Lauren Russell is an associate in the Litigation Department with a focus on media and entertainment. Her work is informed by her experience working as a photo editor and associate producer at CNN, and aiding in the coverage of the October 2016 term of the U.S. Supreme Court as an intern at NPR.
Lauren previously represented clients in complex corporate and commercial litigation proceedings in Delaware.
“Court Dismisses Former Ad Exec’s Defamation Lawsuit Against Adweek On Jurisdictional Grounds,” MLRC MediaLawLetter, September 2020
“NCAA Athletes Will Finally Be Able to Exploit Their Name and Likeness, But Not School Trademarks,” MLRC MediaLawLetter, June 2020
“Florida Court Dismisses Pastor’s, Mega-Church’s Defamation Suit Against Univision Under Anti-SLAPP Statute,” MLRC MediaLawLetter, December 2019
University of North Carolina School of Law (J.D. 2018, with honors)
Comments Editor and Staff Member, North Carolina Law Review
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (B.A., Journalism, 2012)
District of Columbia
U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina