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Christopher Russo practices in the firm’s professional liability, employment practices liability and premises liability areas. He has represented lawyers, accountants, insurance agents, corporations and religious institutions in all phases of litigation. In addition to serving as counsel of record in such professional liability matters, Mr. Russo has supervised defense counsel on a national basis in litigation and arbitration on behalf of directors and officers liability insurers, life insurance carriers and life insurance agents, and their errors and omissions carriers. In insurance coverage matters, Mr. Russo’s practice includes policy interpretation, as well as coverage and bad faith litigation. Mr. Russo has also represented insurers in declaratory judgment actions involving coverage for professional liability claims.

Mr. Russo received his Juris Doctor from New York Law School in 2001.  Mr. Russo served as the Notes & Comments Editor for the New York Law School Journal of International & Comparative Law, and was the recipient of the Professor James P. Kibbey Memorial Award for excellence in commercial law.  Mr. Russo was admitted to the New York bar in 2001. He is also admitted to practice law in New Jersey and before the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.


  • New York Law School, J.D., 2001, magna cum laude
  • Bucknell University, B.A., 1998


  • Bar
    • New Jersey
    • New York
  • Court
    • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
    • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
    • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York