Macey Russell is a senior partner in the firm’s Complex Trial and Appellate group and represents major corporations and financial institutions in litigation matters in state and federal courts. He is listed in Best Lawyers in America, and is a Litigation Counsel of America Trial Lawyer Honorary Society member, American Bar Foundation Fellow, and College of Law Practice Management Fellow. The Burton Foundation and Library of Congress presented him with a Burton Award for his co-authored article entitled, Developing Great Minority Lawyers for the Next Generation. He serves on the Advisory Board of the Institute for Inclusion in the Legal Profession and has authored several articles on African Americans in the legal profession. He also serves on the firm’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee and Hiring Committee.
Over a 20 year span, Mr. Russell served as a frequent advisor and contributor to Harvard University Law School’s Trial Advocacy Workshop. From 2011 until 2014, Mr. Russell chaired the Judicial Nominating Commission of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, which recommended judicial appointments to the Governor. He graduated from Trinity College in Hartford, CT in 1980 and Suffolk University Law School in 1983.