Law Firm in Cranston, RI

Christopher Russo, J.D.

Christopher Russo, J.D. | Law Firm photo
Christopher L. Russo, Esquire
Kirshenbaum & Kirshenbaum Attorneys at Law, Inc.
I have been practicing law since 1991. I have enjoyed practicing in the same firm for my entire career and have now taken over as the managing partner. My firm handles a variety of legal matter.

I personally fight to protect the rights of injured people. Whether that be from a car accident, a slip and fall, a animal injury (such as a dog attack), a tractor trailer accident, product liability, or from a medical negligence (doctor malpractice) situation.

I also have attorneys who handle all forms of WORKERS COMPENSATION CLAIMS.

I also have attorneys who exclusively handle FAMILY COURT MATTERS including, child custody, child visitation, grandparent visitation, contested divorces, pre-nuptial agreements, and mediation.
 Juris Doctor (J.D.)
Boston College, BA Psychology, 1988
Suffolk University Law School, JD, 1991
Christopher Russo enjoyed his entire legal career here at Kirshenbaum & Kirshenbaum. He began his journey upon entering the Rhode Island bar in September 1991. Five years ago he became the Managing Partner of the personal injury practice within the firm. in 2011 he is now also the Managing Partner for the entire firm, leading nine lawyers and support staff. He is admitted in both the State and Federal Bars for the State of Rhode Island Bar. He is also admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court.

Christopher received his B.A. degree from Boston College in 1988. He received his Juris Doctor degree from Suffolk University Law School where he represented Suffolk University in their regional American Bar Association Trial Advocacy Competition.

Christopher is an active member of the Rhode Island Bar Association, the Rhode Island Association for Justice (past member of the Board of Governors), and The American Association for Justice (formerly known as American Trial Lawyers Association).

Christopher concentrates his practice in representing personal injury plaintiffs. He handles all matters assisting people injured in car collisions, slip and fall, bicycle and motorcycle accidents. He has handled many cases involving tractor trailer collisions. These cases require an attorney with knowledge of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and an intimate understanding of the dangers these vehicles pose to the unsuspecting victims.

Christopher also handles a variety of criminal defense matters. He has handles District Court misdemeanor offenses, Superior Court felony matters as well as Federal District Court matters.

Christopher lives in East Greenwich with his wife Maria and theirs two daughter, Jessica & Alexandra.
American Association for Justice (formerly American Trial Lawyers Association)
Rhode Island Association for Justice (formerly RI Trial Lawyers Association)
RI Bar Association
American Bar Association
Bar Admissions
Rhode Island, State and Federal; United States Supreme Court
Free Consultation
Practice Areas
 Legal Services  Negligence
 Auto (Accidents, Insurance)  Online / Video Legal Consultation
 Contract Disputes  Personal Injury
 COVID-19-Related Legal Help  Product Liability
 Criminal Law  Transportation
 Family Law  Workers' Compensation
 Injuries & Accidents
888 Reservoir Ave.
CranstonRI 02910
Additional Location
60 McPartland Way