Ms. Ruiz received her Bachelor of Arts in Professional Writing from Baylor University. She received her Juris Doctor from Texas A&M University School of Law and was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 2016. Ms. Ruiz is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Dallas Bar Association, and the Aggie Bar Association. She is fluent in both English and Spanish.Ms. Ruiz was born and raised in El Paso, Texas, a prominent Hispanic community just minutes from the Mexican border, where she became keen to the immigration issues surrounding Latinos. Ms. Ruiz aspired to attend law school and one day become a zealous advocate for the members of her community.
One of the cases she worked on led to a vacated judgment and a wrongfully convicted man was released from prison after 20 years. Prior to joining Jaime Barron, P.C. Ms. Ruiz gained experience while working at other immigration law firms. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, taking her dogs to the dog park, and spending time with family and friends.