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Ruth E Singer

Criminal defense Attorney at Viera, FL

5.0   4 reviews
  • State Years
    Oklahoma - OK 10 years
    Florida - FL 15 years
  • Licensed for 10 years
    State OK
    Acquired 2014
    Authorized to Practice Law No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 15 years
    State FL
    Acquired 2008
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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Before going to law school, Ruth attended the University of Florida, where she majored in psychology and became a die-hard Gator fan.  After graduating summa cum laude from UF, she moved to Brevard County and worked as a legal assistant for a local real estate firm.


While in law school at the Florida A&M University College of Law, Ruth was the Editor-in-Chief of the Law Review and a member of the National Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Team, among many other activities.   In 2008, Ruth graduated first in her law school class and delivered the valedictory speech at graduation.  She went on to clerk for the Honorable Gail A. Randall, Administrative Law Judge for the Drug Enforcement Administration, in Arlington, Virginia.


Ruth returned to Central Florida in 2009, and served as an Assistant Public Defender in Orlando from 2009 to 2011.  She entered private practice in 2011.


Ruth believes strongly that the best lawyer-client relationships are those that function as a team.  She strives to blend the best aspects of modern and traditional approaches to the practice of law, with the goal of making practical, high-quality legal representation accessible and affordable.

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The Singer Firm, P.A.
1370 Bedford Drive, Ste 104
By Appointment
Viera, FL, 32940

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Posted by Eric | October 6, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Great results!! Professional easy to work with
Ruth came highly recommended to me by a friend. At my bond hearing she got my bail reduced from $100,000 to $10,000 and got the condition of a GPS ankle bracelet removed so I could go back to work and keep my job. My case was dropped without any conviction and she even had my arrest record expunged. She went above and beyond and exceeded my expectations I highly recommend hiring Ruth singer
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Posted by anonymous | August 24, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
First priority
This is the first time I have had to seek legal representation and I could not have hoped for better. Rith Singer was thorough and explained all the steps that would happen, kepping me updated as each step was made. She was very honest and patient with me and all my questions about the process for my case. I felt as if I was her first priority.
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Posted by Carmine | March 15, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
Great Attorney
I am writing this review because if anyone deserves one it is Ruth Singer. I had an inconceivable legal experience in Brevard County. When I contacted the Singer Firm. I had a conversation with Ruth Singer who I found to professional and informative. Ruth Singer quoted me an amount on what it would cost to handle my case. I found it to be more than reasonable after speaking with other attorneys. While addressing my case Ruth Singer kept me informed and updated me every step of the way. I felt confident she was on the case. When I would contact her via phone or email if not available she would get back to me asap. Ruth Singer was diligent and totally proficient. Without going into details I had a very positive outcome with my case due largely to Ruth Singer. I highly recommend her for legal counsel. Carmine
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Posted by Kim | February 2, 2015
Honest, Ethical and Always kept me Informed
I retained Ruth for a business legal issue. From day one, I was given all of my options and recommendations. I understood everything about my legal issue and Ruth thoroughly prepared me for court prior to our court date. On the day of court, Ruth met us at the courthouse and made sure I was relaxed and ready. She was brilliant! The judge even made a comment (after our case) about what a great lawyer she was and how well she represented me. I would highly recommend 'The Singer Firm" for any and all legal issues. We plan on using her again soon in the near future for some personal business.
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AVVO RATING 9.7 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • The Singer Firm, P.A.
  • 2014 - Present
  • Contract Attorney
  • The Cheek Law Firm, PLLC
  • 2013 - 2014
  • Associate
  • Ringer, Henry, Buckley & Seacord, P.A.
  • 2011 - 2013
  • Assistant Public Defender
  • Office of the Public Defender, 9th Judicial Circuit
  • 2009 - 2011
  • Attorney Advisor
  • Drug Enforcement Administration, Office of Administrative Law Judges
  • 2008 - 2009
  • Editor in Chief
  • Florida A&M University Law Review
  • 2007 - 2008
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  • Florida A&M University College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2008
  • University of Florida College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 2002


  • Brevard County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers
  • Member
  • 2005 - Present
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2011 - 2013
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2006 - 2015
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2005 - 2012
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • AV Peer Review Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • Valedictorian
  • Florida A&M University College of Law
  • 2008
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  • DePaul Journal for Social Justice
  • Race Ipsa? Racial Profiling, Terrorism and the Future
  • 2008

Speaking Engagements

  • Florida A&M University Law Review Induction Ceremony
  • Lessons from Law Review
  • 2013

Attorney endorsements

Received (10)
Given (7)
Endorse Ruth
Criminal defense Attorney | Nov 27
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Ruth is very knowledgeable on criminal law and procedure. She fights for her clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | Mar 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. She is talented, aggressive, and cares about her clients."
Unknown Attorney | Jun 10
Relationship: Co-worker
"Ruth and I worked together at the Public Defender's Office for almost three years. She is an outstanding attorney with a keen mind for legal issues. She can find a needle in a haystack when it comes to case law. She's creative about her arguments and diligent with her cases. She is honest, respectful, and all-around an amazing attorney. I was lucky to practice law with her. She is still one of the people I go to when I need another attorney's opinion on a matter. This is an attorney you should never think twice about hiring. She is pure excellence in the practice of law."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 10
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I highly endorse Ms. Singer. She provides very thoughtful, intelligent and complete answers here on Avvo. She has a keen legal mind. Her clients are in outstanding hands!"
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 09
Relationship: Co-worker
"Attorney Singer is a dedicated attorney who zelously represents her client. She goes above and beyond when it comes to finding a way way to help her clients. I highly recommend this attorney."
Unknown Attorney | Jan 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jan 23
Relationship: Friend
"Ms. Singer is an accomplished criminal defense attorney, and I always respect her opinions. In fact, I've recommended her for positions for which we were both competing in the past."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jan 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. I previously worked with Ms. Singer in the criminal defense field. Ms. Singer is a highly competent attorney who defends her clients with integrity, compassion, and a high level of preparedness. I would not hesitate to hire Ms. Singer for any legal issue for which she is currently accepting clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jan 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Ms. Singer. I worked with Ms. Singer for many years in the criminal defense field, and I know that Ms. Singer is an extremely intelligent attorney who vigorously defends her clients, and truly cares about the outcome of each and every case she handles. I would not hesitate to hire Ms. Singer for any legal issue for which she is currently accepting clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jun 09
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I was formerly trial partners with Ruth at the Public Defender's Office. She is one of the most intelligent and ethical attorneys that I have ever known."
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