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David Anthony Russo

David Anthony Russo

also known as MELISSA ANN HERMAN

About me

Mr. Russo is a partner at Herman & Russo P.C. He is a native of Atlanta,
Georgia. Prior to founding Herman & Russo P.C., Mr. Russo served as a Judge
Advocate General (JAG) officer with the U.S. Army, and held various positions in
law enforcement and criminal justice. He has served in Active, Army Reserve, and
National Guard assignments. While on active duty with the Army, Mr. Russo served
in differing roles that included legal assistance attorney, trial counsel,
operational law attorney, and in military intelligence.

In his legal assignments, Mr. Russo has assisted thousands of soldiers with a
wide range of legal issues that have faced them while both at home and abroad.
He has also served as a company commander during the first phase of Operation
Iraqi Freedom and recently spent a year in Baghdad, Iraq as part of the command
responsible for all military medical operations in the country. Mr. Russo has
been awarded the Bronze Star and Army Commendation Medals for service in

He is an active member of the American Motorcycle Association and has
volunteered at the Georgia Aquarium. He is an avid scuba diver. He is also a
member of both the Atlanta LSU and New Orleans Saints fan clubs, Alfa Romeo Club
of America and BMW Motorcycle Owners of America.


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Practice areas


  1. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 50%
    20 years, 500 cases
  2. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 50%
    20 years, 500 cases



Fixed (always), Free consultation (90 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Thomas William McBroom

    I endorse this lawyer. Dave is a dedicated, ethical, and competent attorney. I have known him for almost two decades and would not hesitate to recommend him to a client.


    Thomas McBroom Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Timothy Minthorn Klob

    Dave Russo is an excellent lawyer, both in his knowledge of Bankruptcy practice, as well as in his military law practice as a Judge Advocate with the Georgia Army National Guard. I highly endorse Dave in his work and would not hesitate to recommend him to any client seeking high quality legal representation.


    Timothy Klob Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact info

Herman & Russo, P.C.

445 Creekstone Ridge
Woodstock, GA, 30188

Herman & Russo, P.C.

2300 Lakeview Parkway
Alpharetta, GA, 30009



GAActive Member in Good Standing 199511/07/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
American Jurisprudence AwardAmerican Jurisprudence Society1994
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Judge AdvocateUS Army JAG Corps2000 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
North Fulton Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Louisiana State Univ.N/AlawN/A