Stephen L. Ruff serves in World War II. The law firms doors are closed.
Ruff, Freud, Breems & Nelson Ltd. provides legal services to a broad range of clients, including financial institutions, healthcare providers, insurance companies in defense matters including title insurers, private individuals, and a wide range of business entities and tax exempt or non-profit organizations. The firm was founded in 1936 by Stephen L. Ruff, Sr., and we continue to proudly serve the Chicago metropolitan area from our downtown Chicago offices over 75 years later.
We have a well established reputation for providing our clients with personal service and prompt custom attention. Our attorneys have considerable experience in many areas of legal practice. The personal attention and experience that we bring to each client result in effective, efficient and affordable counsel and creative solutions to your legal problems.
Our attorneys are experts in litigation of various types, with a concentration in defense of malpractice claims and commercial litigation. We represent our clients at the trial and appellate levels in state and federal courts, as well as in arbitration and mediation proceedings. We are also experts in commercial law, transactional, banking and estate matters, representing a wide range of financial institutions, corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, nonprofit entities and individuals.