Ruby Nagamine is an associate in the firm’s Seattle office where she is a member of the Commercial Disputes practice group. Ruby has assisted clients in a broad range of litigation matters including breach of contract, breach of post-employment restrictive covenants, copyright infringement, and trade secret misappropriation. She is experienced with multiple stages of litigation including pleadings, fact discovery, and motions practice, as well as strategic pre-litigation advice.
In addition, Ruby maintains an active pro bono practice, including representing domestic violence survivors in obtaining protection orders and representing asylum seekers in immigration proceedings.
Ruby was a summer associate at K&L Gates in 2017 and 2018.
During law school, she was a legal writing fellow (student teacher for a required first-year legal writing course), senior editor of the University of Pennsylvania Law Review, and Vice President of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association.
Before attending law school, Ruby supported three Assistant U.S. Attorneys as a legal assistant in the Civil Division of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Washington.
- Member, Asian Bar Association of Washington
- Co-author, Washington Lawyer’s Practice Manual, Evidence Chapter (2020–present)