Ruth joined Kelly IP in 2015 and contributes ten years of federal litigation legal experience to our practice. She has worked with attorneys since 1992, first as a travel agent in San Francisco and began her career as a litigation legal assistant in 2004. Ruth moved to the DC area in June 2015 with her husband Bill who now works at the Smithsonian. She enjoys traveling and cultural pursuits in her leisure time and is in the process of earning a B.S. in Cultural Anthropology. Ruth completed a paralegal certification program at Merritt College in Oakland, California in 2004.