Russell completed his Honours B.A. at the University of Western Ontario in 2007 and received a J.D. from the University of Western Ontario Faculty of Law in 2010. He was called to the Ontario Bar in June of 2011 after completing his articles at a small litigation firm in Sarnia, Ontario, specializing in plaintiff’s personal injury litigation.
Russell joined Malach, Fidler Sugar + Luxenberg LLP upon his Call to the Bar where his practise has focused on the defence of motor vehicle accidents and other personal injury claims. He has attended at Small Claims Court, and before judges and masters in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. He has also assisted on trials, mediations and FSCO dispute resolution matters as junior counsel.
Russell is a member of the Ontario Bar Association and attends continuing legal education seminars on a regular basis.