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John Raymond Ruhl

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Professional Misconduct

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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top Rated Lawyer in TransportationAmerican Lawyer Media2013
Super LawyerWashington Super Lawyers2013
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2012
Super LawyersWashington Law & Politics Magazine2011
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2010
Super LawyersWashington Law & Politics Magazine2009
Super LawyersWashington Law & Politics Magazine2008
Super LawyerWashington Law & Politics Magazine2007
Outstanding Young Lawyer AwardKing County Bar Association1986

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Member/AttorneyRyan, Swanson & Cleveland, PLLC2010 - Present
Managing PartnerEisenhower & Carlson, PLLC1995 - 2010
Managing PartnerHiscock & Barclay, LLP1989 - 1995
PartnerMerkel Caine & Donohue1985 - 1988
PartnerSax & MacIver1979 - 1985
Law ClerkWashington State Court of Appeals1978 - 1979

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Puget Sound Chapter of Risk Management AssociationVice President2011 - Present
King County Bar AssociationPresident2006 - 2007
Washington State Bar AssociationSpecial Disciplinary Counsel2001 - Present
American Judicature Society, Washington ChapterTreasurer2000 - 2004
Transportation Lawyers AssociationMember, Executive Committee Member1998 - 2000
Conference of Freight CounselMemberN/A
Association for Transportation Law, Logistics and PolicyMemberN/A
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Publication NameTitleDate
Risk Management AssociationEnforcing Commercial Guaranties In and Out of Bankruptcy Court2011
Risk Management Association10 Commandments for Avoiding Lender Liability2010
Washington State Bar NewsFlood of Money Endangers Perception of Judges’ Impartiality2008
Washington Lawyers Practice ManualEnforcing Mechanics' Materialmen's and Laborers' Liens2005

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Golden Gate UniversityN/AM.S., Taxation1991
University of Notre DameN/AJ.D.1978
Seattle UniversityN/AB.A., summa cum laude1974

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Risk Management Association ConferenceChair and Speaker, "Avoiding Mistakes and Traps in Bankruptcy Court,"2011
Risk Management Association ConferenceChair and Speaker, Commercial Loan Workouts: Tools and Strategies for Lenders2010
Transportation Lawyers Association Annual ConferenceSorting Out Conflicts of Laws Issues in Class Actions2009
Continuing Legal Education SeminarCase Initiation and Service of Process in the United States District Courts2001