Ruth Kwon focuses her practice on representing businesses in various stages of civil litigation in California state and federal courts. Ruth is a member of the firm’s Consumer Class Action Defense Practice Group and focuses on cases asserting statutory damages on a classwide basis. Ruth handles commercial matters, including disputes involving misappropriation of trade secrets, unfair business practice, breach of contract, fraud, false advertising, and employment disputes. Ruth has also worked on wildfire litigation and real estate disputes.
Prior to attending law school, Ruth worked as a college educator, teaching Asian American Studies, English, and Humanities. She also owned and operated a retail tile store and worked with contractors, builders, and large institutions such as the City of Los Angeles and Los Angeles World Airports.
Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Los Angeles
Korean American Bar Association
Asian Pacific American Women’s Lawyer Alliance