The Russell Firm

Handling Online Defamation And Intellectual Property Issues Is Our Focus

Erin manages a multi-jurisdictional practice including personal injury, medical malpractice and product liability litigation involving catastrophic injury and wrongful death claims in both Illinois and Georgia. Erin handles a complete range of injury claims from basic orthopedic injuries to brain injuries and injuries resulting in paralysis. Erin handles a wide range of commercial and business litigation matters. Her practice also includes ethics and professional negligence representation for attorneys and other professionals. 

Erin was recognized by Law & Politics magazine as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2006 for her work in transportation litigation and again in 2009 for her work in product liability and professional negligence litigation.  

 

Practice Areas

  • National Intellectual Property
  • Technology and Privacy Litigation

Education

  • DePaul University College of Law, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2004
  • University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
    • B.A. - 2001
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court District of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit

Past Positions

Honors

  • Georgia SuperLawyers Rising Star, 2006 - Present
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2009 - Present
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2014 - Present

Classes & Seminars

Pro-Bono Activities

Published Works

Fraternities or Sororities

  • Phi Beta Kappa

Representative Clients

Representative Cases

Certified Legal Specialties

Professional Associations

  • Atlanta Bar Association
  • State Bar of Georgia, Member
  • Chicago Bar Association, Member
  • Illinois State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Defense Research Institute
  • DePaul College of Law, Student Bar Association, Governing Council

Current Employment Positions

  • Attorney

Ancillary Businesses

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