Julian Ruck | Columnist, Broadcaster, Novelist & Political Commentator

Julian Ruck is an academic lawyer-turned political commentator, newspaper columnist and broadcaster with a focus on legal, societal, and political injustices in the Welsh and UK governments. He is the author of seven acclaimed novels and remains a columnist for two of Wales’ largest newspapers.



* Media Comment, Expert Opinion & Interviews

Julian Ruck is an established go-to expert for media interviews, comment, and opinion and can be reached through The Double Agents. Julian's role as the founder and editor of 'Letters From Wales Uncut' underscores his expertise in Welsh politics and current affairs. And with a background in legal practice and managing Legal Aid contracts, he possesses a nuanced understanding of legal issues, particularly related to social justice and access to legal services. As a seasoned columnist, broadcaster, and political journalist, he also offers insightful commentary on contemporary political affairs.

* Public Speaking Engagements

Julian is available for a variety of in-person and virtual speaking engagements. Enquiries and bookings can be made through our speaking agency, BubbleandSqueak.London


Julian Ruck’s multifaceted career spans law, academia, media, and literature. After training as a lawyer in London and lecturing on law, Julian transitioned to managing Legal Aid contracts within the Not For Profit Sector, demonstrating a commitment to social justice and access to legal services. In addition to his legal background, Julian is a prolific novelist, columnist, broadcaster, political journalist, and public speaker. He has contributed regularly to influential platforms including the national press, Westminster’s Labour Uncut, and the Institute of Welsh Affairs, and is currently a columnist for two of Wales’ largest newspapers. He is also the author of seven acclaimed novels, with plans to release his eighth in late 2024/early 2025.

Julian’s independent voice is evident in his role as founder and editor of the political website ‘Letters From Wales Uncut’, where he engages in thoughtful commentary on Welsh and UK politics. Notably, Julian remains unaffiliated with any political party or organisation, maintaining his impartiality and integrity as a commentator and advocate for informed public discourse. With a diverse range of talents and a passion for addressing societal issues through writing and speaking, Julian continues to make significant contributions to the media landscape and political dialogue in Wales and beyond.

Separately, Julian is the author of the Ragged Cliffs Trilogy, The Bent Brief, The Silver Songsters, A Judge And Nothing But, and Not Yet.


Further Information:

Personal Website – www.JulianRuck.co.uk

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