Guerric S.D.L. Russell


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Guerric S.D.L. Russell has extensive nationwide experience in jury and nonjury trials in both federal and state courts, appeals and arbitrations. He represents corporations and individuals alike, including underwriters, vessel owners and operators, marinas, terminals, dock facilities, ports, shipyards and marine construction companies. Guerric's litigation practice focuses on maritime and commercial matters primarily in the areas of marine casualties, personal injury, property damage, limitation of liability, cargo damage, pollution and products liability. Guerric also routinely advises clients on marine insurance coverage issues under hull, protection & indemnity, pollution and commercial liability policies. In addition, Guerric is often retained to draft or revise insurance policies and a wide range of commercial contracts.

Bar Admissions:

New York
New Jersey
Southern District of New York
Eastern District of New York
Northern District of New York
District of New Jersey
U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit


Hofstra University School of Law, J.D., 2000
Honors: Cum Laude; Chief Editor of Research, Hofstra University Cyberlaw Forum, 1999-2000
Universite de Nice UFR Sciences Juridiques, Politiques, Economiques et de Gestion, European Union Law Program, Nice, France, 1998
Illinois Wesleyan University, B.A., 1997
Honors: Departmental Honors in Japanese; Alpha Mu Gamma
University of Paris, Sorbonne (Cours de Civ.), 1996
Honors: Certificate Moyen

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Maritime Law Association of the United States
Phi Alpha Delta