Eric Steven Ruff

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Areas of Practice (1)

  • Bankruptcy Law

Education & Credentials

University Attended:
University of Florida, B.A., 1976
Law School Attended:
University of Florida College of Law, J.D., 1979
Year of First admission:
1979
Admission:
1979, Florida
ISLN:
901941044

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (16)
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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 02/09/15 in Bankruptcy on 02/09/15

    Mr. Ruff is a very diligent, intelligent and articulate lawyer whose has helped many of my clients over the years.

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    Mr. Ruff is a very diligent, intelligent and articulate lawyer whose has helped many of my clients over the years.

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 by a Principal on 01/31/15 in Bankruptcy on 01/31/15

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 01/30/15 in Bankruptcy on 01/30/15

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 01/26/15 in Bankruptcy on 01/26/15

    Capable, competent and civil.

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    Capable, competent and civil.

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 by a Of Counsel on 01/26/15 in Bankruptcy on 01/26/15

    I have known Eric Ruff for over 20 years. I retired from the bench after more than 23 years as a county court judge and as a circuit judge. Mr. Ruff appeared before me...

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    I have known Eric Ruff for over 20 years. I retired from the bench after more than 23 years as a county court judge and as a circuit judge. Mr. Ruff appeared before me in numerous areas of civil litigation in state court. He now specializes in Bankruptcy. Although that is a matter of Federal Jurisdiction, I am aware that he has an excellent reputation in that area and I would highly recommend him.

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 by a Of Counsel on 01/26/15 in Civil Practice on 01/26/15

    I have known Mr. Ruff for over 20 years. I am now a practicing lawyer, having retired from the bench after 23 years as a state court judge. Mr. Ruff practiced before me...

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    I have known Mr. Ruff for over 20 years. I am now a practicing lawyer, having retired from the bench after 23 years as a state court judge. Mr. Ruff practiced before me when I was a County Court Judge and when I was a Circuit Judge. He is an excellent lawyer and I highly recommend him. He also has that same very good reputation throughout the legal community.

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 01/23/15 in Bankruptcy on 01/23/15

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 01/22/15 in Bankruptcy Chapter 13 on 01/22/15

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 01/22/15 in Bankruptcy Chapter 7 on 01/22/15

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 by a Principal on 01/22/15 in Bankruptcy on 01/22/15

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Client Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (12)
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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 on 07/07/17 on 07/07/17

    I can't begin to tell you how thorough,caring,informed,and prompt both Eric and Lisa were! I felt like a real loser when I realized that I had no choice but to file a cha...

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    I can't begin to tell you how thorough,caring,informed,and prompt both Eric and Lisa were! I felt like a real loser when I realized that I had no choice but to file a chapter 7 bankruptcy, Eric educated me about bankruptcy, explained it step by step, treated me like a friend, and made me feel like I wasn't such a loser after all. Sometimes stuff happens that we have no control over. He was available and did a wonderful job of looking out for my best interest. Call him he's the best!

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 on 10/11/15 on 10/11/15

    Experienced, organized, easy to contact, wise, and helpful.

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    Experienced, organized, easy to contact, wise, and helpful.

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 on 06/23/15 on 06/23/15

    I was very pleased at the courteous service and knowledgeable advice I received from this firm, especially considering how daunting it is to consider filing bankruptcy.

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    I was very pleased at the courteous service and knowledgeable advice I received from this firm, especially considering how daunting it is to consider filing bankruptcy.

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 on 05/04/15 on 05/04/15

    We found Mr. Ruff to be an excellent attorney.{newline}Because of his forms for personal inventory,as well as various other neccesary forms, we found it fairly easy to li...

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    We found Mr. Ruff to be an excellent attorney.{newline}Because of his forms for personal inventory,as well as various other neccesary forms, we found it fairly easy to list all our information.{newline}Mr. Ruff gave us the feeling of working with a real professional.{newline}He was deliberate and knowledgeable in all aspects of our case.{newline}His sense of humor helped keep us at ease during our office meetings.{newline}We were very happy with the outcome of our case and would not hesitate to recommend Mr. Ruff to anyone. P. & C.

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 on 05/07/14 on 05/07/14

    WE HAD A GREAT EXPERIENCE WITH ERIC RUFF! We were feeling like there was no way out of our financial situation and when we met with Mr. Ruff we immediately felt a sense o...

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    WE HAD A GREAT EXPERIENCE WITH ERIC RUFF! We were feeling like there was no way out of our financial situation and when we met with Mr. Ruff we immediately felt a sense of control again. He was honest and obviously wanted to help us get out of trouble. He's friendly and funny and makes you feel like it will be ok. My husband and I couldn't be happier with the services we received. Kyle and Lisa were great too!

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 on 12/13/13 on 12/13/13

    I just received my final discharge papers concerning my filing of bankruptcy. After researching I chose Mr. Eric ruff for my attorney and was very glad that I did. He is...

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    I just received my final discharge papers concerning my filing of bankruptcy. After researching I chose Mr. Eric ruff for my attorney and was very glad that I did. He is exceptionally knowledgeable about Fl. bankruptcy law and is well versed in the process. He was very clear in his explanation of what was needed by me and made this ordeal very simple. I at first chose to not follow his advice about one debt but eventually went with his advice and again I am very happy I did. He is very professional and personable at the same time and I felt very comfortable in our meetings together. Surprisingly, he is a very honest and reasonably priced attorney that I highly recommend.

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 on 11/05/13 on 11/05/13

    Eric Ruff is EXCELLENT and completely TRUSTWORTHY!{para}When life is at its highest stress level, Eric Ruff s excellence as an Bankruptcy Attorney and his caring persona...

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    Eric Ruff is EXCELLENT and completely TRUSTWORTHY!{para}When life is at its highest stress level, Eric Ruff s excellence as an Bankruptcy Attorney and his caring persona is an oasis in the desert! His attention to detail brings assurance that all aspects of the bankruptcy filing will be as smooth as possible to ensure you receive your Fresh Start in your life. Thank you Eric for your help!

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 on 06/22/13 on 06/22/13

    Filing bankruptcy is kind of depressing, something you hope you never have to do. When my wife and I realized that filing for bankruptcy was necessary, an attorney friend...

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    Filing bankruptcy is kind of depressing, something you hope you never have to do. When my wife and I realized that filing for bankruptcy was necessary, an attorney friend of ours recommended Eric Ruff. With tails between our legs, we met with Eric. I must say, I never thought the process of filing bankruptcy could be so, dare I say, enjoyable. Eric Ruff was prepared and knowledgeable and made the process easier than I thought possible with his very affable personality and great sense of humor. M

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 on 02/13/13 on 02/13/13

    SIMPLY THE BEST! Eric Ruff guided me through a difficult financial time as an exceptionally thorough, courteous, and extremely competent attorney. I give Eric Ruff the h...

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    SIMPLY THE BEST! Eric Ruff guided me through a difficult financial time as an exceptionally thorough, courteous, and extremely competent attorney. I give Eric Ruff the highest recommendation!

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  • Eric Steven Ruff

    5.0/5.0 on 02/14/12 on 02/14/12

    Mr. Ruff helped me through a difficult time with my financial situation. He was very thorough, competent, and very personable. I would recommend him as an attorney to a...

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    Mr. Ruff helped me through a difficult time with my financial situation. He was very thorough, competent, and very personable. I would recommend him as an attorney to anyone. I was very pleased with his work.

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