Ryan Severson has notable professional experience on tax, healthcare, medicare & medicaid, budget & appropriations, and financial institutions & securities issues. Ryan previously worked at K&L GATES LLP with no active client. Ryan has represented 33 total clients.

Practice Areas

Areas of Experience

TAX

CALIFORNIA CLEAN ENERGY FUND - Advisory and financing services focused on the energy sector.
Duration : 0.8 years (2013 - 2013) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $70,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 1696, S. 795: Master Limited Partnerships Parity Act.

Algenol, LLC - Algae production company.
Duration : 0.8 years (2015 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $0.00 (monthly) - $50,000.00 (total)
- Yet to be introduced legislation related to section 45Q on CO2 utilization.

STARBUCKS COFFEE CORP
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $430,000.00 (total)
- Proposals which promote tax reform, including international tax issues (no specific legislation).

Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, Inc. - Infrastructure asset manager.
Duration : 0.5 years (2015 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $40,000.00 (total)
- S. 1186, Move America Act of 2015: infrastructure investments. U.S. Budget of the President, FY2016: Highway Trust Fund reauthorization.

AGC FLAT GLASS NORTH AMERICA INC
Duration : 2.2 years (2012 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $0.00 (monthly) - $40,000.00 (total)
- Issues related to solar glass and energy efficiency (no specific bill).

ALGAE BIOMASS ORGANIZATION FKA ALGAL BIOMASS ORGANIZATION - Trade association.
Duration : 4.0 years (2012 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $10,000.00 (monthly) - $390,000.00 (total)
- Yet to be introduced tax extenders legislation: extension of second generation biofuels tax credit.

ADVANCED ENERGY ECONOMY INSTITUTE FKA CLEAN ECONOMY NETWORK - Trade association promoting clean technology.
Duration : 2.7 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $390,000.00 (total)
- Issues related to energy tax reform, no specific legislation at this time.

Church Alliance - Coalition of 37 denominational benefit programs that provide pensions and health benefits.
Duration : 6.0 years (2011 - 2016) inactive
Revenue : $30,000.00 (monthly) - $2,590,000.00 (total)
- Issues related to pensions (no specific legislation).

REG Life Sciences - Production of renewable chemicals, fuels and other products.
Duration : 0.7 years (2015 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $3,333.00 (monthly) - $20,000.00 (total)
- Issues related to renewable chemical tax credits.

BABCOCK & WILCOX COMPANY - Power generation and emissions control equipment
Duration : 0.2 years (2014 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $20,000.00 (total)
- Yet to be introduced legislation to extend expiring tax credits and change corporate tax rates.

EtaGen, Inc. - Developing and deploying technology to provide efficient on-site power generation.
Duration : 1.2 years (2015 - 2016) inactive
Revenue : $20,000.00 (monthly) - $180,000.00 (total)
- Legislation to extend energy tax incentives and provide parity for high-efficiency engines.

SILURIA TECHNOLOGIES, INC. - Production of fuels and other products from natural gas.
Duration : 3.8 years (2012 - 2016) inactive
Revenue : $13,333.00 (monthly) - $1,270,000.00 (total)
- Tax incentives for methane conversion technology (no bill at this time).

Qnergy - Engineering and manufacturing of Stirling Engines.
Duration : (Registration) inactive
Revenue : $0.00 (monthly) - $0.00 (total)
- Inclusion of Stirling clean energy devices within the Investment Tax Credit.
Partners HealthCare
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $26,667.00 (monthly) - $690,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 2646, Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act of 2015, entire bill.

The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York - Higher education - private university
Duration : 0.2 years (2015 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $50,000.00 (total)
- Matters related to health professional shortage areas (no specific bill).

CCN AMERICA - Provides 340b pharmacy and case management services.
Duration : 3.2 years (2012 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $13,333.00 (monthly) - $400,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 6, 21st Century Cures Act: 34b provisions.

Church Alliance - Coalition of 37 denominational benefit programs that provide pensions and health benefits.
Duration : 6.0 years (2011 - 2016) inactive
Revenue : $30,000.00 (monthly) - $2,590,000.00 (total)
- Support implementation of P.L. 111-148, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: small business tax credits, premium tax credits and cost-sharing issues (no specific bill). S. 1164, Church Health Plan Act (entire bill).

SOUTHEAST ALASKA REGIONAL HEALTH CONSORTIA
Duration : 1.0 years (2011 - 2012) inactive
Revenue : $3,333.00 (monthly) - $20,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 2584, Unnumbered Senate bill, FY2012 Interior, Environment and Related Agencies Appropriations Act; P.L. 112-74, Fiscal 2012 Omnibus Act: provisions relating to funding for Indian Health Service

CAPE FEAR VALLEY HEALTH SYSTEM - Health care system.
Duration : 1.7 years (2013 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $3,333.00 (monthly) - $110,000.00 (total)
- Matters affecting Medicare audits and recovery audit contractors (no specific bill).

TUFTS HEALTH PLAN
Duration : 1.2 years (2011 - 2012) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $100,000.00 (total)
- Implementation of P.L. 111-148, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: issues related to Medicare payments, ACOs and other system changes.

VIDANT HEALTH - Health care provider for Eastern North Carolina.
Duration : 0.5 years (2014 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $100,000.00 (total)
- Status of a community hospital in Belhaven, N.C.
Partners HealthCare
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $26,667.00 (monthly) - $690,000.00 (total)
- Sustainable growth rate reform; funding for federally supported research. Implementation of the Affordable Care Act: proposals affecting Medicare and Medicaid funding and proposed changes to Medicare hospital reimbursement policies.

OMEROS CORPORATION - Biopharmaceutical company.
Duration : 0.2 years (2016 - 2016) inactive
Revenue : $20,000.00 (monthly) - $60,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 1178, S. 1466, Ensuring Equal Access to Treatments Act of 2015: Medicare packaged payment reform.

CCN AMERICA - Provides 340b pharmacy and case management services.
Duration : 3.2 years (2012 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $13,333.00 (monthly) - $400,000.00 (total)
- 340B drug discount program (no specific legislation).

QUALITY REIMBURSEMENT SERVICES
Duration : 0.3 years (2012 - 2012) inactive
Revenue : $10,000.00 (monthly) - $30,000.00 (total)
- Regulation of the 340b program.

TRINITY HEALTH FKA CATHOLIC HEALTH EAST
Duration : 2.7 years (2011 - 2013) inactive
Revenue : $13,333.00 (monthly) - $280,000.00 (total)
- Implementation of P.L. 111-148, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: issues related to Medicare payments to hospitals. H.R. 1, Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011: Medicare payments to hospitals.

Lancaster General Hospital - Hospital system
Duration : 1.2 years (2011 - 2012) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $140,000.00 (total)
- Departments of Labor and Health and Human Services Appropriations FY2012 (no bill yet): issues related to Medicare payments to hospitals.

Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS)
Duration : 4.7 years (2011 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $10,000.00 (monthly) - $1,320,000.00 (total)
- Issues relared to the regulation of medical imaging payments.

CAPE FEAR VALLEY HEALTH SYSTEM - Health care system.
Duration : 1.7 years (2013 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $3,333.00 (monthly) - $110,000.00 (total)
- Issues pertaining to Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) audits, no specific legislation.

TUFTS HEALTH PLAN
Duration : 1.2 years (2011 - 2012) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $100,000.00 (total)
- Implementation of P.L. 111-148, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: issues related to Medicare payments, ACOs and other system changes.
Partners HealthCare
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $26,667.00 (monthly) - $690,000.00 (total)
- Biomedical research funding, no specific bill.

New Venture Fund - Non-Proft Organization
Duration : 3.0 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $13,333.00 (monthly) - $670,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 5013, S. 2499, State Department and Foreign Operations Appropriations FY2015: development assistance, global health programs, and USAID operating expenses accounts including water funding across all accounts. Work with WASH Advocates project to increase support for U.S. water and sanitation funding in the developing world. H.R. 2901, Senator Paul Simon Water for the World Act, all provisions.

SIXTEEN THIRTY FUND - Supports public interest projects focused on global health.
Duration : 0.2 years (2013 - 2013) inactive
Revenue : $13,333.00 (monthly) - $40,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 2855, S. 1372, State Department and Foreign Operations Appropriations FY2014: development assistance, global health programs and USAID operating expenses accounts. H.R. 152, Disaster Relief Appropriations Act: defense against amendments cutting poverty-focused development assistance.

CLARK STREET ASSOCIATES - High technology consulting.
Duration : 0.2 years (2012 - 2012) inactive
Revenue : $10,000.00 (monthly) - $30,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 2055, Fiscal 2012 Omnibus Appropriations: Title II Research, Development, Test and Evaluation: issues related to nanotechnology enabled defense research, including funding for facilities.

SILURIA TECHNOLOGIES, INC. - Production of fuels and other products from natural gas.
Duration : 3.8 years (2012 - 2016) inactive
Revenue : $13,333.00 (monthly) - $1,270,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 2609, S. 1245, Energy and Water Appropriations FY2014: issues regarding Department of Energy grant competition selection process.
Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, Inc. - Infrastructure asset manager.
Duration : 0.5 years (2015 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $40,000.00 (total)
- S. 1186, Move America Act of 2015: Infrastructure investments U.S. Budget of the President, FY2016: Highway Trust Fund reauthorization.

Church Alliance - Coalition of 37 denominational benefit programs that provide pensions and health benefits.
Duration : 6.0 years (2011 - 2016) inactive
Revenue : $30,000.00 (monthly) - $2,590,000.00 (total)
- Support passage of H.R. 33, To amend the Securities Act of 1933 to specify when certain securities issued in connection with church plans are treated as exempted securities for purposes of that Act: all provisions.
CALIFORNIA CLEAN ENERGY FUND - Advisory and financing services focused on the energy sector.
Duration : 0.8 years (2013 - 2013) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $70,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 1696, S. 795: Master Limited Partnerships Parity Act.

Algenol, LLC - Algae production company.
Duration : 0.8 years (2015 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $0.00 (monthly) - $50,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 2028, Energy and Water Appropriations FY2016: carbon utilization funding and support. S. 1282, A bill to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to require the Secretary of Energy to consider the objective of improving the conversion, use, and storage of carbon dioxide produced from fossil fuels..., entire bill.

AGC FLAT GLASS NORTH AMERICA INC
Duration : 2.2 years (2012 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $0.00 (monthly) - $40,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 5171, unnumbered Senate bill, Department of Interior Appropriations FY2015: EnergyStar windows.

ALGAE BIOMASS ORGANIZATION FKA ALGAL BIOMASS ORGANIZATION - Trade association.
Duration : 4.0 years (2012 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $10,000.00 (monthly) - $390,000.00 (total)
- Executive agency action: support algae-based biofuels and products and the inclusion of algae in the renewable fuel standard. H.R. 1149, To amend the Clean Air Act to include algae-based biofuel in the renewable fuel program and amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to include algae-based biofuel in the cellulosic biofuel producer credit: entire bill. S. 1564, Renewable Fuel Parity Act of 2011: entire bill. CONT. NEXT PAGE..... Unnumbered bill, FY2013 Energy and Water Appropriations: b...

BABCOCK & WILCOX COMPANY - Power generation and emissions control equipment
Duration : 0.2 years (2014 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $20,000.00 (total)
- Department of Energy nuclear R&D and science programs such as SMR. Executive and Congressional response to security breach at Y-12 nuclear facility. Y-12/Pantex procurement and bid protest.

CERES - Coalition of investors, environmental and public interest organizations
Duration : (Registration) inactive
Revenue : $0.00 (monthly) - $0.00 (total)
- Issues pertaining to the Master Limited Partnership Act.
New Venture Fund - Non-Proft Organization
Duration : 3.0 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $13,333.00 (monthly) - $670,000.00 (total)
- Work with Eastern Congo Initiative project to raise awareness regarding U.S. programmatic and funding policy related to Democratic Republic of Congo (no specific bill). H.R. 1, Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011; S. 1601, State-Foreign Operations Appropriations FY2012; H.R. 2055, Consolidated Appropriations 2012: funding for development assistance.

STARBUCKS COFFEE CORP
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $430,000.00 (total)
- Issues pertaining to company agriculture support programs in developing countries (no specific legislation).

SIXTEEN THIRTY FUND - Supports public interest projects focused on global health.
Duration : 0.2 years (2013 - 2013) inactive
Revenue : $13,333.00 (monthly) - $40,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 2855, S. 1372, State Department and Foreign Operations Appropriations FY2014: development assistance, global health programs and USAID operating expenses accounts. H.R. 152, Disaster Relief Appropriations Act: defense against amendments cutting poverty-focused development assistance.
ALGAE BIOMASS ORGANIZATION FKA ALGAL BIOMASS ORGANIZATION - Trade association.
Duration : 4.0 years (2012 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $10,000.00 (monthly) - $390,000.00 (total)
- Executive actions: implementation of Title IX biofuel provisions and algae as a crop.
The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York - Higher education - private university
Duration : 0.2 years (2015 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $50,000.00 (total)
- Efforts related to STEM and BRAIN initiatives, sexual abuse on campus, patent reform, and on research and development funding (no specific bill).

STARBUCKS COFFEE CORP
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $430,000.00 (total)
- Issues pertaining to company higher education employee benefits (no specific legislation).

GILAD GOVERNMENT RELATIONS & LOBBYING
Duration : 0.7 years (2013 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $150,000.00 (total)
- Drug and alcohol abuse education (no legislation at this time). Distracted and impaired driving education (no legislation at this time).
STARBUCKS COFFEE CORP
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $430,000.00 (total)
- Company veterans programs and initiatives (no specific legislation).

TRINITY HEALTH FKA CATHOLIC HEALTH EAST
Duration : 2.7 years (2011 - 2013) inactive
Revenue : $13,333.00 (monthly) - $280,000.00 (total)
- Support veterans health issues (no specific legislation).
Algenol, LLC - Algae production company.
Duration : 0.8 years (2015 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $0.00 (monthly) - $50,000.00 (total)
- Proposed EPA rules related to sections 111(b) and 111(d) of the Clean Air Act on CO2 emission reductions for new and existing power plants.

STARBUCKS COFFEE CORP
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $430,000.00 (total)
- Issues related to ethical sourcing and green buildings (no specific legislation).

ADVANCED ENERGY ECONOMY INSTITUTE FKA CLEAN ECONOMY NETWORK - Trade association promoting clean technology.
Duration : 2.7 years (2011 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $390,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 2354, FY2012 Energy and Water Appropriations (Senate bill not yet introduced): clean technology funding. Unnumbered House and Senate tax reform bills potentially affecting clean technology.
PITNEY BOWES
Duration : 0.5 years (2011 - 2012) inactive
Revenue : $150,000.00 (monthly) - $800,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 2309, To Restore the Financial Solvency of the United States Postal Service: all provisions. S. 1789, 21st Century Postal Service Act of 2012: all provisions.
Partners HealthCare
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $26,667.00 (monthly) - $690,000.00 (total)
- S. 1137, Protecting American Talent and Entrepreneurship Act of 2015 (PATENT Act), H.R. 9, the Innovation Act, entire bills.
STARBUCKS COFFEE CORP
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $430,000.00 (total)
- Issues pertaining to proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, African Growth Opportunity Act, H.R. 2845: trade provisions.

BABCOCK & WILCOX COMPANY - Power generation and emissions control equipment
Duration : 0.2 years (2014 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $20,000.00 (total)
- H.R. 2449, To authorize the President to extend the term of the Agreement for Cooperation between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Korea Concerning Civil Uses of Nuclear Energy, entire bill. H.R. 3766, To amend the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 to require congressional approval of agreements for peaceful nuclear cooperation with foreign countries, and for other purposes, entire bill.
TUFTS HEALTH PLAN
Duration : 1.2 years (2011 - 2012) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $100,000.00 (total)
- Implementation of P.L. 111-148, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: issues related to Medicare payments, ACOs and other system changes.
STARBUCKS COFFEE CORP
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $430,000.00 (total)
- Issues pertaining to company programs related to workforce employment and training programs (no specific legislation).
STARBUCKS COFFEE CORP
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $430,000.00 (total)
- Issues pertaining to company programs related to civic engagement (no specific legislation).
STARBUCKS COFFEE CORP
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $430,000.00 (total)
- Mobile payments technology (no specific legislation).

NEUROTECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY ORGANIZATION
Duration : 0.7 years (2011 - 2012) inactive
Revenue : $0.00 (monthly) - $0.00 (total)
- H.R. 2596, S. 1572, Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012; H.R. 2112, Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2012: all provisions pertaining to neuroscience issues and programs.
GILAD GOVERNMENT RELATIONS & LOBBYING
Duration : 0.7 years (2013 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $150,000.00 (total)
- Biometric enabled firearm clips (no legislation at this time).
STARBUCKS COFFEE CORP
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $430,000.00 (total)
- General redevelopment issues (no specific legislation).
GILAD GOVERNMENT RELATIONS & LOBBYING
Duration : 0.7 years (2013 - 2014) inactive
Revenue : $16,667.00 (monthly) - $150,000.00 (total)
- Support for water and natural gas leak prevention technology (no specific legislation).
REG Life Sciences - Production of renewable chemicals, fuels and other products.
Duration : 0.7 years (2015 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $3,333.00 (monthly) - $20,000.00 (total)
- S. 697, Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act: issues related to renewable chemical policies and regulations.
REG Life Sciences - Production of renewable chemicals, fuels and other products.
Duration : 0.7 years (2015 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $3,333.00 (monthly) - $20,000.00 (total)
- S. 697, Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act: issues related to renewable chemical policies and regulations.
Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, Inc. - Infrastructure asset manager.
Duration : 0.5 years (2015 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $6,667.00 (monthly) - $40,000.00 (total)
- Issues related to FAA's Airport Privatization Program.
Partners HealthCare
Duration : 2.0 years (2014 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $26,667.00 (monthly) - $690,000.00 (total)
- Sustainable growth rate reform; funding for federally supported research. Implementation of the Affordable Care Act: proposals affecting Medicare and Medicaid funding and proposed changes to Medicare hospital reimbursement policies.

Forterra, Inc. - Business service provider.
Duration : 0.2 years (2015 - 2015) inactive
Revenue : $3,333.00 (monthly) - $10,000.00 (total)
- Executive agency action: implementation of association health plans.
Church Alliance - Coalition of 37 denominational benefit programs that provide pensions and health benefits.
Duration : 6.0 years (2011 - 2016) inactive
Revenue : $30,000.00 (monthly) - $2,590,000.00 (total)
- Implementation of P.L. 111-148, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and P.L. 111-203, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: definition of qualified church plan.

Top Expertise

  • TAX
  • HEALTHCARE
  • MEDICARE & MEDICAID
  • BUDGET & APPROPRIATIONS
  • FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS & SECURITIES

Clients

Current

Past

  • ADVANCED ENERGY ECONOMY INSTITUTE FKA CLEAN ECONOMY NETWORK
  • AGC FLAT GLASS NORTH AMERICA INC
  • ALGAE BIOMASS ORGANIZATION FKA ALGAL BIOMASS ORGANIZATION
  • Algenol, LLC
  • BABCOCK & WILCOX COMPANY
  • CALIFORNIA CLEAN ENERGY FUND
  • CAPE FEAR VALLEY HEALTH SYSTEM
  • CCN AMERICA
  • CERES
  • CLARK STREET ASSOCIATES
  • Church Alliance
  • EtaGen, Inc.
  • Forterra, Inc.
  • GILAD GOVERNMENT RELATIONS & LOBBYING
  • Lancaster General Hospital
  • Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, Inc.
  • NEUROTECHNOLOGY INDUSTRY ORGANIZATION
  • New Venture Fund
  • OMEROS CORPORATION
  • PITNEY BOWES
  • Partners HealthCare
  • QUALITY REIMBURSEMENT SERVICES
  • Qnergy
  • REG Life Sciences
  • SILURIA TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
  • SIXTEEN THIRTY FUND
  • SOUTHEAST ALASKA REGIONAL HEALTH CONSORTIA
  • STARBUCKS COFFEE CORP
  • Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS)
  • TRINITY HEALTH FKA CATHOLIC HEALTH EAST
  • TUFTS HEALTH PLAN
  • The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York
  • VIDANT HEALTH