Kevin A. Ruby Esquire


Columbia, Maryland
410-995-1515 (Local)
301-854-9000 (Local)

Mr. Ruby received his undergraduate degree from Brown University in 1994. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Law in 1997, after receiving the William H. Wallace Award for excellence in litigation skills and being selected as a national member of The Order of Barristers for excellence in courtroom advocacy.

Following law school, Mr. Ruby was admitted to the Virginia State Bar, and worked as an associate attorney for the law firm of Redmon, Boykin & Braswell. While there, he provided litigation services for Federal and State cases both at the trial and appellate levels. The areas of practice included personal injury, RICO and anti trust claims, and Federal claims for the Department of Risk Management.

In 1999, Mr. Ruby joined Portner & Shure, P.A. as a litigation associate and shortly thereafter was admitted to the Maryland State Bar.  He is currently a partner and the head of the litigation department.  Mr. Ruby has successfully tried and settled cases involving motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice, assaults, contract disputes, and work related accidents throughout Maryland and Virginia. He regularly handles felonies and misdemeanors, in State and Federal Court.

As head of the litigation department, Mr. Ruby has been able to obtain maximum results in personal injury and medical malpractice cases. Mr. Ruby's representations have resulted in millions of dollars in recoveries for his clients.  Mr. Ruby regularly appears in more than a dozen state and Federal jurisdictions throughout Virginia and Maryland.

Mr. Ruby is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association, Virginia Bar Association, and the Federal Bar Association.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Workers' Compensation Law