Founder and Senior Researcher
Phil Ruth is a paralegal with over eighteen years of experience. In 2012, Phil founded Paralex, LLC, a company focused on providing high-level legal research for solo practitioners and small law firms lacking their own, dedicated legal research departments. With the motto, “Solutions for Every Case,” Phil has crafted winning arguments for attorneys in numerous cases, including Keeney v. Fitch, 458 S.W.3d 838 (Mo. App. E.D. 2015); State ex rel. Nixon v. Peterson, 253 S.W.3d 77 (Mo. banc 2008), and Jones v. Fife, 207 S.W.3d 614 (Mo. banc 2006).
As owner, Phil Ruth’s primary concentration is ensuring Paralex research and writing is unmatched in the legal field. With a secondary concentration in computer programming, Phil works closely with Paralex Web Developer, Juan Johnson, to create websites customized to meet each client’s specific needs.