Ruth started her career with Eversheds, as a Commercial Lawyer.
She joined BT in 2004 as a Commercial Lawyer in BT Ireland and subsequently took on the role of Chief Counsel, BT Ireland with a team based in Belfast and Dublin, and a member of the Irish Leadership Team.

Ruth was appointed to her current role as Chief Counsel, Business & Public Sector in April 2016. She is a member of the Major Business & Public Sector Management Team, and leads a pan Business and Public Sector team of lawyers who support on strategic customer, supplier and corporate matters.

Ruth has a Law Degree from Trinity College Dublin and was admitted to Roll of Solicitors in 1999.