February 23, 2024

Russell Wolfson Joins Venable’s Construction Law Group in New York

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Venable LLP is pleased to announce that Russell M. Wolfson has joined the firm’s New York office as a partner in the Construction Law Group. Mr. Wolfson advises on commercial real estate projects, with a heavy emphasis on construction and development. He is a seasoned litigator, and he often couples the resulting skill set with his many years of transactional experience. This gives him a unique legal perspective in matters across numerous industries, including building management, hospitality, staffing, and retail.

Mr. Wolfson prioritizes providing superior client service, approaching each engagement with the intention of creating and maintaining long-term relationships. He often counsels clients from the initiation of a construction project through its completion, serving as an integral contributor in acquisitions, contract drafting, neighbor licensing agreements, financing, insurance, and more.

Ken Roberts, chair of Venable’s Construction Law Group, commented, “Russell is an exceptional attorney with unique skills and an impressive range of experience. We are delighted to welcome him to the firm.”

Commenting on his move to Venable, Mr. Wolfson said, “Venable’s culture, exceptional clients, and professionalism drew me to the firm. I am grateful to be able to continue building my practice alongside the wonderful and highly regarded Venable team in New York.”

Mr. Wolfson received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School and his B.A. from the State University of New York at Albany.