Jens C. RuizJens Ruiz’s practice encompasses all aspects of civil litigation with a concentration in the areas of product liability, warranty litigation, and casualty defense. Jens defends clients in the manufacturing, distribution, retail, automotive, boating, marine and personal watercraft industries in state and federal courts in Florida.

Prior to joining Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell, Jens practiced with a national litigation defense firm handling product liability, professional liability, general liability, and other complex civil matters. In addition, he has gained extensive experience handling insurance coverage matters and bad faith litigation. Jens has also worked as a claims professional for a national specialty liability lines insurer, overseeing complex employment practices litigation.

During law school, Jens worked for a number of governmental and policy-making entities, including the New York State Attorney General Environmental Protection Bureau, the Civil Court of the City of New York, and the New York City Fire Department Intergovernmental Affairs. Before attending law school, he was involved in politics and worked for a number of statewide and national campaigns as well as a political party.

  • Language

    • German
  • Education

    New York Law School - J.D., 2011
    • Dean's List - Fall 2010
    • Dean's List High Honors-Fall 2009
    Syracuse University - B.A., Political Science, 2005
  • Bar Admissions

    • New York (2013)
    • Florida (2012)
  • Court Admissions

    • U. S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
    • U. S. District Courts of Florida (Southern)
  • Notable Cases

    • Morejon vs. Louisville Ladder Inc.  >>
  • Professional & Civic Activities

    • Product Liability Liability Council (PLAC)
    • Defense Research Institute
    • Dade County Bar Association
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