Russell Joseph Ferraro, Jr.

Russell Joseph Ferraro, Jr.: Attorney with Ferraro Law Group, PL


Delta Theta Phi. Chief Assistant Public Defender, 1976-1978, 19th Judicial Circuit of Florida. Member: Board of Adjustment, City of Stuart, Florida, 1978-1979. Member, 1979 and 1984-1990 and Chairman, 1987-1990, Planning and Zoning Board and Local Planning Agency, City of Stuart. Member, Board of Trustees: St. Michael's School, 1982-1985; Indian River Mental Health Association, 1982.

(Board Certified Marital and Family Law Lawyer, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education)

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Complex Litigation
  • Criminal Law
  • Civil Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
772-919-8854  Phone
772-221-0600  Phone
772-220-0640  Fax
University Attended:
Canisius College, B.A., 1970
Law School Attended:
Stetson University College of Law, J.D., 1974
Year of First Admission:
1975, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida including Trial Bar; 1976, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1981, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1974, Florida; 1978, U.S. Supreme Court
Martin County (Chairman, Family Law Section, 1990—; Co-Chairman, Family Law Committee, 1999-2008) and American (Member, Sections on: Criminal Justice; Family Law; Litigation) Bar Associations; The Florida Bar (Member, Criminal Justice Section); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers; Florida Criminal Defense Attorneys Association.
Reported Cases:
Roby v. Nelson, 562 So.2d 375, 15 Fla. L. Weekly D1424 (Fla.App. 4 Dist., May 23, 1990) (No. 89-1606); Bobb v. Bobb, 552 So.2d 334, 14 Fla. L. Weekly 2700 (Fla.App. 4 Dist., Nov. 22, 1989) (No. 88-1427); Hardwick v. Hardwick, 710 So.2d 124 (Fla.App. 4 Dist., Apr. 15, 1998) (No. 98-0111); White v. White, 705 So.2d 123, 23 Fla. L. Weekly D373 (Fla.App. 2 Dist., Jan. 23, 1998) (No. 970-01723); Melvik v. Melvik, 669 So.2d 328, 21 Fla. L. Weekly D636 (Fla.App. 4 Dist., Mar. 13, 1996) (No. 95-0499); Wertheim v. Wertheim, 711 So.2d 183, 23 Fla. L. Weekly D1167 (Fla.App. 4 Dist., May 13, 1998) (No. 97-2967); Kennedy v Kennedy, 656 So.2d 562, 20 Fla. L. Weekly D1403 (Fla.App. 4 Dist., Jun. 14, 1995) (No. 94-1654); Steele v. Steele, 945 So. 2d 601 (Fla. 4th DCA 2006); Hitchcock v. Hitchcock, 992 So. 2d 436 (Fla. 4th DCA 2008).
( Board Certified Marital and Family Law Lawyer, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education )
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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