Russell R. Yurk

Russell Yurk is an AV-rated attorney with Jennings, Haug & Cunningham, LLP in Phoenix, Arizona. His practice focuses on professional liability, lawyer discipline, and complex civil litigation. Mr. Yurk serves as the Chair of DRI’s Lawyers' Professionalism and Ethics Committee and is an active member of the State Bar of Arizona’s Committee on the Rules of Professional Conduct and the Arizona Supreme Court’s Judicial Ethics Advisory Committee. He has spoken at more than 60 seminars on professional conduct and ethics, was a contributing author of the Arizona Legal Ethics Handbook (3d ed.), and authors a regular column on ethics and professionalism in Maricopa Lawyer. In his spare time, Mr. Yurk works as a replay official with the National Football League.


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