Eric Ruesch

Eric Ruesch, The Ruesch Law Firm, Dallas Famly Law, Dallas Estate Planning

Eric Ruesch, Managing Principal

Eric’s practice areas include:

  • Estate Planning, including wills, trusts, advance directives (living wills), durable powers of attorney, designations of guardianship, and tax planning
  • Probate Law, including trust administration, transfers of real estate, and intestacy
  • Family Law, including pre- and post-marital agreements, modifications of custody and visitation agreements, divorce, and collaborative law
  • Oil & Gas and Real Estate Law
  • Entity Formation and Small Business Representation

Prior to establishing The Ruesch Law Firm, Eric spent six years as a submarine officer in the U.S. Navy, where he was damage control and auxiliaries officer aboard a ballistic missile submarine and an operations briefing officer at the Pentagon for the Chief of Naval Operations and Secretary of the Navy. After leaving the Navy, Eric worked as an engineering inspector for the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, where he led teams performing regulatory compliance inspections at nuclear power plants.


  • SMU Dedman School of Law, Dallas, Texas (J.D., cum laude)
  • Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C. (M.S.E., Engineering Management)
  • United States Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland (B.S., Physics)

Bar Admissions

  • State of Texas