Ruth Shapiro

Ruth Shapiro

  • Employment Law, Insurance Defense
  • Utah
Claimed Lawyer Profile

My trial practice is primarily focused on personal injury defense and employment matters. I defend catastrophic injury, wrongful death, premises liability, employment, and product liability cases. I have numerous defense jury verdicts in a variety of cases.

In my 30 years of practice, I have averaged two trials per year. In the past four years alone, I have obtained defense jury verdicts in matters involving a double fatality from a truck accident (with a $22 million demand), a fatality from use of farm equipment (with a $3 million demand), a $2.8 million catastrophic injury case, an employment contract dispute, premises liability, employment discrimination, and a snow tubing, skier-collision.

I have practiced with law firms in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Washington, D.C., and Wisconsin. I also served as in-house counsel for a large liability insurance carrier’s third-party administrator. Prior to attending law school, I played professional tennis, traveling throughout North America to compete. I currently serve on USA Cycling’s Safety Advisory Committee. I also participate in local, regional, and national road cycling events with a regional cycling team.

Marquette University Law School
J.D. (1992)
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Professional Associations
Utah State Bar  # 9356
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Utah State Bar
ID Number: 9356
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Practice Areas
Employment Law
Insurance Defense
Contact & Map
10813 S. River Front Parkway
Suite 230
South Jordan, UT 84095
Telephone: (385) 440-7077