“Good fortune is what happens when opportunity meets planning.”

— Thomas Edison

Stanley L. Ruby

Orly R. Rumberg, Esq.Stanley L. Ruby's clients include owners of closely held businesses, entrepreneurs, and executives of public companies.

He has a long list of accomplishments:

  • Member of the Editorial Board for the Vanderbilt Law Review, 1960–1961
  • Attorney Advisor, U.S. Tax Court, 1964–1966
  • Attorney, Tax Division, Department of Justice, 1968–1970
  • Lecturer, Income Taxation, Legal Environment of Business, and Financial and Estate Planning Applications, The American College, 1978
  • Lecturer and Chairman, ALI-ABA Program on Basic Estate and Gift Taxation and Planning, 1978
  • New York University Institute on Federal Taxation, 1985
  • Lecturer and Chairman, Southwestern Ohio Tax Institute
  • Lecturer, Cincinnati Bar Association Securities Law Institute and Estate Planning Institute
  • Lecturer, MidAmerica Tax Institute
  • Contributor, Tax Law Review, Taxes, Journal of Taxation


To contact Stanley, call (513) 579-1414, fax (513) 579-1418, or email sruby@smrslaw.com.

Practice Areas


  • 1963, Kentucky
  • 1965, U.S. Tax Court
  • 1966, District of Columbia
  • 1970, Ohio

Law School

  • 1961, Vanderbilt University, LL.B.
  • 1964, New York University, LL.M. in Taxation


  • 1959, Vanderbilt University, B.A.


  • American Bar Association – Taxation and Business Law Sections
  • Ohio State Bar Association – Taxation Committee
  • Kentucky Bar Association – Taxation Committee
  • Cincinnati Bar Association – Taxation, Corporate/Securities, Estate Planning and Probate Committees