Laura D. Ruccolo

Co-Chair, Commercial Litigation Practice

Ms. Ruccolo is an experienced “hands on” litigator with 20 years of experience. She focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation, including the defense of class action litigation. She represents small, medium and large companies, banks and financial institutions and professionals and counsels them in all aspects of their business, from reviewing, negotiating and drafting contracts in a wide variety of areas, addressing employment issues and compliance issues. Ms. Ruccolo knows that open and regular communication with her client is essential to meeting the client’s goals. Ms. Ruccolo tries to resolve business disputes before litigation becomes necessary.

Ms. Ruccolo’s business background gives her insight and assists her in counseling and advising her clients. Prior to attending law school, Laura worked for a local advertising newspaper, where she was responsible for supervising two departments with two shifts. Laura has a Bachelor of Science Degree from Rutgers in Business Administration. Laura’s experience provides her with a business perspective that not all lawyers can offer. If litigation is necessary, Laura is tough and aggressive and has the courtroom experience to provide effective representation.

Published Works

  • “The Dealer Quarterly”, a quarterly e-newsletter designed for New Jersey car dealers and their dealerships
  • “Dealer Beware: Adverse Action Letters”, New Jersey Lawyer, March 13, 2008

Honors and Awards

  • Named a Super Lawyer as voted by her peers and facilitated by Law & Politics and New Jersey Monthly
  • Recognized as one of South Jersey’s “Top Attorneys” as published by SJ Magazine
  • Recognized as one of the Top 100 Litigation Lawyers in the State of New Jersey for 2013 by the Texas-based American Society of Legal Advocates
  • Recognized as one of South Jersey’s Awesome Attorneys as published by South Jersey Magazine
  • Recognized as a Best Attorney in Business as published by South Jersey Biz


  • Understanding and Preventing Workplace Harassment Claims, Foulke Management Corp., 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Trial Lawyers of America, Member
  • The American Society of Legal Advocates, Member
  • Burlington County Bar Association, Member
  • Camden County Bar Association, Co-Chair, Commercial Litigation Committee
  • Camden County Bar Association, Member, Labor and Employment Law Committee
  • New Jersey Bar Association, Member