J. Douglas Ruck

J. Douglas Ruck

Partner

Doug is a member and past President of the Wood County Bar Association and has served on the Board of the Wood County Law Library. He is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association, having served on its Council of Delegates, and is a Fellow in the Ohio State Bar Foundation.

Doug serves as Village Solicitor for the Village of Gibsonburg, and has represented a number of community-based, non-profit organizations, including the Children’s Resource Center, the Pemberville-Freedom Historical Society, the Pemberville-Freedom Fire Dept. Auxiliary, and the Pemberville Free Fair.

Doug has served on the Board of the Eastwood Education Foundation, the Otterbein Portage Valley Retirement Community, and the Henry-Wood Sportsman’s Alliance. He has served as a music and worship leader, and deacon, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Pemberville, and as a member of the Wood County Republican Party Central Committee for Freedom Township.

Doug and his wife Lisa reside in rural Pemberville with their three children Tyler, Holden, and Carys, and are active in the music and youth ministries at several local churches, in the local 4H club “4-H-I-O” and in BSA Troop 344, where Doug earned his Eagle Scout award in 1987.

Eastwood High School (1987)

  • Diploma of Distinction

Bowling Green State University (1992)

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology

University of Toledo College of Law (1997)

  • Juris Doctor, cum laude

Ohio (1998)

United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio (1998)

United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan (2007)

Supreme Court of the United States (2015)

Wood County Bar Association

Sandusky County Bar Association

Ohio State Bar Association

Ohio Municipal Attorneys Association

Real Estate and Business Law

Estate Planning & Probate

Civil Litigation and Personal Injury

Public Interest/Non-Profit Law