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Russell U. Schenkman

Partner

rus@schenkmanjennings.com
Phone: (609) 452-0110
Fax: (609) 580-1481

13 Roszel Road
Suite C-225
Princeton, New Jersey 08540

Practice Areas
  • Business and Corporate
  • Employment / Labor
  • Physician and Professional Practices
  • Asset Protection and Estate Planning
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Estate Administration

Russ provides general counsel services to owners of closely-held companies and U.S. subsidiaries of foreign corpoarations, represents individuals in connection with their estate planning and asset protection planning needs, and represents physicians and professionals in structuring and expanding their professional practices. He has extensive experience as a transaction lawyer in commercial transactions, sales and acquisitions of businesses, mergers, venture capital financing, corporate governance matters and shareholder disputes. He is actively involved in all aspects of employment law, including severance agreements, drafting and enforcing non-competition and confidentiality agreements, protection of trade secrets and planning to minimize employment litigation. Russ also prepares and structures comprehensive estate plans, asset protection plans and succession plans for individuals and their closely held businesses and represents estates, individual beneficiaries and trustees in estate, trust and probate proceedings and disputes.

Russ is a certified public accountant and is a frequent author on a variety of topics, particularly on corporate law issues, estate and asset protection planning, employment law and physician practices.

Education:

L.L.M. Taxation, New York University School of Law
J.D., Syracuse University College of Law
B.S., University of Illinois

Bar Admissions:

New Jersey
New York

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