Chris A. Ruzicka 

Chris A. Ruzicka, Business Development

Chris identifies and develops business development opportunities for our attorneys from our existing client base, referral sources, and his growing network.

Chris Ruzicka is the Director of Business Development at Carmody MacDonald. He provides attorneys with ideas and resources to improve their sales and marketing efforts. He also builds relationships with clients, referral partners, and prospects and identifies ways Carmody MacDonald can assist with their legal needs. His extensive business development and marketing experience ranging from start-ups to large organizations including Anheuser-Busch, Sara Lee, and Citi enables him to bring continuous innovation and proven best practices to the firm.

Chris volunteers for several St. Louis organizations, serves on the Board of Trustees for Chaminade College Preparatory School, and is President of Ursuline Academy Father’s Club.


Webster University, M.B.A., Marketing

Marquette University, B.A., Advertising Journalism

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Chaminade College Preparatory High School, Board of Directors, 2016-present
  • Ursuline Academy, Father’s Club President, 2019-present
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities Marketing & PR Committee, 2005-present
  • CYC Soccer Coach, 2003-2019
  • St. Louis Public Schools Marketing Advisor, 2016-2018