Allan S. Rubin is a Shareholder in the Detroit, Michigan office of Jackson Lewis P.C.
Mr. Rubin is a nationally renowned trial and appellate attorney whose nationwide practice focuses on wage and hour, class action, and employment litigation. He currently serves as lead counsel on multiple class action matters, including class actions involving the retail and hospitality, medical, and call center industries involving wage and hour issues, RICO, and advertising issues. Mr. Rubin regularly represents medical providers in employment, advertising, and litigation matters. In addition, Mr. Rubin is employment counsel to a number of businesses in the retail, bar, and entertainment industries, and has previously served as both an independent and non-independent director of a publicly traded company involved in the bar and nightclub industry.
Mr. Rubin has tried a significant number of cases throughout the United States and has frequently argued appellate matters before state and federal appellate courts. During the course of Mr. Rubin's career, he has handled a wide variety of matters, including the defense of nationwide and state class actions, employment, and labor matters, including FLSA and state wage and hour claims, sexual harassment claims, complex trade secrets cases, defamation actions, commercial litigation, white collar criminal defense, corporate internal investigations, and constitutional law matters, amongst others.
Prior to joining Jackson Lewis, he was the managing partner of a Southfield, Michigan law firm and had previous been employed by a large Detroit based law firm.
Mr. Rubin is AV rated by Martindale Hubble, has been named a Michigan Super Lawyer, and is a fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America, a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one half of one percent of American lawyers.
Mr. Rubin regularly presents at trade associations and at continuing education seminars on matters relating to class actions, wage and hour law, electronic discovery, and constitutional law matters.
Mr. Rubin is a member of the Labor and Employment Law Section of the American Bar Association, the Labor and Employment Law Section of the State Bar of Michigan, the Litigation Section of the State Bar of Michigan, and has been elected the National Treasurer of the First Amendment Lawyers Association.
Mr. Rubin is licensed to practice law in the states of Colorado, Pennsylvania, Michigan, and Minnesota. He is admitted to and has practiced before the U.S Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, and Seventh Circuits, as well as the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. He is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western District of Michigan, the Northern, Central, and Southern Districts of Illinois, the District of Colorado, the District of Minnesota, and the Northern and Southern Districts of Texas. In addition, Mr. Rubin has been admitted pro hac vice (with permission) to practice law before various state and federal courts in Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas.
Mr. Rubin received his B.A. from Michigan State University in 1988, and his J.D., cum laude, from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 1991.
Honors, Awards and Pro Bono Activity
•fellow, Litigation Counsel of America
•Member, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
•National Secretary, First Amendment Lawyers Association
•AV Rated - Martindale-Hubbell
•Michigan Super Lawyer