Famous Canadian Lawyer & Activist, Clayton Ruby, die at age of 80

Famous Canadian Lawyer & Activist, Clayton Ruby, die at age of 80

The 80-year-old Clayton Charles Ruby was a famous Canadian lawyer and activist who recently died on August 2, 2022.

Ruby was also for his works in constitutional and criminal law and civil rights. One of his best roles was as the 60th Treasurer of the Law Society of Upper Canada, a role he unceremoniously lost in a surprise special election.

Clayton Ruby Cause of Death

Clayton has been confirmed by official sources close to the family that Clayton Ruby died on August 2, 2022, at 80, from natural causes.  Ruby’s death caused quite a sensation in the Canadian legal world as, despite his age, Ruby seemed like he was never going to die. 

Described by Brian Shiller, his long-time friend, and law firm partner, as a giant in the legal field, who stayed at the top of his field for more than 50 years, news of Ruby’s death has caused an outpouring of condolences and tributes all over social media.

Clayton Ruby Age, Family, and Early Life

Clayton Ruby was born in Toronto, Ontario, on February 6, 1942. He passed away at the age of 80 year old. Clayton was of Canadian nationality and had a white ethnic background.

clayton ruby family
His daughter Emma Source: PIMISO

His family as well as early life remains a mystery.

Clayton Ruby Career, What was his profession?

Clayton Ruby’s career began in 1976 when he became a partner with the law firm Ruby & Edwardh with Marlys Edwardh, the first woman to practice criminal law in the nation of Canada.

He would be in this law firm till 2008, after which he became a partner with the Ruby Schiller Chan Hasan firm based in Toronto, Ontario.   In the year of 2006, Clayton Ruby became a member of the Order of Canada.

Clayton Ruby Net Worth, How much does he earn?

As of August 2022; Clayton Ruby’s net worth is $ 5 million.

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Which school/college did he go to? What was his major?

Ruby obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from York University in 1963 and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Toronto in the year 1969. 

Ruby also got his master of Laws from the University of California, Berkeley.

Clayton Ruby Wife, What about his relationship?

Ruby was married to Madam Justice Harriet Sachs for the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. Though their marriage date is not been made official, Sachs and Ruby were married for their whole lives, and Ruby has often been described as a family-oriented man who loved his wife and his kids. The couple had two children, daughters named Emma and Kate, and two grandchildren.

His social media reach

Ruby seems to be inactive on the social media sites such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook accounts.

Clayton Ruby’s Height, Weight, Sexual orientation,

HeightNot Available
WeightNot Available
Hair ColorNot Available
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Clayton Ruby’s which you should be knows

Zodiac signNot Available
Relationship  statusMarried
PartnerMadam Justice Harriet Sachs