A founding partner of LaCourse & Envall, Russ has represented individuals dealing with injuries since 1985. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities and graduated from the William Mitchell School of Law in 1981.
After moving to the Northland, Russ first worked for James Courtney, III Law Office in Duluth for 15 years before eventually starting his own practice in 1998. Russ is also a past 11th District Volunteer Attorney of the Year.
Russ and his wife Cheryl have been residents of Cloquet, MN since 1985 and have three children named Becca, Emily and Peter. Along with spending time with family, Russ also enjoys reading, working in the yard, gardening and spending time at their family cabin in Cromwell.