John D. Russell

John D. Russell: Attorney with Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C.
  • Shareholder at Adler Pollock & Sheehan P.C. (67 Attorneys)
  • One Citizens Plaza, 8th Floor, Providence, RI 02903
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John Russell’s varied practice includes representing small and large clients in corporate and business law matters, mergers and acquisitions, commercial real estate transactions, loan transactions, land use and zoning matters, commercial and public finance, and tax law. His tax credentials include advanced training at Boston University School of Law, where he earned an LL.M. in tax law.

His training also includes study at the U.K. Inns of Court School of Law, work for a London barrister, additional study at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia, and service as a research assistant for a recent publication on Rhode Island civil and appellate procedure.

John is able to provide his clients sensitive and knowledgeable representation while working to remove obstacles and get the deal done in an efficient manner.

The Latest

•10.31.17 / News

AP&S Attorneys Named 2017 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

•10.24.16 / News

AP&S Attorneys Named 2016 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

•10.20.15 / News

AP&S Attorneys Named 2015 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

•06.22.15 / News

John Russell Named to PBN’s 40 Under Forty


•Named Rhode Island Rising Star by the publishers of Super Lawyers, 2012 - 2017.

In the Community

•Board of Directors, F.C. Stars of Massachusetts.
•Member, Leadership Rhode Island Lambda II Class 2015.

Areas of Practice (8)

  • Business & Corporate
  • Tax
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Commercial Finance
  • Public Finance
  • Venture Capital
  • Real Estate
  • Hospitality

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
401.274.7200  Phone
401.751.0604  Fax
University Attended:
Gettysburg College, B.A., 2000
Law School Attended:
Roger Williams University School of Law, J.D., 2005; Boston University School of Law, LL.M., Tax Law, 2006
Year of First Admission:
2006, Connecticut and Massachusetts; 2005, Rhode Island

Professional Affiliations

•Member, Rhode Island Bar Association.
•Member, Massachusetts Bar Association.
•Member, Connecticut Bar Association.
•Member, American Bar Association.

Birth Information:
New Haven, Connecticut, 1977
Reported Cases:
Representative Matters: John helped a U.K.-based multinational-a London Stock Exchange-listed company with annual sales over $3 billion-in its $90 million acquisition of assets of a 110-year-old Massachusetts-based competitor and the shares of its Hong Kong, China and U.S. Virgin Islands subsidiaries.; He assisted in representing a private equity-owned global manufacturer and marketer of highly engineered precious- and base-metal fabricated parts, with operating subsidiaries in several U.S. states and in Mexico and China, in its acquisition of the assets of a privately-held, Rhode Island-based electrical-contacts business.; Assisted client with its acquisition from a major international oil company of approximately 100 motor fuel stations in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.; Case Studies: AP&S Provides an Assist to FC Stars in Developing a State-of-the-Art Sports Complex; AP&S Guides Centers Health Care to Enter Rhode Island Health Care Community; AP&S Represents Wells Fargo Bank in Successful Financing of 17 Hotel Portfolio
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