RALEIGH, NC—Ward and Smith is pleased to announce Tyler Russell as the new co-chair of the Raleigh Geographic Team. He will serve with government relations attorney Whitney Campbell Christensen, who has led the team since 2019.
Russell has held several leadership positions within the firm, including leading the Financial Institutions Group and co-chairing the Hemp Law Practice. In his new position, Russell will assist in the office’s business development initiatives, and civic and community involvement efforts. He will also play an active role in recruiting and retention of employees while also maintaining his full-time law practice.