Brian R. Russell

Brian R. Russell

Sun City, Arizona

Brian R. Russell, Esq. joined the Moore Law Firm in 2018. From the moment Mr. Russell obtained his Arizona attorney license in 1994, he has engaged in representing all manner of clients, gaining a diverse legal background in both transactional and litigation matters. Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Russell was a founding member of a law firm in Arizona whose practice focused on representation of small business owners and representation of trade contractors in construction defect litigation. Prior to opening his own firm, Mr. Russell served as managing attorney for the AIG Arizona Staff Counsel office responsible for defending insured parties in motor vehicle accident and bodily injury claims and construction defect claim. Prior to managing the AIG Arizona Staff Counsel office, Mr. Russell operated his own private practice and was a named shareholder for a prominent insurance defense law firm based in Nevada and Arizona, representing both nationwide and local contractors in high exposure construction disputes. Mr. Russell obtained his Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine University and his undergraduate degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He is admitted to practice in the States of Arizona, Missouri and Nevada, and the U.S. District Courts of Arizona and Nevada.

Mr. Russell has also been a panel speaker at the West Coast Casualty Construction Defect Seminar and is actively involved in civic and volunteer activities. He holds the highest Martindale-Hubbell Preeminent AV Peer Review Rating.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts
  • Contract Review and Drafting
  • Small Business Consultation
  • Probate Estate Administration
  • Trust Estate Administration
  • Ancillary Administration
  • Real Estate

Bar Admissions

  • Arizona
  • U.S. District Court District of Arizona
  • U.S. District Court District of Nevada


  • Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California
    • J.D. - 1994
  • University of Missouri-Columbia
    • B.S.B.A - 1991


  • Panel Speaker, West Coast Casualty Construction Defect Seminar

Honors and Awards

  • Preeminent AV Peer Review Rating, Martindale-Hubbell

Past Employment Positions

  • AIG Arizona Staff Counsel office, Managing Attorney