Russell L. Porter

Senior Associates

Russell L. Porter concentrates his practice in the defense of premises owners, property managers and a variety of product manufacturers. He has extensive experience defending claims involving negligence, defamation and complex products liability actions.

Recently, Mr. Porter was instrumental in obtaining the dismissal of a cosmetic-talc related asbestos case in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Middlesex County. We are unaware of any other motions which have obtained a similar dismissal in the venue. Read more > [will add toxic tort case link]

Mr. Porter graduated cum laude from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. Prior to that, he earned his undergraduate degree at Boston University.

Mr. Porter is licensed to practice in the state courts of both New York and New Jersey. He is also admitted to practice in the Federal courts of the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, as well as the District of New Jersey.

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