D. Christopher Russell

The Russell's Law Firm, PLC
202 E Wilcox Dr Ste 200
Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
(520) 458-7246
www.russellslawfirm.com


Practice Areas

Personal Injury
Wrongful Death
DUI
Criminal Law
Civil Litigation
Insurance Bad Faith
Business Law
Military Law
Medical Malpractice

Bar Admissions

Washington, 1997
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, 2000
U.S. District Court, District Court of Arizona, 2003
U.S. Supreme Court, 2008
Idaho, 2015

Military

U.S. Army Armor Corps, 1990-1997
Major, U.S. Army JAG Corps, 1997-2003
U.S. Army Reserve, 2003-2015 (Ret.)

Honors

AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
The Litigation Counsel of America
The Litigation Counsel of America is an invitation only trial lawyer honorary society. Membership is limited to 3,500 Fellows, representing less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers. Fellows are selected and invited into Fellowship after being evaluated on effectiveness and accomplishment in litigation and trial work, along with ethical reputation.

Representative Cases

United States v. Creighton, Army 2001-208 (Army Court of Criminal Appeals)
Bennett v. Baxter Group, Inc., 223 Ariz. 414 (Div. 2, 2010)

Professional Associations

Sierra Vista Bar Association
Washington State Bar Association
American Bar Association
Arizona State Bar Board of Governors

Education

J.D., Gonzaga University
B.A., Eastern Washington University

Biographical Details

Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award for Products Liability
Lecturer, Aviation Law, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, 1999
Graduate of the Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College, 2010
Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America, 2012