Anthony M. Russell

  • Lecturer

Anthony M. Russell is a partner at Gentry Locke, where he has practiced for the last 20 years, and he has been consistently recognized as a Virginia Super Lawyer in Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Litigation for plaintiffs. In 2018 and 2019 he was named to the Top 100 list for Virginia Super Lawyers. He also is recognized among the Best Lawyers in America in several categories for plaintiffs, including mass tort litigation/class actions, medical malpractice law, personal injury and product liability litigation, and for 2017 and 2018 was named the Roanoke Lawyer of the Year for Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs. Russell has been inducted into the American Board of Trial Advocates and, in 2019, he was inducted as a Fellow with the Litigation Counsel of America. He has tried more than 100 jury trials throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia and surrounding states, and mediated over a several hundred cases.

Russell teaches Trial Advocacy and Federal Litigation Practice at the Law School.

Education

  • J.D.
    University of Virginia School of Law
    1999
  • B.A.
    University of Virginia
    1996