Abbot Downing’s Institute for Family Culture, a dedicated team of professionals who assist families with understanding the personal and interpersonal impact of unique wealth.
Ryan joined Abbot Downing in 2018 after practicing law at a boutique Atlanta law firm. In private practice, he specialized in business succession planning, estate planning, and sophisticated tax planning strategies for affluent and high-net-worth individuals. Ryan also prepared and reviewed gift and estate tax returns and represented clients in disputes with the Internal Revenue Service.
Ryan holds a law degree cum laude from Tulane University and a masters of law in taxation from The University of Florida. He earned his bachelors degree summa cum laude from The University of Oklahoma. Although no longer practicing, he is a member of the Georgia Bar Association and the Atlanta Bar Association.
Ryan makes his home in the Midtown neighborhood of Atlanta and also enjoys escaping to the North Georgia mountains whenever possible.