Our Team


Our Team

Meet the dedicated professionals working every day to protect your future.


David Ryan

Owner & Founder

Since leaving Apple in 2016, David has focused his legal practice on advising eBay, Facebook and other smaller technology companies, including start-ups, on their contracts, governance, policy and consolidations. David founded PROVIDENTIA LAW CORPORATION in 2018 to share his corporate counseling practice and to launch a new wealth preservation practice.

David has over 30 years of international business experience, he has lived and worked for extended periods in Europe, the Asia Pacific and the US, gaining knowledge and expertise in several verticals, including tech, e-commerce, digital health, commercial real estate & media.

David is a licensed attorney of the State Bar of California and a Barrister of the Inner Temple.

He holds a first-class bachelor’s degree in law from BPP University College, London and a master’s degree in law from the Gould School of Law at the University of Southern California. David is also an accredited commercial mediator.

In David’s spare time he enjoys spending time with his family, endurance cycling, skiing and sailing - David is a US Coastguard-licensed Captain. David is a member of the Parish Council of St Nicholas and St William, Los Altos, and a frequent lector.

Jonathan Tung

Associate Attorney

Mr. Tung is an associate with Providentia Law and skilled practitioner who focuses on the strategic aspects of law & motion in the California courts. He has advised various startups on the very frontier of complex legal issues including crypto-currency and cannabis startups on issues of employment, labor law, venture capital funding, and valuation.

He has secured injunctive remedies against pre-judgment defendants in both commercial and personal matters and has employed the legal tools of pre-trial asset attachment as well as post-judgment-enforcement of court orders.

He brings objective strategic client support to Providentia Law and provides its clients with superior legal service.

Why does a successful commercial attorney, the founder of Providentia Law, get into wealth preservation?

Because my clients create wealth, sometimes generational wealth, and need to protect that wealth.

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