Charlie Russell was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 2001 and is a shareholder in the firm's Jackson office. His practice is concentrated on railroad, transportation and general litigation at the trial and appellate levels. He has wide experience in litigating railroad claims. He has obtained defense verdicts, summary judgments and other successful outcomes for his clients in Mississippi State and Federal courts. He also has wide experience coordinating the national defense of specific types of railroad claims filed pursuant to the Federal Employers Liability Act. Mr. Russell obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Mississippi in 1997. He obtained his JD (magna cum laude) from Mississippi College School of Law in 2001 where he served as a member and Articles Editor for the Mississippi College Law Review. He is admitted to practice in all State and Federal courts in Mississippi, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, and has been admitted pro hac vice in other jurisdictions.