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Erick A. Russell

Associate
Bridgeport Office
850 Main Street
P.O. Box 7006
Bridgeport, CT 06601-7006
p 203.330.2154
f 203.576.8888
Practice Areas
Bar and Court Admissions
  • Connecticut
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
Education
  • University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D., 2012; Awarded University of Connecticut School of Law Certificate in Taxation, 2012
  • The University of New Haven, B.S., magna cum laude, 2009

Erick A. Russell, located in the Firm’s Bridgeport office, is an associate in the Government Finance and Litigation Departments. Erick has drafted primary financing documents and closing documents, including resolutions, ordinances, purchase contracts, opinions and bond and note closing documents.  He has conducted due diligence and legal research with respect to state and municipal law issues relating to the issuance of bonds and notes.  Erick is a member of the National Association of Bond Lawyers and the Government Finance Officers Association. 

Erick’s litigation practice focuses primarily on complex business litigation, health care and probate litigation and includes representation of businesses and individuals before state and federal courts in matters involving contract disputes, unfair trade practices, misappropriation of trade secrets and proprietary information and breach of fiduciary duty.

Prior to joining Pullman & Comley in 2012, Erick interned for the General Counsel to Governor Dannel P. Malloy. He was also a summer associate in 2011 and served as a legal intern for the Connecticut Legal Rights Project in 2010.

Professional Affiliations

  • Connecticut Bar Association - LGBT Section, vice chair and past treasurer
  • George W. Crawford Black Bar Association - board of directors
  • Connecticut Bar Association - Litigation and Young Lawyers Section
  • Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity
  • Greater Bridgeport Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Lambda Legal - Co-chair of Connecticut Cares 2014

Honors & Awards

  • Named to the Super Lawyers "Connecticut Rising Stars" list in 2015 and 2016 in the area of government finance