25 Years of Service
It is with both joy and sadness that we are announcing the retirement of Ruth Roti from the practice of law. Her retirement is effective October 31, 2015. Ruth has been with the firm for 26 years, since 1990. She will continue on part time to close down some files as she phases out of her practice. Ruth will be sharing time between Arizona and Renton, and will enjoy gardening, hiking and service. We have appreciated Ruth’s work at the office, and clients have appreciated her as a person. We all wish Ruth the best of fortune as she pursues this next phase of life.
Ruth Roti was born in Renton, Washington and continues to call Renton her home. She was raised in a Pastor’s home and is active in her Christian faith. She is a hardworking and dependable attorney who has a heart for people in need. You can trust her integrity to get the best results possible for your case. She is ethical and responsible to return phone calls and answer your questions. Ruth was admitted to the Washington Bar in 1990 and has been a Partner at Mogren, Glessner, Roti & Ahrens since 1992. Ruth retired in November, 2015. Many of her clients have returned for additional legal work when a modification is needed or for Estate Planning services. Ruth was educated at Foster High School, Seattle Pacific University, Central Washington University, and paralegal training at Edmonds C.C. She worked for Abbott & Curtis Law Firm until receiving her legal education at University of Puget Sound now Seattle University (J.D. 1990).
Ruth retired from the firm and practice of law in November, 2015.
Ruth likes to garden and be with her family and grandchildren. She spends time in Arizona with her husband, hiking and biking. She volunteers at her church.
- Member, Washington State Bar Association
- Member, Seattle-King County Bar Association
- Member, South King County Bar Association
- J.D. – University of Puget Sound now Seattle University (1990)
- Paralegal – Edmonds Community College (1977)
- B.A. – Central Washington University (1972)
- CLC Referral Attorney
- King County Volunteer Settlement Conference Master
- Church Volunteer
We are happy to call you our family attorney…
Ruth, Such a joy to work with you on our wills. I feel like we have know you for years & years. We are happy to call you our family attorney & will recommend you to all we know.
– Sumi, December 2014
Thank you for helping us…
Dear Ruth, Thank you for helping us with the process of updating our wills. It’s been our pleasure to meet you and have you as our attorney.
– Joel, December 2014
Ruth was very good…
Ruth was very good with discussing my case & issues.
– Frank, March 2007
Extremely happy with the way Ruth handled my case. Very efficient.
– Lynette, February 2007
…was more of a friend helping us through our trying times…
Ruth has done work for our family before and it seemed as if Ruth was more of a friend helping us through our trying times than just a business transaction.
– Jensen, January 2007
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