Jose Ruiz is an associate in the Civil Litigation section of the firm’s New Orleans office. Jose represents a variety of clients including retail companies, restaurants, trucking companies, and insurance companies in matters related to insurance defense and premises liability. He has experience handling cases from the date of initial assignment to the final jury verdict, and is therefore able to tailor his legal strategies on a case-by-case basis to most effectively and efficiently meet his clients’ needs.
While in law school at Tulane University, Jose served as the Executive Chair of Finance for the Student Bar Association and received the CALI Award in Excellence for Sports Law: Antitrust. Additionally, Jose held an externship with the Hon. Greg G. Guidry at the Louisiana Supreme Court and an internship with the Hon. Nannette Jolivette Brown at the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.