Our team

Experienced, knowledgeable and approachable – our team will work with you to achieve excellent practical outcomes
Peter Russo LL.B B.Juris Dip. Ed..

Peter is the Principal and founding member of Russo and Russo.

Peter holds degrees in Law, Jurisprudence and a Diploma in Education from Monash University.

He has been practising law in Brunswick for over 30 years and has been active in the local community during this time.

He is currently on the Board of Performing Arts Moreland that auspices the Brunswick Music Festival.

He has expertise in Family Law, Collaborative Family Law, Conveyancing, Wills, Probate, Deceased Estates, Leases, Commercial Law and related areas.

He embraces a holistic approach to resolving legal issues combining his dispute resolution skills, knowledge and experience to use a collaborative approach where appropriate and if not appropriate, to use the usual Court methods of resolving disputes.

He works closely with other members of the Russo and Russo team and oversees matters to ensure your interests are protected as far as possible.

His leisure activities include literature, comparative religion, music, poetry, song writing and acoustic guitar.

He is also a St Kilda Saints tragic of five decades.

Francis is a Solicitor who works in close association with principal Peter Russo

Francis holds degrees in Law and International Relations. Francis has previously worked in dispute resolution for both the financial services industry and for the state government.

His areas of practice include Family Law, Wills and Estates, Conveyancing and Commercial Leasing and Music Law.

Leah is Russo and Russo’s experienced and capable Conveyancer.

Leah takes enormous pride in her work and always takes the time to understand your individual needs and make you feel at ease with the conveyancing process.

Bernadette is our Office Administrator Manager and book keeper. She oversees Trust and Office accounting matters, accounts, invested funds and other financial matters.

She is available to discuss account queries, trust investments and related office matters.