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Russell Baird Adams III

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  1. So Glad We Found Him! Would Recommend Without Hesitation

    Posted by Kristen, a Chapter 7 client,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Russell Adams.
    • I hired Russell 1-3 years ago.
    • Russell handled my Bankruptcy / Chapter 7 matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    We found Russell Adams through an internet search for Virginia bankruptcy attorneys and were immediately impressed with the amount of free information on his website. When we emailed for some information specific to our situation, Russ responded immediately. This set the tone for our entire relationship. He was responsive and available from beginning to end. Russ was extremely generous with his time, and we feel we got more than our money's worth.

    We were very upset about needing to file for bankruptcy and felt ashamed of our situation. Russ was so kind and professional, and helped us keep a realistic perspective. He really held our hands through the whole process.

    We knew we had a good one from the beginning, but it was never more clear than when we went to the courthouse to meet with the trustee. The other people there with counsel seemed unprepared, and so did their attorneys. Some of the other lawyers were not dressed professionally, didn't know the answers to the trustee's questions, and were frankly kind of unpleasant. It was clear that those attorneys "phoned it in." Russ not only looked the part, but he was the consummate professional, had every I dotted and every T crossed, and had a very collegial relationship with the trustee. Because he prepared us so well for the meeting and guided us through it with such expertise, we felt completely comfortable, which we did not expect under the circumstances.

    We have already recommended Russ to several friends and acquaintances, and would do so again in a heartbeat. We feel really fortunate that we found him and he was able to work with us. Filing bankruptcy is no fun, but Russ helped us to get through it with a positive attitude and a focus on what comes next. We got a real rockstar attorney when we hired him, and are so glad he's the one we picked!

  2. Highly recommend Russell

    Posted by a Chapter 7 client,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Good
    • I recommend Russell Adams.
    • I hired Russell more than 3 years ago.
    • Russell handled my Bankruptcy / Chapter 7 matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    Very kind and respectful Attorney. Excellent experience. I felt supported and in good hands.

  3. Highly recommend Russell

    Posted by J.P., a Chapter 7 client,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Good
    • I recommend Russell Adams.
    • I hired Russell more than 3 years ago.
    • Russell handled my Bankruptcy / Chapter 7 matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    I can't say anything but positive things about Russ. I normally don't like to spend my time writing reviews on people, restaurants, etc. However, I am more than happy to write such a review for Russ. I was referred over to Russ from a friend and he was very kind and informative about the whole process. Nobody likes to have to file for bankruptcy and although it can be quite embarassing, Russ put my mind at ease. Even after the case was over, Russ still was more than happy to help me out even though he was already paid for his services. I would highly recommend Russ!

  4. You won't find a better bankruptcy attorney...

    Posted by Daniel, a Chapter 13 client,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Russell Adams.
    • I hired Russell 1-3 years ago.
    • Russell handled my Bankruptcy / Chapter 13 matter.
    • I have previously worked with 3-5 lawyers.

    "I literally can’t say enough good things about Russ. I’ll start up front by letting you know that even though I’ve posted this anonymously, I’ve told Russ that I’m happy to talk with someone live if someone asks. Also, no…I’m not a friend of his posting this as a favor.

    After spending considerable time weighing my options regarding filing bankruptcy I’m fortunate that Russ was the second attorney that I discussed my situation with. If you’re not careful, you’ll miss that fact that Russ has an understated confidence that comes from his knowing his profession cold. While he doesn’t wear it on his sleeve, he knows the people, process and what it takes to get you the greatest possible amount of debt relief. And don’t underestimate the value of him being liked by his peers and colleagues as well. He’s definitely well respected in his field.

    Make sure that when you talk to Russ you don’t miss the subtleties in what he’s telling you. They’re important. I’m not kidding when I say that I don’t think he does this for the money. That said, he was more expensive than the other attorney that I saw, but worth double. Russ knows what he’s doing.

    On top of everything else, he’s an individual with outstanding character in my opinion. I couldn’t have kept my house intact for the last two years if it weren’t for his guidance, patience (and at least in my case) tolerance.

    If you want someone live to talk to…tell Russ. I’ll be happy to talk to you in person.

  5. Thank you for your great work!

    Posted by Michael, a Chapter 7 client,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Russell Adams.
    • I hired Russell 1-3 years ago.
    • Russell handled my Bankruptcy / Chapter 7 matter.
    • I have previously worked with more than 10 lawyers.

    From the first meeting, he set the right expectation. I was very happy with his work. I'll recommend him to everyone I know.

  6. Very professional firm

    Posted by Virginia, a Chapter 7 client,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Russell Adams.
    • I hired Russell 1-3 years ago.
    • Russell handled my Bankruptcy / Chapter 7 matter.
    • I have previously worked with 6-10 lawyers.

    I am very happy to have been recommended to this firm, my case has handle in a timely manner. Mr. Russell B. Adams, was available when I need more information and gave me critical advise when I needed guidance. His office always followed up with any inquiry or question. I had gone through different law firms in the past and this is by far the most professional and effective I have found. I am recommending him to relatives and colleagues

  7. Bankruptcy Attorney

    Posted by a Chapter 13 client,
    Overall rating
     Good
    Trustworthy
     Good
    Responsive
     Average
    Knowledgeable
     Good
    Kept me informed
     Good
    • I recommend Russell Adams.
    • I hired Russell 1-3 years ago.
    • Russell handled my Bankruptcy / Chapter 13 matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    This was a difficult decision and time for us to declare bankruptcy. Russell made us feel comfortable with our decision all the while treating us with integrity and respect.