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Physical Address:
Wells Fargo Building
150 Fayetteville Street
Suite 1800
Raleigh, NC 27601

    

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1151
Raleigh, NC 27602

(Wake County)
(919) 821-4711
Fax: (919) 829-1583

Tharrington Smith's Family Law Team

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Jeffrey Russell, Raleigh Family Law Attorney

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Jeffrey R. Russell is a Board Certified Specialist in Family Law and a partner in the Family Law section at Tharrington Smith, LLP. His practice is concentrated in family law and appeals. Before joining the firm in 2013, he clerked for the Honorable John C. Martin, Chief Judge of the North Carolina Court of Appeals. Jeff earned his undergraduate degree in political science from Furman University and subsequently graduated magna cum laude from the Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University.

Jeff is a national member of the Order of the Barristers, the Wake County Bar Association, and the Family Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association. He has served as a coach for Campbell Law’s moot court team, volunteered for the North Carolina Bar Association’s 4All Statewide Service Day, and is a guest lecturer for the University of North Carolina Law School’s Family Law Practice Seminars. He has been selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers’ “Rising Stars” continuously since 2016.

A Western North Carolina native, Jeffrey enjoys numerous outdoor activities such as backpacking, snow skiing, running, and SCUBA diving. On weekends he can also be found working on his project Jeep JKU.

Education

    Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University

  • Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, 2012
  • Campbell Law Review, Chief Comments Editor, Member

Furman University

  • B.S., Political Science, 1999

Verdicts & Opinions

  • Crews v. Paysour, No. COA18-72, 10/2018
  • Johnson v. Johnson, No. COA17-502, 6/2018
  • Mastny v. Mastny, No. COA17-1171, 5/2018
  • Johnson v. Johnson, COA17-502; 11/2017
  • Mastny v. Mastny, COA17-1171; 2/2017

Clerkships

  • Clerk to the Honorable John C. Martin, Chief Judge, North Carolina Court of Appeals

Memberships & Admissions

  • North Carolina State Bar, Member
  • Wake County Bar Association, Member
  • 10th Judicial District Bar, Member
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Family Law Section Member

Professional Dedication

  • Campbell Law School, Moot Court Coach
  • North Carolina Bar Association’s 4All Statewide Service Day, volunteer
  • University of North Carolina Law School, Family Law Practice Seminar, guest lecturer since 2016

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Awards & Honors

Selected to North Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Stars, since 2016
Order of the Barristers
Board Certified Specialist in Family Law 2018

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