Richard Russo is one of the firm’s founding partners, focusing entirely on personal injury litigation. Through his tireless work ethic, creativity, and keen understanding of the unique medical issues presented by each case, he has recovered millions of dollars on behalf of those injured in accidents caused by the carelessness of third-parties. A skilled trial attorney, Richard was recognized for achieving one of New York State’s highest jury verdicts in a motor vehicle accident case in New York Verdict Search’s "Top Verdicts and Settlements of 2016." He was named a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers in 2019 and in 2020. In 2020, he was selected as one of The National Trial Lawyers "Top 40 Under 40."