Ruba Assaf

Associate

Overview

Ruba Assaf is an associate attorney with Foley & Lardner, LLP. She is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice.

During law school, Ruba was a summer associate at Foley. She also worked as a judicial intern for the Honorable Justice Rebecca Dallet with the Wisconsin Supreme Court. There, she researched unique legal questions related to pending litigation and drafted bench memos in preparation for oral argument hearings. As part of her legal clinic experience, Ruba advocated for clients with life-threatening illnesses by assisting them with access to care and navigating employment, housing, and other legal issues. Ruba also interned at a healthcare-focused public interest law firm in Madison, WI during law school. 

Prior to pursuing her law degree, Ruba worked as a management consultant for a large technology company.

Education

  • J.D., University of Wisconsin Law School (2022)
  • B.A., Northwestern University (2017)

Languages

Fluent in Arabic

Selected Publications