Russ is a seasoned trial lawyer, having tried over 90 cases to a jury verdict. Heâ€™s also represented large and small insurance companies, both as in-house and outside counsel.
His 25 years of broad experience, representing plaintiffs and defendants, brings a balanced perspective to every case Russ handles. He takes pride in conducting a detailed initial case review, helping clients to set course toward resolution of their legal matter early on. Russâ€™s philosophy is that the best outcomes, at mediation or trial, come from continuous collaboration between the client, support staff, and counsel.
Besides handling matters for clients, Russ has served as a mediator in many cases. He is a graduate of accredited mediation training courses in both Missouri and Kansas.