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Ryan Carreon

About Me

I am student at Loyola Law school in Los Angeles, and I am currently in my third year of law school. I am primarily interested in the areas of labor, sports, media and intellectual property. I graduated from Brigham Young University-Idaho with a degree in communication, where I also worked as the news and sports editor for the campus newspaper. Before attending BYU-Idaho, I spent two years as a missionary in south Texas for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

After BYU-Idaho, I worked as a sports writer and web editor at Deseret Digital Media for the website DeseretNews.com. As a journalist I primarliy covered the Utah Jazz, the BYU and University of Utah football teams, and Real Salt Lake of Major League Soccer. I also implemented a company-wide system for responding to customer feedback, trained interns and new hires, and managed the placement of content on the company website.

Currently, I am in my third year at Loyola where I am enrolled in the Entertainment Law Advocacy concentration program. As part of the concentration I have taken specialized classes such as Motion Picture Production and Finance where I had the opportunity to participate in weekly negotiation and drafting assignments using actual major studio forms and rights agreements. Although my academic focus has been primarily on litigation, I am seeking any opportunity to work in the areas of sports and entertainment law.


Loyola Law School

Los Angeles, CA Aug. 2013 - May 2016 (expected graduation date)

J. D. Candidate

Relevant Coursework:Copyright, Trademark, Entertainment Law, Law and Practice with the Hollywood Guilds, Motion Picture Finance and Production, Litigating a Copyright Case, Intro to Negotiations.

Activities:Enrolled in Entertainment Law Advocacy concentration program, member of Entertainment and Sports Law Society.

Brigham Young University-Idaho

Rexburg, ID Jan. 2010 - July 2012

B.S. Communication

Activities:News and Sports section editor for weekly campus newspaper, tutor for public speaking courses.

Awards:Recipient of Newel K. Whitney Award for character, diligence, and pursuit of excellence.


Law Clerk, Eclipse Law Corporation

Beverly Hills, California Sept. 2015 - Dec. 2015

Certified Law Clerk, Legal Aid Society of Orange County

Santa Ana, California June 2015 - Aug. 2015

Summer Associate, SmallClaim, Inc

Glendale, California June 2014 - Aug. 2014

Web Editor/ Staff Writer, Deseret Digital Media

Salt Lake City, Utah Jan. 2012 - July 2013

Editor, I~Comm Student Media

Rexburg, Idaho Jan. 2011 - Dec. 2011

Consultant, Presentation Practice Center

Rexburg, Idaho Sept. 2010 - May 2011


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