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Russ Richards focuses on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and corporate governance. As a partner in our Corporate Governance and Mergers & Acquisitions practices, Russ represents public and private companies in a range of corporate transactions.

Across a wide variety of industries, Russ works with publicly held and privately owned companies in a full range of merger and acquisition transactions. These transactions have included public and private M&A, joint ventures, and strategic investments for companies throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, South America, the UK and Europe.

Russ also represents Boards of Directors and Special Committees in planning and executing these transactions, and regularly advises public company Boards of Directors and Chief Executive Officers on corporate governance matters.

Russ has been identified by Chambers USA and Georgia Trend as a leading lawyer in his practice area. He has also been listed in The Best Lawyers in America and selected as a BTI Client Service All-Star for delivering exemplary client service.

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Credentials

J.D., Duke University, with high honors

B.S., The University of Tennessee, with high honors

Georgia

American Bar Association

Atlanta Bar Association

Best Lawyers In America

State Bar of Georgia

Mergers & Acqusitions


Chambers USA and Georgia Trend

The Best Lawyers in America

BTI Client Service All-Star

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Recognition

Mergers & Acqusitions


Chambers USA and Georgia Trend

The Best Lawyers in America

BTI Client Service All-Star

Credentials

J.D., Duke University, with high honors

B.S., The University of Tennessee, with high honors

Georgia

American Bar Association

Atlanta Bar Association

Best Lawyers In America

State Bar of Georgia

Mergers & Acqusitions


Chambers USA and Georgia Trend

The Best Lawyers in America

BTI Client Service All-Star

Icon close

Close

Recognition

Mergers & Acqusitions


Chambers USA and Georgia Trend

The Best Lawyers in America

BTI Client Service All-Star