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Paris Scott Russell IV

Paris Scott Russell IV

also known as P. Scott Russell, Scott Russell

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Car Accidents, Insurance

About Me

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1988

  1. Personal Injury: 45%
  2. Car Accidents: 20%
  3. Wrongful Death: 20%
  4. Insurance: 15%

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Julianne C Smith

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Julianne Smith Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

  • Stephen Watrel

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Scott for nearly 20 years and he is one of the brightest, hard-working lawyers I know. There are very few lawyers in the State of Florida with his breadth of knowledge of the law and courtroom procedure. He fights hard for his clients and has always been a staunch supporter of the civil justice system and right to jury trial. I would recommend Scott to anyone looking for a real advocate.


    Stephen Watrel Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

P. Scott Russell P.A.

1300 Riverplace Blvd Ste 601
Jacksonville, FL, 32207-9018



FLMember in Good Standing198808/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Jacksonville Trial Lawyers AssociationExecutive Board2000 - 2001
Academy of Florida Trial LawyersChair1995 - 1995
Academy of Florida Trial LawyersMember1993 - 2004
Jacksonville Bar AssociationRepresentative1989 - 1992
Florida BarMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
Academy of Florida Trial LawyersBoard of DirectorsN/A
Jacksonville Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Grosso v. Fidelity Nat. Title Ins. Co., 983 So. 2d 1165 (Fla. 3d DCA 2008)Reversal of inadequate settlement
Talat Enterprises, Inc. v. Aetna Cas. and Surety Co., 753 So. 2d 1278 (Fla. 2000)N/A
Lugassy v. Independent Fire Ins. Co., 636 So. 2d 1332 (Fla. 1994)N/A

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Publication NameTitleDate
Florida Justice Association Journal"Do Father and Mother Still Know Best? Seeking Court Approval of Annuities Providing Post-Majority Periodic Payments to Minors"2007
The Florida Bar Journal (co-author)"Recovery of Mental Distress Damages in Bad Faith Claims in Florida"2001
1990-95 Florida Justice Assoc- Associate EditorAudio Journal1990


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
Middlebury CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1980

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
CLE conference"Insurance Litigation in Florida: Application of Agency Principles to Formation of the Contract"1999
Monthly Meeting"Compulsory Medical Examinations"1996
Seminar"Uncharted Territory: Settlement After Fabre,"1995
Speech for Florida Justice Association seminar, December 1992"Alternate Theories of Vicarious Liability in Florida,"1992