Mr. Russo obtained his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with highest distinction, from the University of Arizona in 1975 and graduated, with distinction, from the University of Arizona School of Law in 1978. He is also a Certified Public Accountant. He has been counsel to The Industrial Development Authority of the County of Pima for the past 35 years, and also represents The Industrial Development Authority of the City of Sierra Vista.
Mr. Russo practices in the areas of Municipal Finance, Estate Planning and Probate law. Additionally, Mr. Russo has represented numerous non-profits and corporations in tax matters, as general counsel, in corporate matters, and general business matters.
Mr. Russo is a member of the Arizona Bar Association, the Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants, the National Association of Bond Lawyers, the Pima County Bar Association and the American Society of Certified Public Accountants. He is involved with such organizations as the U of A Presidents Club, Salpointe Alumni Association, Fear Not Foundation and Huego Foundation, and various other non-profit organizations.
Mr. Russo has received awards from Community Development Block Grant Award for Community Service, The Willie Kane Humanitarian Award and The Wellness Council of Arizona Advocate of the Year. Mr. Russo also enjoys traveling, playing golf and is a member of the firm’s softball team.