Russell has extensive experience representing insureds and self-insureds in all areas of civil litigation. He handles product liability, employment and environmental litigation as well as construction defect litigation, and also has represented insurance carriers in insurance coverage litigation.
Russell has broad experience in both federal and state courts at the trial and appellate levels, and has also represented clients before the Pennsylvania Humans Relations Commission, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and the New Jersey Division on Civil Rights. Russell also has represented clients in numerous Alternative Dispute Resolution forums.
- Successfully defended product manufacturer from personal injury and property damage claims in a large environmental matter involving the release of at least 15,000 gallons of gasoline into a residential neighborhood
- Won a significant decision before the New Jersey Supreme Court in the case of Stelluti v. Casapenn Enterprises, LLC, 1 A.3d 678 (N.J. 2010), wherein the New Jersey Supreme Court upheld the use and enforceability of waiver of liability forms in the context of a gym