Bruce A. Rubin - Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP

Bruce A. Rubin

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010

Bruce A. Rubin, a partner, joined Miller Nash Graham & Dunn in 1976. Bruce has been listed in Best Lawyers in America for ERISA litigation, commercial litigation, and employment litigation (2010-present) and Oregon Super Lawyers magazine (2008, 2010-present). He started the firm's corporate governance team and represents clients in litigation involving shareholder, real estate, employment, ERISA, insurance, securities, and general commercial law. This is often bet-the-company litigation. He practices in both state and federal courts. In addition, Bruce has successfully briefed and argued numerous appellate cases. He has handled many pro bono cases throughout his career, and been awarded the Clifford N. Carlsen Jr. Award for Outstanding Pro Bono Achievement. He regularly represents the Oregon State Bar on a pro bono basis in prosecuting disciplinary cases and cases enjoining the unauthorized practice of law. In 2009, he received the Oregon State Bar President's Public Service Award for his many pro bono activities throughout his career.

Stanford UniversityJ.D. Yale UniversityBA 1973

Office Location

U.S. Bancorp Tower, Suite 3400
111 Southwest Fifth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - ERISA of the Portland-OR Metro Area2015 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - ERISA of the Portland-OR Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - ERISA of the Portland-OR Metro Area
Bruce A. Rubin has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Bruce A. Rubin has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!Bruce A. Rubin has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation (Appellate, Business Disputes, Civil Litigation, Class Actions, Complex Litigation, Corporate Governance, Covenants Not to Compete, Fiduciary Duties, Large Case Litigation)
Litigation - ERISA
Litigation - Labor and Employment