Erin J. Ruben


Erin Ruben is a Milberg Partner who represents plaintiffs in complex class action litigation nationwide. Ms. Ruben’s practice is focused primarily on consumer products litigation, where she represents individuals in actions related to defective products, false advertising, and mislabeling. Ms. Ruben also represents victims of data breach, including those who have experienced the theft or misuse of their biometric data.

Ms. Ruben has litigated cases against numerous Fortune 500 and Global 500 companies, including some of the most recognized consumer and technology corporations in the world.

Ms. Ruben has a particular interest in multidistrict litigation, and has been privileged to work on various MDLs, including taking an active role in In re Blackbaud, Inc., Customer Data Breach Litigation, 3:20-mn-02972-JMC, MDL No. 2972 (D.S.C.), a data privacy MDL.

As part of her consumer products practice, Ms. Ruben specializes in cases related to the false advertising and mislabeling of beauty and personal care products, including cases arising from the presence of PFAS and other harmful chemicals.

Ms. Ruben brings a unique and varied background to her current practice, with experience in criminal defense, personal injury, medical malpractice, and employment law. She graduated from the University of Georgia, where she was a member of the inaugural class of Leonard Leadership Scholars. While at UGA, Ms. Ruben earned a B.B.A. in Marketing and a Certificate in Personal and Organizational Leadership.

Ms. Ruben received her J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law, where she was honored to be a member of the Moot Court Board.


  • J.D., Wake Forest University School of Law, 2006
  • B.B.A., University of Georgia, 2003

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 2006
  • North Carolina, 2009