Patrick Russi

Patrick Russiis a native of Rochester, New York. He initially attended Monroe Community College and graduated in 1983 with an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Criminal Justice. He next attended Rochester Institute of Technology attaining Dean’s List status, and graduated in 1985 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice. He then attended Western New England College School of Law in Springfield, Massachusetts where he received his Juris Doctor upon graduating in 1989. While at Western New England College School of Law, Pat attained Honors in the Lawyering Process Course, as well as being selected for Who’s Who Among American Law Students in 1988 and 1989.

Pat was admitted to practice in New York in 1991 and opened his own private practice of law that same year. He then joined the Monroe County District Attorney’s Office as an Assistant District Attorney where he remained as a Criminal Prosecutor until joining the law firm of Faraci & Lange, in 1998. In 2007, he became a Partner in the Law Firm of Moyer, Russi & Randall, P.C., now known as Moyer & Russi, P.C. in 2011.

In 2011, Pat was appointed and then elected to a four year term as a Town Justice in the Town of Irondequoit. Nonethesless, Pat maintains a very active legal practice with Moyer & Russi. His primary areas of practice include, criminal defense litigation, residential real estate, vehicle and traffic litigation, bankruptcy transactions, wills and estates, and personal estate planning matters.

Pat is an active member of various legal and educational organizations including the New York State Bar Association, Monroe County Bar Association and the New York State Magistrate’s Association. He has served as a guest speaker for seminars presented by the Criminal Justice Section of the Monroe County Bar Association. He is an Adjunct Professor in the Departments of Law and Criminal Justice and Paralegal Studies at Monroe Community College.