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Justin Russell, Global Financial Services Firm Chief Legal Officer, Joins Kaufman Dolowich, 2-8-24

Posted Feb 8, 2024

 (Feb 8, 2024, Orlando, Fla.) — Kaufman Dolowich, a leading national law firm, today announced Justin Russell has joined the firm’s Orlando, Florida office as Of Counsel. Russell previously served as the Chief Legal & Compliance Officer for Vengroff Williams, Inc. and its subsidiaries, a global financial services firm, and was also Sr. Vice President of VWi Healthcare Subrogation, one of its affiliates. He joins Kaufman Dolowich’s Financial Services and Institutions practice group and Health Care/Managed Care industry group.

“Justin’s background will prove to be a major asset to our clients, bringing invaluable insight from his operational experience on the front lines of the industry,” said Richard J. Perr, Co-Chair of the firm’s Financial Services and Institutions practice group. “His strategic problem-solving skills for solutions to complex issues, compliance matters and risk strategy, is a boon to our national team.”

Bringing his multifaceted experience from serving as in house counsel for more than a decade, Russell’s practice will focus on representing clients in consumer protection matters and provide compliance counsel across financial, healthcare, insurance, and credit and collection arenas, as well as advising on corporate governance matters, and providing commercial litigation defense. Russell is also skilled at advising on business disputes, navigating professional licensing matters, addressing employment issues, managing contract disputes, and ensuring adherence to governmental regulatory bodies.

Russell received his J.D. from Stetson University College of Law in Gulfport, Fla., and his B.S. in Political Science, magna cum laude, from Florida State University.

About the Firm

Kaufman Dolowich LLP is a leading national law firm serving a broad range of industries in practice areas including labor and employment, directors and officers liability, professional liability, commercial litigation, insurance coverage and litigation, consumer financial services, data privacy and cybersecurity, real estate, general liability and construction law. Headquartered on Long Island, N.Y., Kaufman Dolowich attorneys represent national and global clients of all sizes nationwide. Kaufman Dolowich is a five-time Mansfield Certified law firm recognized for its diverse and inclusive employment strategies. For more information, visit Follow the firm on LinkedIn

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