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Robie Russell

Robie Russell

Russell Law Offices
  • Environmental Law, Business Law, Gov & Administrative Law...
  • Idaho, Washington
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Summary

RUSSELL LAW OFFICES provides legal services to clients in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington from offices in Seattle's historic Pioneer Square and Boise's Empire Building. Our regional practice emphasizes environmental, natural resource, real estate, and business matters. We also engage in litigation and provide mediation, trustee, and business management services. Our numerous clients include individuals, small to medium sized businesses, corporations, public agencies and start-ups. Prior to opening Russell Law Offices, Mr. Russell was of counsel with the firms of Neubauer Hunsinger and Ryan Swanson in Seattle. He also served as Regional Administrator of EPA's Region 10 from 1986 to 1990. During his tenure, Region 10 successfully negotiated the Tri-Party Agreement for the remediation of the Hanford nuclear facility, managed the cleanup of the Alaska Oil Spill, and numerous other significant environmental matters. Mr. Russell also led USEPA delegations to the People's Republic of China, the Philippines, and Canada, and was a member of a delegation of scientists and legal professionals who visited the Soviet Union and Poland, including the nuclear site at Chernobyl. Prior to his federal service, Mr. Russell served as a Deputy Attorney General for the State of Idaho, heading both the Natural Resource and Local Government Divisions. Prior to law school, Mr. Russell served as Administrative Coordinator for the Idaho Department of Environmental Protection and Health. He received his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Idaho, and has received training in arbitration and mediation through the American Arbitration Association. Mr. Russell is admitted to the bars of Idaho, Washington, and all federal courts. He is also a member of environmental and land use sections of the Idaho and Washington State Bar Associations and the Natural Resource and Environmental Sections of the American Bar Association.

Education
University of Idaho College of Law
J.D.
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University of Idaho
B.S. (1973)
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Professional Experience
Attorney
Russell Law Offices
- Current
Attorney
Ryan, Swanson & Cleveland
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Regional Administrator
USEPA - Region 10
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Senior Deputy and Division Chief
Idaho Attorney General's Office
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Natural Resources Division, Muncipal Government Division
Attorney
Bielenberg, Anderson & Walker
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Administrative Coordinator
Idaho Department of Environmental and Community Services
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Idaho Media Law Handbook
Idaho Law Foundation
Open Meeting Law Handbook
State of Idaho
Local Government Legal News
Idaho Attorney General's Office
Certifications
arbitration and mediation
American Arbitration Association
public administration certification
State of Idaho
Awards
Boyd Martin Award
Assn. of Idaho Cities
Professional Associations
Washington State Bar # 20579
Member
- Current
Idaho State Bar
Member
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Idaho
Washington
9th Circuit
Federal Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Our fees are always negotiable.
Practice Areas
  • Environmental Law
  • Business Law
  • Gov & Administrative Law
  • Real Estate Law
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Contact & Map
76 S Main St
Seattle, WA 98104
USA
Telephone: (206) 621-2102
Fax: (206) 621-2104