Ruben was born and raised in Laredo, Texas but also spent time growing up in the Corpus Christi area. He attended Texas A&M University where he received a Bachelor of Science in Political Science in 2001. Ruben went on to attend South Texas College of Law in Houston, Texas where he received his Doctor of Jurisprudence in 2005. While in law school, Ruben was a South Texas Academic Merit Scholarship recipient, was on the Dean’s Honor List, and a member of the Phi Delta Phi International Law Fraternity. He also interned for Justice Nelda V. Rodriguez at the 13th Court of Appeals in Corpus Christi, Texas in 2003 and 2004.
Ruben was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 2005, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas in 2006, and the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas in 2009. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, San Antonio Bar Association, and Defense Counsel of San Antonio.
Ruben has extensive experience successfully defending cases in the areas of premises liability, negligence and health care liability. Ruben’s practice at CFHO focuses on insurance defense litigation, construction defect, commercial litigation, motor vehicle accidents, negligence, premises liability, and products liability.
Ruben and his wife, Lesley, have a daughter, and they attend St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church. Ruben enjoys running, playing golf, hunting, and watching Texas A&M football.