Bill Russell is an attorney at Keller & Keller’s Albuquerque, New Mexico office where he focuses on counseling and advising clients in the early stages of their case.
Bill prides himself on standing up for victims of car accidents, dog bites, wrongful-death, and premises accidents.
“When people call Keller & Keller, it is often during some of the most confusing, troubling, and painful times of their life. I’m happy to be the first point of contact for these people.”
Bill was born and raised in Albuquerque, NM. He graduated from Cibola High School and went on to receive a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Art Study at the University of New Mexico. After graduating, Bill worked as an insurance agent, specializing in property and casualty insurance policies. A highlight of this vocation was working with people in the community to ensure they would be protected in the midst of tragic circumstances.
Bill then went on to earn his Juris Doctor from the University of New Mexico School of Law. During law school, Bill was a member of the Environmental Law Society. He has a particular interest in natural resources and environmental law, as well as personal injury, civil litigation, and insurance law. While in law school Bill had the opportunity to work for an insurance defense firm and for a family law and estate planning firm.
Since admission to the bar in May 2015, Bill has worked as a civil plaintiff’s attorney, and a criminal defense attorney, all while producing successful results for his clients. Bill has also represented families in Children’s Court.
When not practicing law, Bill enjoys playing basketball, working on cars, and participating in several of his son’s sporting endeavors. Bill is passionate about giving back to the community that helped make him the man he is today.