Jay C. Ruby - Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

Jay C. Ruby

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2014
Phone: 404-870-1793

Jay Ruby has extensive experience representing employers in employment-based immigration matters.  For more than 17 years, Mr. Ruby has provided immigration counsel and services to U.S. and multi-national corporations in many industry sectors including health care, computer/information technology, logistics, financial/ banking, motion picture, hospitality, manufacturing, construction and education.Mr. Ruby has assisted employers and individuals in procuring B-1, E-1, E-2, L-1, H-1B, H-2B, H-3, J-1, Q-1 and TN temporary visas as well as permanent resident (green card) status. Mr. Ruby has also liaised with U.S. consulates/embassies abroad, assisting clients with the procurement of temporary and permanent visas. Mr. Ruby advises employers on state and federal immigration compliance issues related to Form I-9 requirements, E-verify and contractor/subcontractor usage.Mr. Ruby has particular experience in representing health care, manufacturing, hospitality and construction clients seeking to obtain visas for groups of temporary/seasonal laborers. Mr. Ruby has lectured on immigration topics before trade associations, industry groups and employers. Mr. Ruby has been selected for inclusion in Chambers USA as a top immigration attorney every year since 2007.

Indiana University BloomingtonBA 1989Louisiana State University at AlexandriaJ.D. 1992
Global Alliance of Hospitality AttorneysAmerican Immigration Lawyers AssociationAmerican Bar AssociationAtlanta Bar AssociationGeorgia State Bar AssociationLouisiana State Bar Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Office Location

One Ninety One Peachtree Tower, Suite 4800
191 Peachtree Street, NE
Atlanta, GA 30303
United States

Practice Areas

Immigration Law