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John Nicholas Ruth, American Lawyer, insurance company executive ( law: pract. & administration)InsuranceCommercial, consumer (including collections, credit)lawyer, insurance company executive.


Ruth, John Nicholas was born on February 27, 1934 in Baltimore. Son of John Nicholas and Louise (Hochrein) Ruth.


John Hopkins University (Bachelor of Science). University of Maryland (Bachelor of Laws). University of Maryland (Bachelor of Laws).


Bar: Maryland. 1968, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1968, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975. Chief investigator Office Maryland Attorney General, Baltimore, 1967-1972, assistant attorney general, chief consumer protection division, 1972-1979. Associate George W. McManus, Baltimore, 1979-1981.

Attorney Nationwide Insurance Company, Annapolis, Maryland., 1981-1986, regional claim attorney, 1986^. Lecturer consumer law U. Maryland., College Park, 1974^.


Member Governor's Commission to Study Mechanic Lien Laws, 1977, Commission to Study Electronic Fund Transfers, 1978. Member Baltimore Neighborhoods, 1977^, board directors, 1978. Member Wholesome Meat Advisory Council, 1975-1979, Federal Executive Board, 1975-1979, Metropolitan Council Consumer Agilysys, 1970-1979.

Served with United States Navy, 1954-1956. Member Maryland. State Bar Association.


Married Dolores B. Baumgartner, June 13, 1959. Children: John Nicholas, Joan Dolores, Anne Dolores.