Eric Ruben


Eric Ruben is a fellow at the Brennan Center for Justice, where his work focuses on Second Amendment jurisprudence. 

Before joining the Brennan Center, Eric was an associate at Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello, P.C., where he represented individuals in criminal and civil matters at the trial and appellate levels.  Prior to his time at Morvillo Abramowitz, Eric served as a law clerk for the Honorable Julio M. Fuentes of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Eric received a J.D. degree, cum laude, from New York University School of Law in 2007.  While at NYU, Eric was an Articles Editor for the NYU Law Review, a member of the steering committee for Law Students for Human Rights, and a member of the Federal Defender Clinic.  He received his undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, from Dartmouth College in 2003.  Between college and law school, Eric served as a Dartmouth College Lombard Fellow doing social work in Quito, Ecuador. 

Eric is admitted to the bars of New York State, the United States Courts of Appeals for the Second and Third Circuits, and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.