Russell Law Group, LLC is a criminal defense firm based in Pendleton that was founded by its principal attorney and former prosecutor, Craig W. Russell.
Former Umatilla County Deputy District Attorney, Craig W. Russell, has handled thousands of criminal cases from simple misdemeanor charges to serious felonies. As a prosecutor, Craig swore an oath to uphold the Constitution - an oath he continues to uphold in private practice. Our Constitution was created to protect you, not the government. Craig is committed to holding the government accountable and providing the criminally accused with the passionate and effective representation that they not only deserve, but are constitutionally entitled to.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Wildlife Prosecutor of the Year||Oregon Sportman's Coalition||2018|
|Pro Bono Attorney Award||Multnomah Bar Association||2015|
|Attorney/Owner||Russell Law Group, LLC||2019 - Present|
|Special Deputy District Attorney||Multnomah County District Attorney's Office||2016 - 2016|
|Deputy District Attorney||Umatilla County District Attorney's Office||2016 - 2019|
|Associate Attorney||Davis Rothwell Earle & Xochihua, PC||2014 - 2015|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Oregon Criminal Defense Lawyers Association||N/A||2019 - Present|
|Willamette University College of Law||J.D.||2014|
|University of Alaska - Fairbanks||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2011|
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