Attorney Jay Ruane
Attorney Jay Ruane became a lawyer in October 1998. Since then, he has quickly become one of the Northeast’s most recognized DUI Defense attorneys.
Jay Ruane also started his career as a Public defender. There, he worked with a complicated docket of 100’s of pending DUI cases. As he developed his skills as a public defender, he realized that complexity of these cases suited his nature and disposition.
In early 2000, he joined his father, who was then a partner in the Bridgeport general practice firm of Gaston & Ruane to devote himself full time to the aggressive defense of drunk driving charges. Shortly thereafter, the 2 created Ruane Attorneys At Law, LLC to focus solely on criminal defense and DUI cases.
Since then, Attorney Jay Ruane has gone on to lecture law students, other attorneys, and judges on the intricacies of DUI defense. He devotes a minimum of 40 hours yearly to the development of continuing DUI defense education. Also, in November 2001, he completed the rigorous NHTSA Standardized Field Sobriety Testing course of study. In 2003 Jay was certified in breath testing. Combined, Jay and Jim Ruane have litigated some of the most important DUI and criminal cases in the state of Connecticut. Since 2008, Jay has been the Connecticut State delegate to the prestigious National College for DUI Defense, and now is the regional coordinator for the entire east coast.