Jacob Rusch

Attorney

Jacob Rusch HeadshotMr. Rusch focuses his practice on employment wage-and-hour litigation, collective actions, and mass-tort litigation. He is currently representing clients who have wage-and-hour disputes with some of the largest employers in the United States. In addition to litigating large-scale collective actions, Mr. Rusch devotes ample time to representing clients injured by defective medical devices or pharmaceuticals.

Mr. Rusch also has background and experience in the latest technology in e-discovery. Prior to joining Johnson Becker he worked extensively in ESI management in many large scale lawsuits. His experience is invaluable in the discovery phase of litigation to understand the large volumes of documents often produced in lawsuits.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Exclusively representing Plaintiffs in the following types of cases:

  • Employment Litigation
  • Mass Tort Litigation
  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation
  • Product Liability

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Selected as a Super Lawyers: Rising Star, 2014
  • Selected to The National Trial Lawyers “Top 40 Under 40,” 2014
  • Selected to The National Trial Lawyers “Top 40 Under 40,” 2013

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Minnesota, 2011
  • U.S. District Court of Minnesota, 2012

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Association for Justice
  • American Bar Association
  • Hennepin County Bar Association
  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • National Employment Lawyers Association

PUBLICATIONS

  • Anatomy of a Personal Injury Lawsuit: Fourth Edition, Trial Guides, 2015

EDUCATION

  • WILLIAM MITCHELL COLLEGE OF LAW, St. Paul, MN 2011
  • UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, Minneapolis, MN (B.A. Political Science)