John A. Rubis, Esq.
Prior to joining the firm, John worked in the insurance industry for 9 years at Nationwide Insurance. Since joining Ritzler, Coughlin, & Paglia, Ltd., John’s primary practice is Insurance Defense, Civil Litigation, and Business Law. He has worked closely with a multitude of insurance companies as well as local businesses defending their policy holders and employees from a wide range of lawsuits. He has extensive experience in all aspects of civil litigation and has personally handled matters from initial investigation through trial.
John received his Bachelor’s degree from Ohio University in 2001 and graduated from the University of Akron School of Law in 2008. While attending law school, John was a member of their nationally ranked trial team and was an advocate in multiple competitions across the country. In 2007, John was a national finalist at the National Institute for Trial Advocacy Tournament in Boulder, Colorado.
John is a member of several local organizations including the Stark County Bar Association, the Summit County Bar Association, and volunteers as a Guardian Ad Litum for Summit County’s CASA program. He also finds time to give back to his Alma Mater by coaching the newest members of Akron’s trial team. John enjoys spending his free time with his wife Dana in their home in Akron.