Adam J. Russo

Adam J. Russo

Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina

Adam Russo was born in Connecticut and moved to South Carolina as a child. Growing up in the low country, he gained a deep appreciation for the culture and ways of Charleston's society. After attending the College of Charleston, Mr. Russo completed his legal education at St. Thomas University and Florida State. While in law school he clerked for the Florida Supreme Court. Most recently, Mr. Russo was a DUI prosecutor for the 14th Judicial Circuit, and a private defense attorney.

Areas of Practice

  • 50% DUI Defense
  • 35% Criminal (generally)
  • 10% Wills, Trusts, and Estates
  • 5% Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina, 2009


  • St. Thomas University School of Law, Miami Gardens, Florida
    • J.D. cum laude - 2009
  • College of Charleston
    • B.A. - 2005
    • Major: English Literature

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • National College for DUI Defense

Past Employment Positions

  • Laubshire Law Firm, LLC, Associate Attorney, 2014 - 2016
  • 14th Circuit Solicitors Office, Assistant Solicitor, 2012 - 2014

Pro Bono Activities

  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, 2008 - 2009
  • Crisis Ministeries/Homeless or Indigent Law, 2009 - 2010


  • Spanish