Ruth Hughs

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Kelly Hart Attorneys at Law, Partner – Public Law

Ruth Ruggero Hughs, former Texas Secretary of State, is a partner at Kelly Hart's Austin office and co-chair's the firm’s Public Law group.  Her practice is focused on Public Law, assisting businesses to manage the intersection of law, policy and government, including advising on international transactions and trade matters, government procurement, energy regulatory and policy matters, corporate governance and crisis counseling, federal and state regulatory matters, and public policy. Ms. Hughs brings decades of combined legal, government, and political experience to the comprehensive array of services she provides to corporate, public, and non-public clients at the federal, state, and local levels.