Colin Russ is a leading, independent commercial mediator. He is ranked as a top-tier mediation in Chambers UK 2019 and The Legal 500 UK 2019.
He is quoted in Chambers UK 2019 as having “built a reputation as a very energetic, proactive, positive and hardworking mediator” and in The Legal 500 UK 2019 as being “a favourite mediator for many clients; he is thorough, hardworking and painstaking in pursuing a settlement”.
You can view Colin’s mediation fees, check his real-time availability calendar and send him a booking request for your mediation via www.colindavidruss.com
Over the past 18 years Colin has built up a thriving, independent commercial mediation practice in the UK. His clients include many of the UK’s leading law firms and he has considerable expertise in high value multi-party mediations, involving complex multi-issue disputes.
Colin has established an excellent reputation for the successful resolution of disputes relating to commercial contracts, shareholder/partnership disputes, professional negligence, construction disputes, real estate and the financial services sector as well as disputes arising from intellectual property rights, insolvency issues and the mis-selling of IRHPs.
Originally qualified as a lawyer, Colin practised as a commercial litigation lawyer for over 20 years, ultimately as head of litigation at the Birmingham office of global law firm DLA Piper. After his interest in the mediation process grew, Colin gained his Mediator Accreditation and left DLA (as it was then) to set up his independent mediation practice – Colin David Russ t/a CDR.