Matthew B. Ruble has been a lawyer in Maryland for 35 years.Mr. Ruble earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Pittsburgh, graduating cum laude; his Juris Doctor from the University of Baltimore School of Law where he earned consecutive AmJur Awards for the highest achievement in Contract law; and his Master of Science in Real Estate Development from The Johns Hopkins University.
Mr. Ruble’s clients are businesses and individuals with real estate, or trust and estate disputes. He has extensive experience litigating and resolving disputes in construction, title, lease, contracts, wills, trusts, and estates. He represents clients in administrative hearings, in court and jury trials, and in arbitration and mediation hearings. He also practices before appellate courts.Active in both the legal and business communities, Mr. Ruble brings his experience to each new representation, helping clients analyze when and how to resolve their legal disputes.
Mr. Ruble also serves as a private neutral to resolve disputes.He is an Arbitrator and Mediator for the Construction Industry, Commercial, and Large and Complex Case Panels of the American Arbitration Association, and a Mediator for several Circuit Courts. He has resolved more than one hundred fifty cases as Arbitrator, and as many as a Court-appointed or private Mediator. Mr. Ruble has served as Court Auditor for the Circuit Court for Frederick County since 2007. He is an active member of the American Bar Association, the Maryland State Bar Association, and the Frederick County Bar Association (Past President).Mr. Ruble has served as President of the Rotary Club of Frederick, as a director of Christmas in April, Frederick County, as the Chair of the City of Frederick Personnel Board, as an officer and director of the Foundation for Spirituality & Medicine, Inc., and as President of his Lutheran Church.
American Bar Association, Construction Industry Forum, ADR Section
Maryland State Bar Association, Litigation Section
Bar Association of Frederick County, Past President
American Arbitration Association, Arbitrator and Mediator on the Construction Industry, Commercial, and Large Complex Cases Panels
Mediator, Circuit Court
Standing Court Auditor, Circuit Court for Frederick County