Angie Russo

Mediator & Collaborative Attorney

 

 

 

“Courage is being scared to death, but saddled up anyway.”  – John Wayne

“I am not afraid of storms because I am learning how to sail my ship.”  – Louisa May Alcott

Angie Russo brings unique skills to the practice of Collaborative Family Law and Mediation. A former teacher and experienced litigator, she is committed to educating and empowering her clients as they embark on one of life’s most difficult transitions. During her previous work as a Bay Area Deputy District Attorney (Felony Domestic Violence Unit), Angie defused intense volatile situations. Her caring, calm, and direct style developed from working with families in the courtroom. Her empathy developed from watching her own parents’ divorce. Angie’s skills, compassion, and wisdom make her an ideal advisor and partner in the separation process

Bar Admissions:
    • State of California (2010)
    • State of Oregon (2015)

 

Education:
      • University of California, Hastings College of the Law Juris Doctor (2010)
      • Bank Street College of Education, Masters of Science in Education (2006)
      • University of California, Berkeley, Bachelor of Arts (2004)

 

Community Involvement:
  • Oregon Association of Collaborative Professionals (Member since 2015)

 

Personal Interest:
      • Mother of one sweet baby (Juliet) and two rescue dogs (Huckleberry and Bessie)
      • Three-time half-marathoner, snow skier, and water skier
      • Exchange student in Belgium, France, and Argentina