EDUCATIONMarist College, B.A., 2004
Michael A. Russo
Director of Operations
As BFA’s Director of Operations, Michael Russo oversees the management activities of the Firm, including all paralegal, technology, HR, and facilities related functions.As BFA’s Director of Operations, Michael Russo oversees the management activities of the Firm, including all paralegal, technology, HR, and facilities related functions. Michael works closely with BFA’s partners to ensure that the Firm is operating at the highest possible level, with the capabilities and responsiveness necessary to serve BFA’s clients. In this capacity, he facilitates the day-to-day needs of the Firm as well as its long-term strategic goals.
Michael brings over a decade of law firm experience to his role, and his insight into the practical requirements of successful litigation is central to his management of Firm operations. Prior to joining the firm, Michael was a Senior Paralegal at Labaton Sucharow LLP. He has accumulated significant experience managing the litigation needs of dozens of complex cases throughout his career, and has a thorough understanding of staff oversight, caseload management, and all aspects of litigation ranging from case initiation through trial.
Michael received his B.A. from Marist College where he earned his degree in economics. He is a member of the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA).