Van Winkle Law Firm
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Ryan Coffield is a member of The Van Winkle Law Firm’s Business Practice, where he works with small and mid-size businesses on all phases of corporate life, including entity choice, formation, ongoing operations, reorganizations and owner transition strategies. Coffield’s expertise in the areas of corporate and non-profit taxation allows him to provide a valuable, unique perspective on his clients’ legal issues.

Prior to joining the firm in 2013, Coffield worked as a general practitioner in the Triangle.


  • Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, Juris Doctor and Masters of Law in Taxation
  • University of North Carolina, Bachelor’s Degree in Economics

Practice Areas

  • Taxation
  • Buying and Selling Businesses
  • Business Operations
  • Business Startups
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Business