Professional Biography
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Deborah Ruffins Professional Staff

Chief Marketing Officer

  • Seattle

    D +1.206.359.6427

    F +1.206.359.7427


    1201 Third Avenue, Suite 4900

    Seattle, WA 98101-3099




A member of the firm’s senior leadership team, Deborah Ruffins is responsible for all facets of the firm’s marketing and business development activities. Her philosophy is that marketing is about connecting with buyers to deliver value. She applies her nearly 30 years of professional experience to guiding and advancing the firm’s commitment to exceptional client service.

Deb’s background includes leadership positions in marketing, business development, and sales at global law firms, as well as at PwC, Accenture, and Deloitte. Along with her extensive professional knowledge, she brings a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities faced by an evolving legal industry. 

Committed to diversity and inclusion, Deb is delighted to be a part of a firm whose dedication to diverse thought is a key component in its role as advisor to innovative companies and industry leaders.