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Ruth Jackson Lee

Of Counsel

ruth@scarboroughattorneys.com

Ruth is an experienced attorney whose practice focuses on complex insurance coverage counseling and litigation as well as insurance defense litigation. She┬áis AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell. In the insurance coverage practice area, she has represented and advised insurers on complex first and third-party coverage matters in both state and federal courts, including matters involving Commercial Property, Condominium Property, Commercial General Liability, Commercial Automobile, Motor Truck Cargo, Marine Cargo, Truckers’ Liability, E&O, Personal Automobile and Homeowners insurance policies. She has also represented and advised insurers on defense of bad faith and unfair claims practices allegations. She has additionally defended both individuals and companies in liability actions.

Bar Admissions:

The Florida Bar: 2008;
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Education

Florida State College of Law,
Doctor of Law (J.D.) (2007)

Liberty University
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Communication Studies (2005)

Honors and Activities:

Business Review, Co-Editor-in-Chief
Moot Court, Executive Board
Journal of Transnational Law & Policy, Associate Editor
Journal of Land Use & Environmental Law, Articles and Notes Editor
Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity
Distinguished Pro Bono Service Award

Volunteer Experience & Causes

Crossroads for Florida Kids

Speeches/Publications:

Speaker, A Survey of Florida PIP Law, An In-House Insurance Company Presentation (2010)
Closing the Gender Gap with a Click?, 17 J. Transnat’l L. & Pol’y 171 (2008)
The Changing Tide of Land Use and Environmental Law, 23 J. Land Use & Envt’l L. 111 (2007)
The Stepchildren of the EU: Bulgaria and Romania, 16 J. Transnat’l L. & Pol’y 361 (2007)