Michael Russell Joins Miles Mediation & Arbitration in Nashville


NASHVILLE, February 17, 2020 – Miles Mediation & Arbitration, the largest ADR provider in the southeast, is proud to announce the addition of Michael Russell to its panel in Nashville. Russell is a Nashville-based mediator and arbitrator who serves as a neutral in cases throughout the United States. He has successfully mediated almost every type of civil action, including multi-plaintiff employment cases, complex business disputes, and nation-wide class actions. In addition, Michael has helped discretely resolve numerous disputes involving high-profile litigants.




“Michael Russell is an elite neutral with a national reputation,” said John Miles, CEO of Miles Mediation & Arbitration. “I couldn’t be more thrilled to have him on our team. Michael’s skill and expertise combined with the first-class customer experience that Miles provides will ensure the success of our Nashville office.”


Russell joins Miles Nashville with an impressive reputation as a speaker and writer. He has published articles in the American Journal of Trial Advocacy, the University of Memphis Law Review, the Ohio Northern University Law Review, the Seton Hall Constitutional Law Journal, and Employee Rights Quarterly. His articles have been cited by courts, scholars, and in testimony before the United States Congress. He has lectured nationally and internationally. His civic and non-profit work is likewise notable; his work includes serving on the boards of the UT Alumni Legislative Councils, the National Conference of Law Reviews, and the TBA Leadership Law Alumni Association.


He is also an active member of the ABA Federal Labor Standards Legislation Committee and co-founder of the Howell Edmunds Jackson American Inn of Court.


“I was really impressed with Miles’ footprint.” Russell shares. “It’s a good platform, they’re growing with offices across the Southeast with plans to continue to grow, and their commitment to customer service and the customer experience was consistent with mine.”


In addition to his mediation career, Russell teaches alternative dispute resolution at the Belmont University College of Law. 





Miles Mediation & Arbitration, headquartered in Atlanta with offices in Charlotte, Savannah, and Nashville, is an award-winning alternative dispute resolution (ADR) firm. The firm specializes in mediation, arbitration, special master and all forms of dispute management and is known for its exceptional client service and reputation of delivering successful results. The firm handles all case sizes and types, including complex, multi-party disputes in areas of business, finance, construction, medical negligence, personal injury, wrongful death, trucking, real estate, insurance coverage, fiduciary, estate and probate, and premises liability. For more information, please call 888-305-3553.