Ruth A. Rauls

Ruth A. Rauls

Partner

Contact Info

Phone: (609) 452-5049
Fax: (609) 452-6114

Primary Office

Princeton
650 College Road East
Suite 4000
Princeton, NJ 08540-6603

Secondary Office

New York
1270 Avenue of the Americas
Suite 2005
New York, NY 10020

Ruth A. Rauls

Ruth concentrates her practice on complex commercial litigation, employment litigation, real estate litigation and litigation involving closely-held corporations. She has extensive experience litigating matters at the trial and appellate levels in state and federal court in New Jersey and New York, as well as in private mediations and arbitrations. She has litigated claims arising under the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act, the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination, and various other federal and state statutory and common law causes of action.

Experience

Select examples of Ruth's experience include:

  • Successfully argued the confirmation of a multi-million dollar arbitration award in the New York Appellate Division, First Department
  • Second-chaired a multi-week bench trial in New Jersey state court involving a shareholder dispute in a closely-held corporation
  • Performed an internal investigation for a nonprofit entity of an employment discrimination, harassment and retaliation complaint
  • Obtained a preliminary injunction in New Jersey state court enforcing a restrictive covenant in an employment contract
  • Defended one of the nation's largest integrated pharmacy companies in a lease dispute in New Jersey federal court
  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of a financial services firm in a breach of contract action in New York state court
  • Defended common law and statutory claims against title insurers in New Jersey federal and state courts

Thought Leadership

Credentials and Accolades

Honors and Awards

Selected to the New Leaders of the Bar list, The New Jersey Law Journal, 2017

Named a "Future Star" in New Jersey by Benchmark Litigation, 2018 edition

Named a "Top Litigator Under 40" by Benchmark Litigation, 2017-present

Selected to the Rising Stars list, NJ Super Lawyers Magazine, 2013-present

Memberships and Affiliations

The John C. Lifland American Inn of Court 

New Jersey State Bar Association 

New York State Bar Association 

Mercer County Bar Association 

Middlesex County Bar Association 

Monmouth County Bar Association 

Board of Directors, Dress for Success Mercer County

Education

J.D., Rutgers University School of Law - Newark

  • Managing Editor, Women's Rights Law Reporter
  • University Merit Scholar

B.A., B.S., Saint Louis University, 2001, magna cum laude

  • Dean's List

Bar Admissions

New Jersey
New York

Firm Management Positions

Career Development Committee

Clerkships

Honorable Thomas N. Lyons, New Jersey Superior Court, Chancery Division

Ruth concentrates her practice on complex commercial litigation, employment litigation, real estate litigation and litigation involving closely-held corporations. She has extensive experience litigating matters at the trial and appellate levels in state and federal court in New Jersey and New York, as well as in private mediations and arbitrations. She has litigated claims arising under the New Jersey Consumer Fraud Act, the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination, and various other federal and state statutory and common law causes of action.

Experience

Select examples of Ruth's experience include:

  • Successfully argued the confirmation of a multi-million dollar arbitration award in the New York Appellate Division, First Department
  • Second-chaired a multi-week bench trial in New Jersey state court involving a shareholder dispute in a closely-held corporation
  • Performed an internal investigation for a nonprofit entity of an employment discrimination, harassment and retaliation complaint
  • Obtained a preliminary injunction in New Jersey state court enforcing a restrictive covenant in an employment contract
  • Defended one of the nation's largest integrated pharmacy companies in a lease dispute in New Jersey federal court
  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of a financial services firm in a breach of contract action in New York state court
  • Defended common law and statutory claims against title insurers in New Jersey federal and state courts

In addition to her state bar admissions, Ruth is admitted to practice law before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

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