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Philip Russo practices criminal law, personal injury law, traffic law, DWI Law, and DUI Law in New York State and primarily in the Central Islip, Riverhead, Northport, Islandia, Mineola and Hempstead Courts.  Specialties include the defense of all felony, misdemeanor, and traffic violations including aggravated unlicensed operation, petit larceny, grand larceny, reckless driving, reckless endangerment, possession of narcotics, weapons and stolen property, violent crime, domestic crime, speeding, burglary, robbery, criminal mischief, arson, fraud and all personal injury cases including auto and motorcycle accidents, pedestrian knockdown cases, wrongful death, work accidents, product liability, medical malpractice, dog bite cases and premises liability.


Languages spoken: Italian

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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    20 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%
    20 years, 1 thousand cases



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Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Jonathan Brian Manley

    Phil is an excellent attorney who is very well respected throughout the criminal bar community.


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Contact info

1 Suffolk Sq Ste 240
Islandia, NY, 11749-1590


NYCurrently registered 199503/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Law ReviewTouro1993
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AssociateReyholds, Caronia & Gianelli1994 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
Suffolk County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. CarrollNot Guilty Jury Verdict
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1994